Global Entrepreneurship Week celebrated its 15th anniversary this year across 200 countries.
In the UK hundreds of events took place across the country and online via the GEN UK HUB. The big theme was Grow with Purpose focusing on the why and how entrepreneurs can make an impact. GEW UK 2022 launched at the NatWest conference centre in London hosted by GEW UK Director Katie Matthews. An incredible lineup of speakers took to the stage including Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, Shevaun Haviland, CEO of UK Business Angels Association, Jenny Tooth, NatWest’s Director of Women in Business, Yvonne Greaves, and Director of Universal Inclusion & Secretariat for All-Party Parliamentary Group for Inclusive Entrepreneurship, Jacqueline Winstanley. Founder & Director of One Earth & Unite on Purpose, Linzi Boyd gave the final presentation talking about how you can find your purpose and propel your business. The launch event along with others from across GEW are available to view on demand on the GEN UK HUB.