Michael Craig is an ex student who left Strode’s in 2011 after achieving an amazing set of results, A* in Law, A in Maths, B in Chemistry, AS in English Literature and Critical Thinking, an AQA Baccalaureate and was also awarded the Coopers’ Apprenticeship 2011.
Michael recently graduated from the University of Leicester with a first class degree in Law with a Year Abroad that he spent in Sydney, Australia. During his time at Leicester Michael achieved the highest overall degree score for 2015 out of 600 students, winning six academic prizes.
Before taking up his legal practice course with Slaughter in August. Michael is about to become a Freeman for the Coopers’ Company but in the meantime he has been offered a job working for Kwasi Kwarteng, MP for Spelthorne.
One of his tasks Kwasi has set him is to organise a business plan competition and Michael came back into Strode's to promote it.
The Spelthorne Business Plan Competition represents a search for the local business entrepreneurs of tomorrow. Participants are asked to think of a business idea and answer the online question form. The five best entries will then create a business plan to present to our panel of expert judges at a 'Dragon's Den' style final hosted at BP.
Good luck guys, Michael also mentioned that the winner will receive £3500, deposited into a business bank account, and mentoring and support to help them bring their business ideas to life.