A experienced Financial Services professional with corporate finance and strategy experience in both the UK/Europe and Australia. Experience includes working with corporates and PE across a wide range of regulated and non-regulated assets in the sector - specifically retail banking / consumer finance and wealth management sectors. Significant exposure to working with Government and regulators including a 12 month secondment to the 2014 Financial Services Inquiry for Commonwealth Treasury, Australia. During the financial crisis, also worked with UK Tripartite authorities to determine good bank/bad bank splits and critique assets eligible for the UK Asset Protection Scheme. Recently returned from a voluntary career break to travel. Currently undertaking studies at Stanford University (Innovation and Entrepreneurship) and mentoring + investing in FinTech and broader tech startups. Advisor to startups on product/market fit, business model, regulation, go-to-market strategy, valuation and capital raising. A member of several FinTech company Advisory Boards and a recent judge for the 2017 FinTech Australia awards.