Mick Jackson - WildHearts Group
|Mick is a serial entrepreneur, author and Ex Chart topping rock singer. He is also the founder of the WildHearts Group, a portfolio of companies committed to creating global social change. To date, WildHearts have transformed over 300,000 lives globally and invested over £7,000,000. Mick’s work has been recognised globally, having received numerous honorary doctorates, was EY Entrepreneur of the Year in 2016 and was voted Top Scot by the UK public (an honour he shares with JK Rowling and Sir Chris Hoy). In 2015 WildHearts was awarded Social Enterprise UK’s People Choice Award. Mick is the second only recipient of the highly prestigious Babson Social Innovation Award from the world’s top school in entrepreneurship.|
The WildHearts Group launches companies that through their activities and profits deliver entrepreneurship education and microfinance across the world. To date, they've positively impacted over 300,000 lives.Their award-winning entrepreneurial training programme, Micro-Tyco, has been delivered to over 40,000 young people and has been embedded into the recruitment and training programmes of leading brands from diverse industries. Their expanding portfolio of educational events includes The WildHearts Global Entrepreneurial Leaders Summits, Micro-Tyco Master Classes and Future Talent Forums. If your business shares WildHearts' vision of 'Business For Good' they'd love you to get involved and say 'Rest assured you'll be in good company.'