Glaziers Hall,

Esquire Self-Made, our inaugural one-day summit on starting a successful business, will bring together inspiring leaders from a range of high-profile start-ups, businesses and professions for a day of empowering keynote talks, panel discussions and unmissable networking opportunities.

Technology innovators, design leaders, career shifters, industry disruptors and property moguls — Esquire Self-Made will encompass a broad range of sectors. Hear the stories of successful entrepreneurs and what they learned in the process of setting up their businesses; and how making a career change in your thirties or forties could be the best decision you’ll ever make.

Schedule for the day

12.00-13.00: Welcome brunch

13.00-13.30: Panel One – Passion Projects

13.35-14.05: Panel Two – Disruptors and Innovators

14.10-14.45: Panel Three – Technology and Social Media

14.45-15.00: Break

15.00-15.35: Panel Four – Fail to Succeed

15.40-16.00: Keynote speaker

16.00-18.00: Drinks and Networking

*NB the schedule is subject to change, please keep checking back for updated details



Everyone who purchases a ticket for Esquire Self-Made will have the chance to pitch their business idea to a panel of business experts in a five-minute slot. The winning pitch selected by the panel will receive a specially designed prize (to be announced imminently) to assist in launching the winner’s start-up. Simply sign up when you purchase your ticket and we will be in touch with further information.


Cornerstone founder appearing at Esquire Event
Orlebar Brown featuring at Esquire Self-Made event
Hawksmoor Restaurant featuring at Esquire Self-Made event
SBTV founder appearing at event Esquire Self-made


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