Cruising the coast of Portugal

We wanted to make sure we saw some of Portugal’s beautiful coast while we were in Lisbon, so I opened up my number one travel go to, the Viator app, and checked out what was on offer in the custom tours section. Cruising the coast in a vintage VW convertible immediately caught my eye, so […]

Loving Lisbon

Stuart and I had the chance to visit Portugal recently, a place that neither of us had been previously. It’s fair to say it won’t be the last time we visit though, we absolutely loved it, and I wanted to share a few of the reasons why. I’m going to start with the things that […]

The Iconic Women Podcast is Born!

Last year we launched our Iconic Women program at Icon Group with a goal of forming connections between the huge number of women who work across the Group, and providing a way of supporting each other and lifting each other up. I’m a huge fan of the power of story sharing, and we’ve seen over […]

A Marathon Journey

I remember Stuart coming home from his annual pre-Christmas lunch with two mates in 2008 and announcing that they were all going to run the New York Marathon the following November.  Given the somewhat liquid nature these lunches can take at times I have to admit I took the news with a grain of salt, […]

Top Ten Tech Trends for 2019

One of my favourite presentations each year at the Our Crowd Global Investor Summit is the Top Ten Tech Trends. I always find this a great thought stimulator, and this year was no exception. These were this years trends, and I’ve added my thoughts around each of them. Education Gets Smarter Education, alongside health, is […]