Who is The Apprentice's April Jackson: "I'm Jamaican, we come first."

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April Jackson

"I'm Jamaican. We come first, we win on the track and we will win in the boardroom."

The Apprentice 2015 - April Jackson

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Age: 26
Occupation: Owner of Jamaican Boutique
Lives: London

Who is she?

Former Miss Jamaica, April was born in London, before moving to Jamaica and has lived in France and studied in New York. While living in Jamaica, she founded a successful event management company along with a children's charity. She cites Skinny Girl Cocktails founder and former Real Housewives star Bethenny Frankel as one of her business inspirations because of how she grew her company into a lifestyle brand. April describes herself as ambitious, honest and loyal.

The Apprentice returns Wednesday 14th October at 9pm on BBC One, with a second episode airing the following evening on Thursday 15th October. The series then continues weekly every Wednesday at 9pm.