Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies

Case Studies

ravi_yearinenterprise_smallRavi Toor, Year in Enterprise 2015/16
Currently on his Year in Enterprise, Ravi is working on his second business venture: Filamentive, a sustainable 3D printing materials business.

meg_casestudysmallMeg Dale-Hughes, BA Marketing with Mangement
As part of her first year modules, Meg was involved with the Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies, studying some of the enterprise discovery modules.

gavinkelleher_casestudysmallGavin Kelleher, RAG President 2015/16
In his first year of university, Gavin studied the Leadership in Business module that is run by the Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies.

dominique_web_smallDominique Nielsen, BSc Biotechnology with Enterprise
For first year student Dominique Neilsen, it was not knowing which subject to study at University which led her to BSc Biotechnology with Enterprise.

christopercox_websmallChristopher Cox, BA Music with Enterprise
As a keen performer, Christopher wanted to continue studying music, but wanted to learn more about business and how it works behind the scenes.

tj_web_smallTejaswi (TJ) Bhardwaj, MSc Enterprise 2014-15
Studying at the University of Leeds, for international postgraduate student Tejaswi Bhardwaj has been everything he expected and more.

terrance_web_smallJiachen Lui, MSc Enterprise 2014-15
International postgraduate student Jiachen Liu chose to study at the University of Leeds following completion of his undergraduate Software Engineering degree in China.

antoniabenson168x170Antonia Benson, MSc Enterprise (14/15)
Antonia chose Leeds after looking for business schools that offered courses focusing on entrepreneurship.

Philip Caruana Turner, MSc Enterprise (13/14)
Philip is studied at Leeds to develop his understanding of enterprise and deepen his business knowledge …

Manar Al Hiniai, Lucky Nooni
Since graduation Manar has started her own casual wear fashion line company “Lucky Nooni”, a blend of East and West, and has gained a huge response.

Sarah Allison, Social Yorkshire
Communications graduate Sarah first approached Spark offering social media training on a freelance basis …

Sam Ryan and Barney Williams, JumpIn
A chat in a Leeds bar gave undergraduates Sam and Barney an idea …


Jessica Bateson
Jessica took an Enterprise elective module to develop her own ideas for a social enterprise …


Becky Edlin and Ged Savva, Magpie Comms
Magpie’s directors and Leeds alumni, Becky and Gerard, have come full circle …


Hannah Gillicker
Year in Enterprise 2013 was the start of Hannah’s enterprising career …


Ayelet Malman, Wireless Medical Ltd.
Medical student, Ayelet, took a two-week LEC elective module and won the 2012 Business Plan Competition …


Ashleigh Rodda, Bariatric Training Suits Ltd
Ashleigh approached Spark as she needed advice on growing her fledgling business …


Nick Simm
Year in Enterprise 2012 was the start of Nick’s enterprising career …


Sophie Tregellis, Top Collar
Animal lover Sophie was inspired to create her range of dog biscuits after going to RSPCA dog shows …


Enterprise Centre Projects

Ángel Luis Torres Díaz, Amelia Carleton, Andrei Kazak, Lola Mateos Salvador
Salamanca Enterprise Exchange Programme 2013 …


Ceri Elen Challinor, Alex Edwards and Carlos Rosón
Salamanca Enterprise Exchange Programme 2012 …


Michael Fincham and Keir Hutton Ferris
Salamanca Enterprise Exchange Programme 2011 …


CSR in Action 2012
CSR in Action students talk about their experiences of volunteering with local community groups …


Enterprise & Financial Literacy into Schools Module
Students talk about their experiences of volunteering with local schools, what they enjoyed and how they benefitted …

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