Introducing our Founder, Andrew Scott
An award winning entrepreneur, investor, business advisor and key-note speaker.
From a large Irish family Andrew Scott grew up in Belfast during ‘The Troubles’ and was one of the survivors of the infamous Abercorn IRA terrorist bomb.
Leaving the conflict behind, he moved to London at 18 with a burning desire to make a positive impact on the world, and embarked on a journey that would see him build, acquire and exit multiple companies and actively support good causes, inspire young people and mentor aspiring entrepreneurs.
In 2017 Andrew was presented with the prestigious Institute of Directors (IoD) ‘Director of the Year for Corporate Responsibility’ Award and in 2018 his company became an official Partner of Inspire – the organisation that delivers the Goldman Sachs ’10,000 Entrepreneurs’ program. He has sat on the Chamber of Commerce committee and the Marketing Council of the GGF in London, and is a Fellow of the Institute of Sales & Marketing Management (ISMM).
Today Andrew oversees a group of autonomous, successful companies with global reach and influence. He is a regular writer/columnist and a sought-after key-note speaker on the latest marketing thinking and business strategy, as well as giving inspirational talks and seminars at business events, conferences and schools/colleges.
As CEO and publisher of Business Leader Magazine, Andrew works with some of the UK’s most influential leaders in business, education and government, financial institutions and high-profile business celebrities and entrepreneurs, with a network of over 100,000 CEOs, business owners and directors across the UK and further afield.
Outside of business, Andrew’s interests include travel and art, philanthropic activities and support for a variety of charities and good causes. He is passionate about the environment and long-term sustainability, and has been vegan since 2017.