Neil Simpson

Neil Simpson

Founding partner

The Corner

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My Character:
  • Entrepreneur
What have you been proudest of this year?

The people at The Corner.

And what's been your biggest disappointment?

Undisclosed.

When was the last time you surprised yourself?

Batting in the father/son cricket match this summer.

If you could change one thing about the industry at the moment, what would it be (and why)?

The culture of self-reflection. Look outwards and look confident.

How do you get your creative juices flowing?

I buy him an energy smoothy.

You're planning a fun night out. Who from the industry would be your (fantasy) playmates (and why)?

You know who you are. Strap in, it's going global.

The internet has been banned. What do you miss most (and why)?

The Racing Post.

What's the last Google search you did?

Fourth declension Latin.

The robots are coming. What would you get yours to do for you?

Deal with cold callers.

When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?

Drunk.

All the world's culture (art, music, literature etc) is about to be destroyed. What one thing would you save (and why)?

The British Library.

I'm still here because…

They haven't wheeled me out yet.

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