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Nick Jenkins, Moonpig founder, discusses being an entrepreneur in the UK & his lessons in business

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Oxford Union Treasurer, Finlay Armstrong (Regents Park College), speaks to Nick Jenkins about his challenges in founding the online greeting card company Moonpig and what it was like to live & work in Russia in the early days of life after communism – & what caused him to leave.

Mr Jenkins founded Moonpig in 2000 on his return to the UK and subsequently sold the business in 2011 for £120 million. He appeared as a ‘dragon’ on Dragon’s Den in the show’s 13th & 14th seasons and continues to invest in start-ups.

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