Charles Taylor

CEO & Founder at Thrive

Charles Taylor is the CEO and founder of Thrive, a company that helps connect students with employers. Charles has over four years of experience in this field and has won multiple awards for their work, including the Forbes 30 under 30 award. Prior to Thrive, Charles founded and ran Debut, a similar company that was downloaded over 250,000 times. Charles has raised 7.3 million pounds in funding and is passionate about helping students find their dream jobs.

Charles Taylor's educational career began with him taking A-Levels at Prestatyn High School. Charles then studied for a degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) at the University of York. After completing their undergraduate degree, they undertook a professional qualification in taxation (ATT) at the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT).

Emma Hatto - Chief Commercial Officer, Santiago Ferrer Deheza - CTO, and Conor Moore - Head of Culture report to Charles Taylor.



  • CEO & Founder

    Current role