Swansea University – Successful Alumni who Founded Startups

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Jezz Skelton – Abbott Lyon


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Jezz Skelton and his co-founder began Abbott Lyon as a small project after Jezz graduated from Swansea University. Since then, Abbott Lyon has grown to become a successful jewellery company which now ships to customers worldwide on a daily basis. Jezz has also been named as one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30.

The founders wanted to design pieces that their customers would love, and create a variety of jewellery alongside working with various celebrities and influencers who have the chance to create their own collections.

The founders wanted the pieces they designed to be meaningful, so that their customers would want to wear them every day. The designs by Abbot Lyon are stylish yet personal. Some of the most popular pieces sold by the company offer the option of personalisation, meaning customers can add names or initials to a lot of the items.

In addition to this, Abbott Lyon provides quality products which are designed to last a long time. As a consequence, each product sold by Abbott Lyon comes with a Quality Promise and all of the prices are affordable, meaning that customers always have the option to refresh their jewellery collection and still wear their favourite and timeless accessories.

All of the products designed by Abbott Lyon are designed within the United Kingdom. They want to create styles which customers can keep and wear over and over again, timeless pieces which are manufactured with care. They believe jewellery is a representation of personality, so they want to give their customers the chance to express themselves through their products.


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