Name: Olly Olsen
Company: The Office Group. We provide flexible office space and meeting rooms.
First job: Paper round at the age of 11, and market trading by 15.
Dream job: Pro sportsman! Golfer, footballer, boxer, cyclist, skier… any of the above!
Car: No car. I own a Vespa scooter.
Economy, business or first class: Economy. Unless I use air miles.
Most extravagant purchase: My home in Queen’s Park.
Most-played song on your iPod: “Original Nuttah” by Shy FX.
Best business book: The closest I get to a business book is the quality press, which I read every day. I prefer to get my business advice from other sources, such as my business partner Charlie.
Worst business moment: Financial barriers to expansion in 2009.
Proudest business moment: Refinancing business in 2010.
Your business mentor: My two business partners Charlie Green and Lloyd Dorfman.
Next big thing: Mobile working and shared office space.
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