TNEC Ambassador 2020

Nick Jenkins

"I am delighted to become an ambassador for The National Enterprise Challenge for this academic year. Developing young people's enterprise skills is vitally important for the UK economy so it's great to be involved in a competition which helps to do this. I am looking forward to see the finalists ideas in July"

Challenge Sponsor 2013-2019

Theo Paphitis

"I’ve been involved in the Ryman National Enterprise Challenge for five years now and in that time I have seen some talented and brilliant ideas that have made me sit up and take notice. I’m constantly delighted and surprised by the passion on show at the Finals each year and I know this year will be no different"


Lord Young

In June 2014, Lord Young reviewed the relevance of enterprise in education in Enterprise for All. Lord Young remains a passionate advocate for enterprise education in schools to support their employability.

Non-Exec Board Chair

Joanna Hill

A persuasive and inspiring leader with 20 years public sector experience of policy development and operational delivery. She has a strong track record in driving strategic development and operational excellence.

The Inspirational Learning Group has been supported by prominent business leaders such as Lord Sugar and more recently Theo Paphitis, entrepreneur and retail magnate.  Our list continues to grow with a mix of blue chip businesses and SMEs who form the backbone of the business economy who all have one thing in common, making a difference.