Robbie Murch

Interview with Robbie Murch

Founder, B.U.M.P

This week we meet member Robbie Murch, founder of B.U.M.P.

What’s your golden rule?

If someone is nice to you but rude to the waiter, they are not a nice person.

Who has been your biggest influence?

Robin Millar CBE – my biz partner. Rob has toured with The Rolling Stones, produced Sade’s Diamond Life & has notched 44 no.1 hit singles under his belt. On top music, he’s launched multiple businesses, won a Windrush award & has been a champion for disabled people in the UK.

What is your most hated business expression?

“Purpose” or “Chicken & the egg”

How can marketers be braver?

Grassroots culture. Invest in it.  

What’s the biggest risk you’ve taken in your career?

Giving up a job in Mayfair to turn a Facebook Group into a career.

Which leader do you admire most and why?

Robin Millar CBE – as mentioned before. Listen to his Desert Island Discs, you’ll get it…

What’s your favourite word?

危机 wēijī –  These mandarin characters translate as “Crisis”in English but on their own they mean “Danger” and “Opportunity” respectively. 

Tell us a secret

Not a secret, but shy-bairns-get-nowt