Who is Karthik Nagesan? The Apprentice 2016 candidate guide

Can the "human magnet" attract Lord Sugar's attention?


The Apprentice 2016 contestants: Karthik Nagesan

Age: 33


Occupation: Owner, IT Consultancy


Lives: Northamptonshire

Follow on Twitter: @Karthik_Nagesan

He says: “If I wanted to be like everyone else, I’d have waxed my monobrow.”

Profile: Karthik says his friends would describe him as a born leader who takes charge and blazes a trail. He cites his role model as Alexander the Great because he is a master strategist and a brilliant tactician. He believes he is firm yet polite, making him the ultimate ‘human magnet’.

Personality: Karthik is your obvious larger-than-life Apprentice character, the sort who gives himself a wink in the mirror before telling his reflection “I love you”, and says things like “my way is it’s own separate superhighway”. You get the picture.