The Apprentice series 9: Meet the candidates – Alex Mills

"I’m an old head on young shoulders" says the 22-year-old company director

Alex Mills


Age: 22

Occupation: Company Director

Lives: Cardiff, UK

Alex says his greatest strengths lie in design and calculations and he describes himself as passionate, hardworking and determined. He began his working life as a housekeeper in a hotel and started his first company at 19. He is inspired in business by brands such as Tom Ford and figures such as James Caan, and enjoys playing the guitar and sport shooting in his spare time.


He says: “I’m an old head on young shoulders. I believe that I’m the new breed of businessman that this process requires.”