The iconic entrepreneur and adventurer launches his new autobiography in London on 12th October
Fifty years after starting his very first business, Richard Branson is marking the launch of his new autobiography, Finding My Virginity, at The Troxy London on 12th October. Join Richard at this Art Deco venue in Limehouse as he reflects on his career and journey since publishing his two million-copy-selling autobiography Losing My Virginity nearly 20 years ago.
Hosted by DJ, Presenter and Founder of The Pool, Lauren Laverne, Penguin Live presents this rare opportunity to hear Richard’s insights, confessions and anecdotes from five decades as the world’s ultimate entrepreneur. Accompanying Richard will be some of his colleagues and friends made over the years, including some of the Virgin Atlantic crew, music performances curated by Sofar Sounds and a snacks market provided by Virgin StartUp entrepreneurs; showcasing some of the young businesses supported by Virgin and Richard.
Penguin Live are donating £5 from every ticket sold to Virgin Unite’s BVI Community Support Appeal. Virgin Unite, Unite BVI and Virgin Limited Edition have launched the appeal to support individuals, families and communities in the British Virgin Islands impacted by Hurricane Irma. Virgin Unite’s overheads are covered by Richard and the Virgin Group, meaning that 100 per cent of all donations received will go directly to helping support local BVI communities.