Search

Top award for Young Enterprise adviser

PUBLISHED: 10:42 07 July 2009 | UPDATED: 14:31 05 October 2010

photo

photo

BANK worker Richard Davis has won the London region Young Enterprise Business Adviser award. The whizkid from Credit Suisse in Canary Wharf won the accolade for providing keen business advice to school pupils to set up their own companies

BANK worker Richard Davis has won the London region Young Enterprise Business Adviser award.

The whizkid from Credit Suisse in Canary Wharf won the accolade for providing keen business advice to school pupils to set up their own companies.

He’s been working in the Young Enterprise company programme’ which helps kids as young as 14 set up and run a company.

The young students create a product or service, raise the capital and run the business from school for an academic year, developing business skills needed in the working world.

The scheme involves experts from commerce like Richard who volunteer their time as advisers to guide the youngsters through the trials and tribulations they face during the year.

He gave advice to a company set up by pupils at Haberdashers’ Aske’s Knights Academy in Bromley, Kent, called Girls Cadore,’ producing jewellery and personalised goods such as cards and Japanese fans which they sold at Spitalfields Market.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the East London Advertiser. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the East London Advertiser