Marjan van Aubel won July’s Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award for her business, CAVENTOU. Along with £5,000 funding Marjan will also receive mentoring sessions with programme alumni and a coaching workshop with Shell senior business leaders.
As we strive to support this thriving community in the best way possible, we would like to hear a bit more about your business and entrepreneurial journey to enable us to focus our support on issues that are most relevant to today’s entrepreneurs.
Shell LiveWIRE is calling on the UK’s bright young entrepreneurs to enter the 2016 Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future programme, designed to celebrate and support start-up businesses with innovative ideas to tackle today’s energy and resource challenges.
Solveiga Pakštaitė won a Shell LiveWIRE Smarter Future Award for her business Design By Sol in March 2015 before going on to be shortlisted for the Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. In March 2016, Solveiga wowed Shell staff with her brilliant innovation, scooping the £5,000 Shell Staff Inspiration Award at this year’s Shell Enterprise Development Awards.
2015 Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the Year and co-founder of Adaptavate, Tom Robinson, has been broadcast citywide in a recent television interview with London Live, following his success at the Shell Enterprise Development Awards. Tom
Seven new Ideas Lab residents each navigated three stages of pitching in December 2015 to win a place in the Ideas Lab third intake.The diverse and talented bunch will be developing a wide range of low carbon ideas at ECCI from gardening products created out of coffee waste to a mobile app for foodies.