Our Alumni

BA alumni from our past 5 editions have achieved an 92% success rate, despite a global recession.

  • Doriana Carlucci

    Doriana Carlucci

    Silver award winner for autumn edition

    Mind The Flat | 2014 | www.mindtheflat.co.uk

    The Mind the Flat is firmly founded on the principles of transparency, efficiency and quality. We aim to provide everything tenants and private landlords need during their rental experience, ensuring an open window on the rental market.

  • Carissa Abraham

    Carissa Abraham

    Lovely Notebooks | 2010 | lovelynotebooks.co.uk

    Lovely Notebooks is renowned for its eclectic designs and wide product range for stationery lovers at any age. The uniqueness of the range is maintained with exclusive prints and patterns all handmade in the UK.

  • Shruti Malani Krishnan

    Shruti Malani Krishnan

    powr of you | 2014 | www.powrofyou.com

    Shruti started her tech startup, powr of you in 2013. powr of you is an analytics platform that strings together your online presence to bring you personal insights and monetise your data.

  • Vicky Forrester

    Vicky Forrester

    Flux Studios | 2013 | fluxstudios.org

    Flux Studios provide opportunities for anyone wishing to explore and develop their jewellery making skills. Their jewellery school provides a range of daytime and evening classes taught in an exciting and creative environment.

  • Jade Castello

    Jade Castello

    Nalla Skincare | 2014

    Nalla Skincare Ltd was created by Jade Castello and is a luxury range of skincare products for pre and post pregnancy and infants with problematic skin. Each product is enriched with natural and active ingredients to help improve skin problems.

  • Polly Waite

    Polly Waite

    Polliander (changing to The Old Bike Shed ‑ re branding) | 2014 | www.polliander.com

    I source, buy, re‑design, restore and sell pieces of furniture. I’m starting to design and make a small made to order range. My work is sold in Lovely & British on Bermondsey St and through my website. I also do commissions for other people, restoring their modern and antique furniture.

  • Victoria Walford

    Victoria Walford

    Victorious Baking | 2012

    Victorious Baking produce delicious, fresh, naturally sweet 25-calorie treats that are gluten, dairy, soy and nut-free, with low fat and no added sugar.

  • Clover Lewis

    Clover Lewis

    Clover Lewis Swimwear | 2013 | cloverlewis.com

    Clover Lewis Swimwear create confidence-boosting swimwear for women following breast surgery and for women living with uneven breasts.

  • Rosie Shaw

    Rosie Shaw

    Rosie Shaw Upholstery | 2014 | www.rosieshawupholstery.co.uk

    My services range from reupholstering and restoring furniture to creating bespoke items such as headboards, blanket boxes/ottomans and upholstered screens, all made to the customer’s specifications. As well as taking commissions, I restore and sell one‑off items using traditional techniques and materials.

  • Endy McKay

    Endy McKay

    Outspoken Arts | 2012 | outspokenarts.com

    Outspoken Arts is a Community Interest Company that empowers and inspires people through engagement with performing arts and media. All workshops are delivered by TV actors and working industry professionals to produce high quality performance based workshop packages.

  • Karanjit Sandhu

    Karanjit Sandhu

    Sandhu Architects Ltd | 2013 | sandhuarchitects.com

    Sandhu Architects was formed in 2009 as a design led practice based in London. Since then the practice has worked on a number of projects ranging from Grade II listed refurbishments, new build residential, small extensions and retail design.

  • Victoria Holt

    Victoria Holt

    2012 Silver Award Winner

    Fred and Ginger Ltd | 2012 | fredandginger.com

    Fred & Ginger London produce exclusive and timeless lingerie designed by Victoria Holt and currently selling in some of the worlds best boutiques and department stores including Selfridges London.

  • Charlotte Fereday

    Charlotte Fereday

    Eulergy | 2014 | eulergy.com

    Eulergy believe that academic work can be used to solve real problems. They provide an online matchmaking platform that connects research (Students, Researchers and Academics) with industry (SME’s, Charities, Government/ Creative and Cultural sector) where students are rewarded for their efforts and companies can access a pool of creative minds and future employees.

  • Natalie Jonk

    Natalie Jonk

    Walacea | 2014 | www.walacea.com

    Walacea is a crowd funding platform specifically for scientific research. The ultimate goals are to help more research get funded and to engage the public in research that is important to them. This might be environmental, related to a rare disease or a new technology.

  • Sarah Gunn

    Sarah Gunn

    | 2014 | www.saragunn.com

    Luxury fashion jewellery. I create unique, individually made pieces of jewellery, sometimes with added meaning for the wearer through customisation or symbolic imagery. I work in leather and metals to create bold forms textured with images and patterns; current collection using skin textures, and new collection using images of London.

  • Julie Hannay

    Julie Hannay

    2013 Gold Award Winner

    John & Pearl | 2013 | johnandpearl.co.uk

    John & Pearl is an exciting, energetic young jewellery label producing bold statement jewellery that is unique, colourful and fun to wear.

  • Ade Aboaba

    Ade Aboaba

    Fit-City | Autumn 2014 | www.fit-city.co.uk

    FIT CITY Ltd develops opportunities for people to engage with and explore their urban environments through physical activity. FIT CITY is here to help you integrate exercise into your daily life to achieve your health, wellbeing, fitness and sporting event goals.

     

  • Ellie Laycock

    Ellie Laycock

    2012 Platinum Award Winner

    Hunted and Stuffed | 2012 | huntedandstuffed.com

    Ellie Laycock, trained artist and London-based professional photographer is also founder of Hunted and Stuffed, upcycled vintage cushions handmade from original vintage tea towels, silk scarves and rare textiles.

  • Naheed Afzal

    Naheed Afzal

    Contracts IT | 2014 | contractsit.com

    Naheed Afzal co-founded and established Contracts IT, a leading IT Recruitment Consultancy offering a consultative approach to Staffing Solutions at Permanent & Contract levels.

  • Kate Linsley

    Kate Linsley

    Race Force | 2014 | www.raceforce.co.uk

    We are a team of coaches and mechanics with a passion for Triathlon. We regularly compete cross Europe and bring approx 30 people with us to each race supporting them in all of the event logistics and coaching them through the event itself. We provide flights, accommodation & bike transport options

  • Arina Sprynz

    Arina Sprynz

    Rinz Sound Ltd | 2013 | rinzsound.com

    Rinz Sound are creators of distinctive 21st century designed speakers that fuse precious and innovative materials with cutting edge design.

  • Ronke Ige

    Ronke Ige

    Emi & Ben | 2009 | emiandben.com

    Emi & Ben is a natural skin care company specialising in body butters, handmade with 100% unrefined Shea butter. Shea butter has been used for centuries on the African continent and it was due to Ronke becoming an expectant mother that the Emi & Ben brand was born.

  • Anna Hindocha

    Anna Hindocha

    Silver award winner

    Warm Glow Photo | 2014 | warmglowphoto.com/

    Warm Glow Photo is a family portraiture photography business specialising in natural, relaxed portraits of young children. I aim to communicate the sense of freedom, excitement and fun that small children approach the world with. It is very important to me that sessions are respectful and child led.

    warmglowphoto.com

  • Clare Waldron

    Clare Waldron

    Clare Waldron ~ Yoga. Creativity. Life | 2014 | www.clarewaldron.com

    I help people to create a space for inner healing, reconnection, peace and empowerment through yoga and art workshops. I offer public and private classes, and I have an online membership area with courses for people who would like to delve deeper and practice at home.