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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast. A business focused podcast covering all things tech, engineering, and innovation. Hosted by Chris Broome; a huge tech, motorsport and gaming fan; and also the owner of Longhurst, a firm of lifestyle financial planners and independent financial advisers located in Silverstone, Northamptonshire, UK. This is a series of unscripted and unpolished conversations with leading business owners, thought leaders, and high-tech talent, about their experiences within the Silverstone business and motor-sport region. Chris asks them to share their knowledge, insight, and their thoughts on the future, just for you. If you’re looking to learn more about the Silverstone high growth region, and commercially connect with like-minded peers, you’ve definitely come to the right place.

Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast. A business focused podcast covering all things tech, engineering, and innovation. Hosted by Chris Broome; a huge tech, motorsport and gaming fan; and also the owner of Longhurst, a firm of lifestyle financial planners and independent financial advisers located in Silverstone, Northamptonshire, UK. This is a series of unscripted and unpolished conversations with leading business owners, thought leaders, and high-tech talent, about their experiences within the Silverstone business and motor-sport region. Chris asks them to share their knowledge, insight, and their thoughts on the future, just for you. If you’re looking to learn more about the Silverstone high growth region, and commercially connect with like-minded peers, you’ve definitely come to the right place.
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast. A business focused podcast covering all things tech, engineering, and innovation. Hosted by Chris Broome; a huge tech, motorsport and gaming fan; and also the owner of Longhurst, a firm of lifestyle financial planners and independent financial advisers located in Silverstone, Northamptonshire, UK. This is a series of unscripted and unpolished conversations with leading business owners, thought leaders, and high-tech talent, about their experiences within the Silverstone business and motor-sport region. Chris asks them to share their knowledge, insight, and their thoughts on the future, just for you. If you’re looking to learn more about the Silverstone high growth region, and commercially connect with like-minded peers, you’ve definitely come to the right place.

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English


Episodes

#15 Season One Finale - Chris Broome - Owner of Longhurst, and Podcast Host

12/24/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In a special Christmas Eve episode, your host, Chris Broome, draws Season One of the podcast to a close by reflecting on a successful 2018, which has seen the launch of his lifestyle financial planning business (Longhurst), and the launch of the Inside Silverstone Podcast. Listen as Chris also talks about what life's really like within the Silverstone business community; his positive experiences to date; and his hopes for the future. He also...

Duration:00:26:58

#14 Julia Muir - Founder of Gaia Innovation, and Founder of the UK Automotive 30% Club

12/19/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #14 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Julia Muir - Founder of Gaia Innovation, and Founder of the UK Automotive 30% Club. Listen as Julia explains how the '30% Club' is taking giant strides towards having 30% of key automotive manufacturer leadership positions occupied by women by 2030; and how Gaia Innovation is focused on achieving the best employment destination for every child through positive interactions with local...

Duration:01:00:45

#13 Paul North - MD & Founder - Illuminis Insight Software

12/12/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #13 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Paul North, MD & Founder of Illuminis Insight Software. Listen as Paul introduces their revolutionary 'Octelas' business intelligence software; explains what 'data democracy' is; and talks through the success they're already experiencing following the Growth to Green business programme via Cranfield University. Chris also quizzes Paul on his Pavarotti'esq tenor singing; as well as his...

Duration:00:43:48

#12 Chris Kirby - CEO - Tomorrow's Journey

12/5/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #12 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Chris Kirby, CEO of Tomorrow's Journey. Listen as Chris explains his vision of a neutral network for new mobility; how they've identified a gap in the B2B market; and how they've successfully navigated their first round of funding. Chris also talks through his career journey to date; lessons learned along the way; and how the basics of opening a door once eluded him. Links: Tomorrow's...

Duration:00:39:03

#11 Stuart Pringle - Managing Director - Silverstone Circuit

11/28/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #11 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Stuart Pringle, Managing Director, Silverstone Circuit. Listen as Stuart talks all things Formula One and it's future at Silverstone; the British Racing Drivers Club; and how, through the brand and heritage of Silverstone, it will soon be turned into one of the UK's leading family destinations. Stuart also reminisces on his earliest memories of motorsport; and about his career journey from...

Duration:00:51:05

#10 Sally Povolotsky - Vehicle Development Director - Uniti

11/21/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #10 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Sally Povolotsky - Vehicle Development Director at Uniti. Listen as they discuss all things electric and autonomous vehicles; geo-fencing; and how Uniti are embracing tech to shape the future of transportation. Sally also discusses life working in the Silverstone motor-sport and business region; life at home; and how she shares Chris' approach to social media. Links: Uniti Leave a...

