Happy 7th Birthday!

7 years ago this week I took the plunge and set up  JBM ?  I was 25 and frankly had no idea if it would work but strongly believed there was a space in the market for an entrepreneurially minded, values driven firm that put relationships first. The first 2 years was a hustle. Going […]

Leadership Lessons From Building Uber In The UK with Fred Jones

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 […]

Creating Cultures That Enable Individuals To Be Their True Self with Ruth Penfold

Today’s guest is the brilliant Ruth Penfold, People VP at Onfido. Onfido uses machine learning to help companies verify the identity of their users online. Founded in 2012 the business has gone from strength to strength and earlier this year raised $50 million in a funding round led by SoftBank Investments and Salesforce ventures. Ruth […]

Scaling Moonpig To Exit with Iain Martin

Today’s guest is Iain Martin, former Managing Director of Moonpig and the recently announced, new CEO of Mahabis I was introduced to Iain by a client who thought we’d really get on and he was completely right. Iain’s a great guy and was kind enough to come and talk at one of our recent JBM […]

Following The Less Travelled Path with Charlene Chen

I’m really excited to write this blog as it’s the first blog for our new podcast, JBM’s 40 Minute Mentor! As this marks the first episode of our new series I wanted to tell you a little bit about it before introducing today’s guest. About the 40 Minute Mentor As a search firm that works […]