Julie deane

Julie Deane founded The Cambridge Satchel Company at her kitchen table in 2008 with £600 and the help of her mother.What started as a means to fund her children's private school fees has turned into a multi-million pound fashion line, an iconic carry-all beloved of A-listers and now, the company adored for its brightly coloured arm candy and cute buckles has been given a £12.7m cash injection by the same venture capital firm that invests in ASOS and Net-A-Porter.Deane, 47, also plans on expanding across the US and China after a successful trade mission trip with David Cameron .

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