The Disrupters
The Disrupters
BBC Radio 4
The Cambridge Satchel Company's Julie Deane
40 minutes Posted Nov 13, 2018 at 2:32 pm.
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‘I let the confidence in myself be shaken’
Julie Deane started The Cambridge Satchel Company at her kitchen table with £600. Ten years on the company sells 10,000 bags a month. But getting to this point hasn’t been easy. She talks to Kamal and Rohan about having to fire her manufacturer whilst orders piled up and how pressure from venture capitalists nearly brought her company under.