There’s been a sharp rise in the number of people in or nearing retirement who start their own business. The ageing population and a changing workplace pose serious questions for older professionals looking to maintain earnings as the official retirement age rises. And then there’s a perception of age discrimination, but this won’t apply to those who run their own company. With money and assets available, and a change in the pension scheme, there’s never been a better time to be an ‘olderpreneur’.