Founder of MiddletonMurray and author
Angela Middleton MBE is Founder and Chair of the Limitless brand, which consists of the following companies: MiddletonMurray Ltd, 1st Job Series, IWant2BA… and Your Body Means Business.
Angela grew up in southeast London and began her career as a graduate trainee in IT and sales, and went on to hold senior management positions at BP and Barclays. Her desire to help young people led to her founding MiddletonMurray in 2002, since then it has expanded nationwide. In June 2018 Angela launched her Limitless manifesto in the House of Commons and was awarded an MBE in the New Year’s Honours list in January 2019 for services to business, youth employment and apprenticeships.
Angela is the author of the 1st Job Series, which includes books called How To Get Your First Job… And Build The Career You Want, a guide for 16-24 year olds on how to choose the right career for them and Bridge That Gap, a resource aimed at schools, offering advice on how they can help students get their first job and build the career they want. Recently, she launched the first free careers podcast series called IWant2BA… providing inspiration to a worldwide audience and offering readily available, tangible careers advice.
Angela has twice judged on Richard Branson’s VOOM Panel – advising Richard on the best SMEs to invest in and has appeared on Sky News, BBC The Apprentice: You’re Fired!, BBC Documentary Inside Out promoting MiddletonMurray, BBC Radio, Channel 5 News and many more. She is also a regular contributor to public policy, appearing on a number of Parliamentary Committees.
The most recent project – Your Body Means Business is bringing together all the elements of mind, body and business to achieve business success for female entrepreneurs.