First job:Shelf stacker at Waitrose.
Dream job:Being an entrepreneur.
Economy, business or first class:Business and economy
Most extravagant purchase:My honeymoon to St Lucia with my wife Krishna.
Most-played song on your iPod:All of Toni Braxton’s first album.
Best business book:‘Losing My Virginity’ – Richard Branson
Worst business moment:In the beginning, when IT problems jeopardised our launch.
Proudest business moment:When we employed our 50th employee and realised the business was not dependent on me anymore.
Your business mentor:I look up to and try to learn from anyone who has worked hard to achieve something for themselves and others.
Next big thing:In 2011, I want to focus on offering customers GP consultations where they can quickly and easily book an appointment with a registered doctor and get a fast diagnosis or advice online in a way which hasn’t been done before. Launched in 2007, Chemistdirect.co.uk made its name by drastically undercutting high-street pharmacies. Today, it turns over more than £10m and has 300,000 registered users.
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