We are an award-winning global team of innovators, scientists and technologists working towards a more inclusive finance system with less risk for all.
Darren has 25 years experience in consumer financial and legal services, having worked in retail banking at RBS. He also spent time at HFS Loans (sold to Capital One), where he headed up loan underwriting. He was also a former board director and shareholder at One Advice Group, which was the leading provider of personal insolvency and legal solutions in the UK.
Founder & Head of Product
Mark is a fintech innovator and winner of multiple, global awards, including the winner of the 2020 Innovate UK Fairer Finance Hackathon. He sat on the FCA’s Consumer Vulnerability Workgroup and is the founder of Finexos.
Steven sat on the investment committee at Doughty Hanson, where he structured multiple buyouts and successful exits, including those of Saft Batteries from Alcatel (France), ATU from the Unger family (Germany), Hellermann Tyton from Spirent Plc (UK), and TV3 from ITV Plc (Ireland).
Alex has delivered award winning transformation projects for major banks. He led the teams for HSBC’s landmark Trade Transformation, their Balance Sheet Realignment Programme, as well as orchestrating their Brexit response. He is also a founder himself, having built a SAAS based tech start-up in the 2000s.
Head of Operations
Tom assisted in running a £100M equity portfolio at a London-based investment manager. Previously, he headed up the operations and compliance for a multi-family office. Tom holds a MSc Corporate Finance, the CFA Level 1, and is a qualified investment professional.
Head of Communications
Amy has extensive experience managing the communications for tech start-ups and scale-ups. She specialises in the Fintech sector and has a focus on sustainability and social issues.
Dineth holds an MSc Security & Risk Management with expertise spanning market research, data analytics, and project delivery. His role sits at the intersection of tech, product, and business.
Mioni conducts extensive research to support the product development cycle and is also the sustainability arm of the team. She holds an MSc Environmental Science and has international experience of working abroad in Japan.
Areiel led the team that delivered ML-based credit scoring for M-Pesa in Kenya. Previously, he was the financial services practice leader for IBM (East Africa), advisor on AI and Blockchain to UK Parliament, and a speaker on financial inclusion at the G20.