Today’s guest is Jason Atkins, CEO of Cake Equity.
Jason speaks about his early life and how a move to London did wonders for his career. A driven individual, it was inspiring to see how confidence and competence can take someone through a successful Accounting career. A strong resume includes a role at Mastercard.
Jason then talks about his transition from the world of Accounting to becoming a business owner and leader.
He speaks about companies he has started and takes us on the step by step journey to becoming the CEO of Cake Equity today. Listening to his story was an awesome experience.
This episode is Co-Hosted by BRISCA Managing Director Sumith Dissanayake, and Nathan Smith.
2:45 Can you share a little bit about yourself?
4:45 How has your business been affected by Covid-19?
9:10 Where did you start your career?
11:10 How did you find the change moving to London early in your career?
23:50 How did you get into your first management position?
30:10 How did you adapt to the startup lifestyle?
38:00 What advice do you have for those with Accounting degrees who may be looking to get into the Startup World?
42:10 What is the train and how do you be the train?
44:45 What are the next steps for you and Cake?
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Co-Hosted By Sumith Dissanayake (https://www.linkedin.com/in/sumith-dissanayake)
Co-Hosted By Nathan Smith (https://www.linkedin.com/in/nathan-andrew-smith/)