Lawrence Jones born in Denbigh North Wales, moved to Manchester when he was 16 years old. He started his professional career as a musician and after selling his forst business to Granada Television, he moved in the the technology space, with a very successful web hosting business, UKFast. Managing director and founder of UKFast, Lawrence Jones describes himself as extraordinarily lucky. After escaping an avalanche in 2001, Lawrence puts his success down to “understanding the importance of maximising every minute of every day.”