I am an experienced startup entrepreneur and have featured in numerous business publications and broadcast media, but perhaps most notably I appeared on series 10 of BBCs Dragons' Den where Mat and I received a record offer of £250,000 from Theo Paphitis.


A blockchain project I consulted on in 2018/19 which aims to massively disrupt the global distribution and sale of digital content like PC games, movies and music using blockchain-based decentralised networks.

The Catalyst Protocol


I wrote the business plan and Investment Memorandum for a mobile app startup called - a revolutionary peer-to-peer marketplace for physical media such as console games & Blu-Rays.


I founded this startup which went on to become one of the UKs biggest players in the 'recommence' space, buying and selling on millions of DVDs, CDs, Games and tech.

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