Advice , Talk

Unleashing purpose in your business

The Power of Purpose 2023 | London Event!

Learn how to unleash purpose in your business through groundbreaking stories and insights from successful entrepreneurs!

Join us for a life-changing event on “The Power of Purpose” for entrepreneurs who want to find meaning and purpose in their businesses, or build a business from scratch that will change the world.

Our expert speakers will share their insights, experiences, and practical strategies for finding purpose, creating an impactful brand, and building a successful business that makes a difference.

You will leave the event with a renewed sense of purpose and a clear understanding of how to integrate your passion and purpose into your business, to achieve long-term success that makes a difference.


Philip Belamant, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Zilch

Philip Belamant is the CEO & Co-Founder of Zilch, Europe’s fastest-ever company to go from launch to unicorn status in 14 months from launch while latterly also becoming gross profitable and reaching over 3 million customers in just 24 months, 2-3 years faster than the average unicorn peer.

Renée Elliott, Founder Planet Organic

Renée Elliott founded Planet Organic, the UK’s first organic supermarket, in 1995 and changed the way the UK thinks about food. With her mission to promote health in the community, Renée challenged conventional retailing and showed that values-led, commercially-driven business is Good Business. Today Planet Organic is a beloved, successful multi-million pound brand.

Becky Wollam, Purpose Activation Lead at John Lewis Partnership

Becky joined the John Lewis Partnership in 2009 as a graduate trainee, securing her first Branch Manager position in Leighton Buzzard, before leading a variety of branches across the UK. Today, Becky leads a Partnership-wide transformation programme to 78,000 employees, refreshing and embedding their 100 year-old organisation’s Purpose; ‘Working in Partnership for a Happier World.’ The work has been recognised externally by the CorpComms Awards, winning four awards, for best embodiment of corporate purpose, best employee engagement and best internal comms campaign.

Saasha Celestial-One, Co-Founder & COO of Olio

Saasha is the Co-Founder & COO of Olio, a free app which harnesses the power of mobile technology and the sharing economy to provide a revolutionary new solution to the problem of food waste. Olio does this by connecting neighbours with each other, and with local businesses so that surplus food can be shared, not thrown away.

Graham Hobson, Founder Photobox

Graham is a technologist who founded Photobox in 2000, growing it to become Europe’s largest personalisation company, acquiring several companies along the way including Moonpig. He now advises on growth and entrepreneurship, and works pro-bono in the areas of social & wealth inequality, climate change and under-represented founders. He sold Photobox for £400 million.


Simon Squibb, Investor, Entrepreneur and Co-Founder & CEO HelpBnk

Simon has spent 10 years as an entrepreneur in the UK and 20 years as an entrepreneur in Hong Kong. He started his first company when he was homeless at 15 years old, and he sold his last company Fluid to PwC. He has also invested in over 70 startups in the last 15 years.

Today Simon is the founder of HelpBnk, a platform that helps people learn how to start and scale a business for free. Recently he launched – a place people can stay for free, eat for free and learn business for free alongside other like-minded people.

Location: Vue Cinema London – West End (Leicester Square), 3 Cranbourn Street, London WC2H 7AL

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