Sir John Timpson, chaiman & owner of Timpson, smiling at the camera stood infront of a wall of keys.

Sir John Timpson CBE

Chaiman & Owner of Timpson

A true champion of our high streets, Timpson embodies a business with family truly at its heart. Living by his late wife Alex’s mantra that, “You can have a brilliant business and still be kind”, John shares his innovative tips for running a respected, triumphant, purposeful business.

On building the ultimate family business

Why you will enjoy this episode:

  • John explains how he uses Mr Men cartoons for recruitment (you heard that right!).
  • You’ll learn Timpson’s innovative approach to helping ex-offenders re-enter the workplace.
  • The freedom he offers his staff is motivating and refreshing, showing how to empower your team.

Other episodes you might enjoy