How can entrepreneurs not just recover from the crisis, but rejuvenate the economy?

Season 2, Episode 9

In episode 9, Alice Hu-Wagner, Sir Chris Deverell, Julia Hawkins, Chris Wade and Thomas Hellmann discuss the role of entrepreneurs when it comes to bringing us out of the crisis into a new normal.

How can entrepreneurs bring about innovations to speed up the economic recovery? And what are the specific problems they are well placed to address?


Alice Hu-Wagner, managing director, British Business Bank.

Sir Chris Deverell, former UK Armed Forces Chief of Staff of the Joint Forces Command; founder Deverell Innovation Ventures.

Julia Hawkins, partner, LocalGlobe. 

Chris Wade, co-founder and partner, Isomer Capital.

Thomas Hellmann, DP World Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation; site lead, Creative Destruction Lab, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford.