Cong studied medicine at Cambridge, before quitting to pursue her true vocation as an entrepreneur. She has a passion for design and loves fashion. Before Textiler, Cong was running a business in medical education, organised TEDxCam and was president of the Cambridge University Entrepreneurs.
Sam is a software-web entrepreneur, with extensive startup experience, launching a startup within the sports sector. As a developer he has also worked on a contract basis to help companies produce elegant solutions for their mobile applications, including co-ordinating offshore teams and improving the websites of national brands.