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"That's Jacqueline Gold," whispered Barbara. "Her father David Gold owns Gold Group International which is the parent company of Ann Summers. Jacqueline became CEO of Ann Summers 10 years ago. She's basically credited as the person who sexed up the British high street, and now she's one of the richest women in the country."

Jacqueline Gold on 9 June 2008, outside the Ann Summers shop on New Oxford Street, London

Sex abuse, failed IVF and her son's death: Still Jacqueline Gold refuses to be a victim

Face Your Fears podcast: Jacqueline Gold, chief executive of Ann Summers, has faced a rollercoaster of fears to get to where she is today, the 16th richest woman in Britain. Listen to her interview with Louisa Peacock