John Caudwell

John Caudwell, the founder of Phones4u, is one of Britain’s most influential entrepreneurs and philanthropists who has pledged 70% of his wealth to charity.
Born in a terraced house in Stoke-on-Trent, John went from humble beginnings to self-made billionaire.
In 2000, John founded Caudwell Children to help change the future of disabled and autistic children by providing diagnosis, equipment, services, and therapies to help them lead fuller lives, and to lift the burden of struggling families.

After years of being asked, John’s autobiography has finally been released. Love, Pain & Money – The Making of a Billionaire is a tale of our times, full of humour, grit, lessons in business and an understanding of what it takes to succeed against all odds. It is a fascinating insight into the drive, ambition, focus, and vision required to become a billionaire.

Available from priced at £18.99 – John will be donating his proceeds from the book to Caudwell Children.

To win one of two signed copies of John’s autobiography visit and tell us where the award-winning Caudwell International Children’s Centre is based.