Funny then that he ended up collecting other people’s junk as a modern-day rag and bone man after spending eight years at various corporate finance outfits such as Rothschilds and Dresdner Kleinwort Benson after qualifying in 1995.
For three years now his company Any Junk? has been collecting individuals’ and businesses’ junk in London, and now in Birmingham and Bristol, and disposing of it hassle-free. Annual turnover is £1.5m and Mohr hopes it will keep doubling year-on-year.
Mohr works hard to make a buck, but says: “Anybody who has half a brain from a City firm background can go into any service industry. Just apply the same professionalism and you’ll be the best in the business.”