One of the nation’s leading businessmen that is also a notable investor, Tej Lalvani is without doubt one of the most famous entrepreneurs in the country today. The Chief Executive Officer of Vitabiotics - the United Kingdom’s largest vitamin company as of late, Tej Lalavni has become incredibly well known, tremendously popular and instantly recognisable largely thanks to his role on hit UK TV show, Dragons' Den where he accompanies a selections of the most successful business people across the UK such as Peter Jones and Deborah Meaden. An immensely intelligent and remarkably prominent figure within both business and television, the wonderful Tej Lalvani is available to hire as a keynote speaker for your next event, conference or function through the Champions Speakers agency.
Established in 1971 by Tej’s father, Professor Kartar Lalvani, Vitabiotics has since become the country’s leading provider of specialist vitamins, providing a range of products that includes Perfectil, Wellwoman and Pregnacare. Having taken over the reins from his father, Tej has been instrumental in leading the company into the digital age, achieving significant growth over the past two decades. As a testament to his success, the company currently produces in excess of £300 million in turnover each year. Prior to taking up his current leadership responsibilities, Tej worked as a forklift driver in Vitabiotics’ warehouse. Developing perseverance and a strength of mind in the years that followed, Tej soon became increasingly involved in various other parts of the business, including branding, advertising and product design.
As a result, Tej rose through the company ranks, taking some of his first steps towards becoming the business leader he is today. Tej’s unquestionable business sense has seen him play an important part in driving Vitabiotics’ digital growth. In recognition of his abilities, Tej has received several coveted awards. He was named Young Entrepreneur of the Year on two separate occasions, as well as featuring on GG2’s Power List of the Most Influential Asian People in Britain. Last but not least, his work with Vitabiotics also saw the company receive the Queen’s Award for Innovation as well as receiving recognition as Boots’ Supplier of the Year.
Drawing on the valuable lessons learned from operating at the forefront of British business, Tej continues to enjoy success as one of the country’s foremost after dinner speakers. With decades of business experience behind him, Tej knows exactly what it takes to succeed in the corporate world. Eager to share this knowledge with those around him, he has made regular appearances at gala dinners and corporate events, providing crucial insight to all those lucky enough to have attended his speeches. Tej Lalvani is the perfect booking for those looking to benefit from the inspiration that only the best motivational speakers can bring coupled with business acumen, vast experience and remarkable expertise that the Vitabiotics CEO can bring. Relying on his wealth of experience as an entrepreneur, Tej is an exciting role model for all those wanting to drive their professional success further.