Nigel John Mills CBE

Jesmond Dene House

Business Lunch Event – Monday 24th February 2020

Business Connections of Value:

Nigel John Mills CBE, is a Chartered Account turned entrepreneur who has built successful businesses in convenience retail, property investment and hotels. Co-founded England’s premier Whisky distillery in 2012 and in January 2018 was awarded a CBE in the New Years honours list.

Nigel graduated as an accountant in 1984,  his entrepreneurial spark saw him develop 11 newsagents into a chain of 77 convenience stores and eight supermarkets across Tyneside, Cumbria, Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, the Midlands and South Wales. He then went on to become Chairman of the Entrepreneur’s Forum in 2012 having been an original founder member from its establishment in 2002.

The Lakes Distillery has welcomed over 100,000 visitors and the implementation of 7 different income streams have been used to build The Lakes Distillery brand.

We look forward to learning more about Nigel’s diverse and successful business life.

To find out more email Linda Hitman

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11.30 - 14.30


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