Who is The Apprentice's Charleine Wain? 'I want to show women can succeed'

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Charleine Wain

''I would describe myself as very determined, ambitious, and I always want to show that women can succeed in business.''

The Apprentice 2015
Charleine Wain

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Age: 31
Occupation:Owner, Hair and Beauty Salon
Lives: Plymouth

Who is she?

Charleine served in the Royal Navy for eleven and a half years before leaving the service to start her own hair and beauty salon and online clothing boutique. She is a passionate fundraiser and has raised over £20,000 for various charities. She cites hairdressers Patrick Cameron and Toni & Guy as her business inspirations because of the impact they made in the hairdressing world. She says her drive and determination are her biggest strengths and says she might not even sleep on the show as she's so determined to shine.