About This Episode
Cécile Reinaud is the founder of Seraphine, the international maternity label worn by the stars. From Kate Winslet to Kate Hudson to Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge.
Launched as a single store in 2003, over the next 15 years Cécile scaled the company and grew turnover to £18 million by 2018. Exporting to more than 30 countries around the world and winning two Queens Award for Enterprise along the way.
After exiting the business last year, Cécile has taken on roles as European Co-Chair of the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women with a mission to empower women to start, grow, and sustain successful businesses.
Michael and Cécile are also joined later in the episode by Xavier Mufraggi, CEO of YPO. YPO is a global leadership community of more than 30,000 CEOs in 142 countries.
Its members are those who have achieved significant leadership success at a young age.
Combined, their businesses contribute to over $9 trillion in annual global revenue. YPO supports them by fostering peer learning and inspiration as a community driven by values of open sharing and trust.