My First Million — Richard Corrigan, chef

Richard Corrigan

Hard work is a key ingredient for patron of three top restaurants

Dean Richmond of Pets Corner photographed in Lewes for Money FT.
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My First Million — Dean Richmond

Pet shop chain plans to open one shop a month

Sophie Cornish and Holly Tucker, founders of

My First Million — Holly Tucker

Online gift business started from a kitchen table

Michael Vaughan with the Ashes replica, England v Australia, 5th Test, The Oval, Sep 05. (Photo by Patrick Eagar/Patrick Eagar Collection via Getty Images)
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My First Million — Michael Vaughan

Former England cricket captain puts his investments to the test

JAson Kingsley

My First Million — Jason Kingsley

A ‘knight’ on the charge in the software industry

Ross Williams, Founder and CEO of Global Personals Ltd. Photograph: Rosie Hallam
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My first million — Ross Williams

He set up a dating site and met his wife online

My First Million. The story of how Nick Jenkins made his fortune from Moonpig, and he is a new Dragon on the telly.
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My first million — Nick Jenkins

Moonpig founder earned £42m from sale of the online card company

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My First Million — Steve Gross

Angling to stay in business for the long term

Dougal Gunn Sharp, The Innis & Gunn Brewing Company Ltd. Edinburgh
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My First Million — Dougal Gunn Sharp

The recession was good for my craft brewery

Neil Warnock of the Agency Group. For FT Money.
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My First Million — Neil Warnock

Life with the stars for the music impresario

My First Million — Colin Stevens

Bathroom supplier survived the recession with cash in the bank

My First Million — Rob Halliday-Stein

Online bullion dealer achieved £96m sales in 2013-14

My First Million — William Watkins

Farmer who found money in them thar hills

Knowledge is power — and profit

From small beginnings, company now works with BA, HSBC and the NHS

My First Million — John Styring

Children’s book publisher tells his success story

My First Million — William Buick

Flat out in the saddle with the up and coming jockey

My First Million — Stephen Fear

The entrepreneur with no Fear

My First Million — Erica James

Loneliness launched a successful writing career

My First Million — Anthony Ward Thomas

A moving story of success from small beginnings

My First Million — Sara Murray

Mother of invention reaps rich rewards


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