FinTech Innovator- over the past 20 years designed and delivered key disruptive financial services technology companies and services that have created more than $3.0billion of Shareholder Value, reducing industry costs by over $1billion, collectively generating over $800 million in annual revenues, providing employment for over 2000 people, enabling $2 trillion annually of fund transactions across 40+ countries and 18,000 intermediaries, and helping over 1000 businesses validate over $200 billion of payments.
Companies founded have won numerous industry awards including the Sunday Times Tech Track 100 and The top Fintech 50 best innovation companies in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Former CTO and Head of Innovation Technologies at FNZ- developed FNZ CHAIN - a blockchain fund transaction /administration ecosystem with a consortium of Asset Managers and Global Custodians and drove it into production as a global first and a key executive in supporting the acquisition of FNZ by CDPQ for $2.2 billion in 2018.
Former Chairman of the TISA Digital Innovation Council from 2017-2019 driving Digital Identity and creating "The Open Savings and Investments" Initiative following on from Open Banking. Advisory Board member of the Investment Association's Velocity fintech innovation hub from 2018-2019.
Co-Founder and former Non-Exec Director of Apply Financial acquired by Accuity (part of the Relx group).
Co-founder of Calastone - the largest global funds network, connecting the world’s leading financial organisations - acquired by Carlyle Group in 2020.
Former Chairman and founder of ZIGLU - a Digital and Crypto currency platform.Co-founder and investor in The Big Exchange - a socially inclusive investment platform with Impact funds supported by leading Asset Managers and the Big Issue Group.
Lead investor, founder and CEO of ZILO- the new next generation, deep technology based global fund administration SaaS platform.