Duration:00:55:36

#9 Ben Rossiter-Turner & Darren Kirk - Virtually Entertained

11/14/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #9 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Ben Rossiter-Turner and Darren Kirk, from Virtually Entertained. Listen as we discuss all things Esports, Sim Racing, Virtual Reality, and Live Broadcasting. We also talk through their careers to date, and how they've ended up with some very famous clients, including the likes of McLaren, Petronas, Nissan, and Toyota. Links: Virtually Entertained Leave a review! Don't forget to check...

Duration:00:39:12

#8 Roz Bird - Commercial Director MEPC Silverstone Park

11/7/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #8 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Roz Bird, Commercial Director of MEPC Silverstone Park, and Chair of the Silverstone Technology Cluster. Listen as Roz shares her vision for the 'High Growth Corridor'; her experiences working alongside both Silverstone, Cambridge, and Oxford based businesses; and how her direct engagement with the government is starting to pay off. Roz also shares what life is like living on the coast; her...

Duration:01:00:56

#7 Arno van Rooyen - Managing Director of Velocity IT

10/31/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #7 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Arno van Rooyen, Managing Director of Velocity IT. Listen as Arno talks all things process automation; digital transformation; business optimisation; and about his free download 'Before Unleashing The Bots'. Arno also talks about his life growing up in South Africa; his love of sport; and his journey from Southern Hemisphere to Northern. Links: Velocity IT Free download Leave a...

Duration:00:45:17

#6 John Kensett - Partner, Intellectual Property & Patent Attorney - Dolleymores

10/24/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #6 your host, Chris Broome, interviews John Kensett - Partner, Intellectual Property & Patent Attorney. Listen as John explains the process you need to follow to protect your businesses IP; why it's important; and the actions leading brands are taking to ensure consumers are not mislead into purchasing inferior products. John also explains his career to date; family life; and about his passion for amateur...

Duration:00:32:52

#5 Mike Dempsey - MD & Simulation Expert - Claytex

10/17/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #5 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Mike Dempsey, MD & Simulation Expert, at Claytex. Listen as Mike talks all things F1; NASCAR; simulations; automotive modelling; and virtual reality. Mike also explains his career to date; business lessons learned along the way; and why he chose to join the Silverstone business region. Links: Claytex website rFpro software Leave a review! Don't forget to check out the Longhurst website...

Duration:00:37:08

#4 Mike Hayward - Partner, Regulatory & Transport Solicitor - Woodfines LLP

10/10/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #4 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Mike Hayward, Partner, Transport & Regulatory solicitor, at Woodfines LLP. Listen as Mike explains how to ensure your business keeps its commercial vehicles (and drivers) on the road; explains some of the common pit-falls to watch out for when it comes to transport law; and the reasons why Woodfines committed to a membership within the Silverstone Technology Cluster. You will also find out about...

Duration:00:41:17

#3 Tristan Allen - Partner & Innovation Consultant - room44.co.uk

10/3/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #3 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Tristan Allen, Partner & Innovation Consultant at room44.co.uk. Listen as Tristan discusses the future of innovation, how brands are attempting to evolve beyond the next 12 months, and how he helps businesses approach understanding what their end customer actually wants. You will also find out about his career to-date, ranging from confectionery, automotive, and a brief stint as a chicken farmer....

Duration:00:39:59

#2 Jean-Philippe Launberg - MD AutoStrat Consulting

9/26/2018
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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast! In episode #2 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Jean-Philippe Launberg, Managing Director of AutoStrat Consulting. Listen as Jean discusses his thoughts on the future of electric and hybrid vehicles, and how advances in technology will lead to better driving experiences. You will also find out about his global career working alongside some of the worlds biggest vehicle manufacturers; about his life in native Brazil; and why he moved his family...

Duration:00:46:10

#1 Pim van Baarsen - CEO Silverstone Technology Cluster

9/13/2018
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Welcome to the first ever Inside Silverstone podcast! Episode #1 sees your host, Chris Broome, interview Pim van Baarsen, CEO of the Silverstone Technology Cluster. Listen as you learn what the Silverstone Technology Cluster is; who it serves; and their plans for the future. You will also find out about life within the Silverstone business community; and how firms are commercially connecting to like-minded peers inside and outside of the region. Pim also shares his memories of life...

Duration:00:32:09