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Business talk with Mark Wright, winner of 'The Apprentice' 2016 

UEL business students will hear about the journey of rising entrepreneur

The Business Department at the University of East London is delighted to welcome  Mark Wright, an influential entrepreneur and self-taught digital marketing specialist, renowned for his success in winning BBC’s 'The Apprentice' in 2016.

In securing the winners title, Mark went on to find and develop one of the UK’s fastest growing digital marketing agencies, Climb Online, in partnership with Lord Alan Sugar.

As the most successful business to have been founded by an Apprentice winner to date, Climb Online boasts four UK office locations, a customer base of 400 plus and a second-year turnover in excess of £4 million as of January 2017.

Boasting a sincere drive for success, Mark now plans to transform Climb Online into a global business with Sydney, Australia in firm sight. 

Mark will share his experiences and tips for succeeding in business with UEL students. This event is not open to the public.

Tuesday, 20 February 2018
14:00-15:00