40 Minute Mentor

40 Minute Mentor - Alex Stephany and James Mitra

40 Minute Mentor – Episode 12 – Alex Stephany – Beam

Today’s guest and your Mentor for the next 40 minutes is the ever so inspiring author of “The Business of Sharing” and Founder and CEO of Beam – Alex Stephany. Having started his career as a lawyer, living and working all over the world, Alex decided to join the tech startup JustPark as their COO […]

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40 Minute Mentor Podcast - Pippa Lamb and James Mitra

40 Minute Mentor – Episode 11 – Pippa Lamb – Sweet Capital

Today’s episode of the 40 Minute Mentor is another bonus episode which was recorded live at our JBM drinks event in September. We run these events every quarter, to bring together clients and candidates who have helped us spread the word about JBM and to thank them for all their help and support. These events […]

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James Mitra and Jenny Costa

40 Minute Mentor – Episode 9 – Jenny Costa – Rubies in the Rubble

In today’s episode of the 40 Minute Mentor, I’m joined by founder and CEO of Rubies in the Rubble, Jenny Costa. Having started her career in finance, Jenny soon realised there was a bigger cause she felt passionate about. After reading that one third of all food produced globally is wasted, she knew she had […]

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James Mitra and Fred Jones

40 Minute Mentor – Episode 8 – Fred Jones – Uber

In today’s episode of the 40 Minute Mentor, I’m joined by my first guest from a tech Unicorn, as I speak with Fred Jones, Board Director and Head of New Mobility for Uber UK and Ireland. Uber need no introduction, they’re one of the world’s biggest tech businesses and have grown from a small scale […]

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James Mitra, Henry Faber & Walter Kerr

40 Minute Mentor – Episode 7 – Henry Faber & Walter Kerr – Oppidan

In today’s episode you get to hear from not one, but two brilliant guests as I chat with Henry Faber and Walter Kerr, founders of Oppidan. Frustrated by shortcomings that they saw in the tuition sector, Henry and Walter set up Oppidan to tackle the pressurised, anxiety-driven education market in the U.K. Their goal was […]

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