Julie Deane

Julie dean was 47 when she started The Cambridge Satchel Company. Starting off with just £600 with the help of her mother, Julie was able to create a satchel, looking to make sales so she could afford funds for her daughter going to private school when she got bullied at school.  This has started out to be a worldwide success especially in China. As she was encouraged to make more satchels and hoping that she would be able to afford a private school for her daughter, she decided to make The Cambridge Satchel Company with recent of trends, hitting millions of sales all thanks to her popular bright coloured satchels a big gap in the market.  Today she raised over £12m and continues to make satchels with her entrepreneurial efforts.