Jon Wright (Innocent Drinks & Jam Jar Investments)

Thames Valley
January 25, 2018 / 6:00 PM

About this event

Jon Wright is the co-founder of innocent drinks, the juice company he started with 2 friends from a market stall in 1999 and now the biggest juice brand in Europe, and Jam Jar Investments, a venture capital firm that invests in UK start-ups including Deliveroo, Graze.com and Babylon Health. Jon and his two co-founders sold their controlling stake in innocent to Coca Cola in 2013 with the business valued at over half a billion dollars. They remain on the board as advisors.

Jon started his career at Bain & Company where he worked in London and San Francisco. At innocent Jon was co-CEO with his initial focus on developing the supply chain and the businesses processes and systems. When innocent went international, Jon ran the end to end UK business as well as overall group operations.

Jon founded the Wright Family Foundation and is a trustee of the innocent foundation that gives ten percent of innocent’s profits each year to charity.

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Jon Wright (Innocent Drinks & Jam Jar Investments)

Jon Wright

Co-founder & Partner - Innocent Drinks & Jam Jar Investments

Jon Wright is the co-founder of innocent drinks, the juice company he started with 2 friends from a market stall in 1999 and now the biggest juice brand in Europe, and Jam Jar Investments, a venture capital firm that invests in UK start-ups including Deliveroo, Graze.com and Babylon Health.

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Date and Time
January 25, 2018
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
Address
Thames Tower (14th Floor)
Station Road
Reading, RG1 1LX
 
Agenda
6:00 pm Networking, Drinks & Food
7:00 pm Fireside Chat with Jon Wright
8:00 pm Networking & More Drinks
 

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