Our Founder

With 20 years experience at executive level in blue chip organisations, including a decade in financial services, Daryl has led strategic reviews and restructuring projects following the financial crisis for both the Royal Bank of Scotland and Northern Rock. At the Nationwide Building Society he established and led their Group Innovation Lab creating a new model of open and agile innovation whilst developing key partnerships with Silicon Valley and London Fintech

Daryl regularly speaks as an authority on digital technology and was the first private sector speaker to be invited to address the House of Commons Parliamentary Reception in 2015 when he spoke about industry forces reshaping UK financial services. He has featured in interviews for the likes of the Sunday Times, CIO Magazine and Future Banking. Daryl is recognised in the European Digital Financial Services ‘Power 50’ as one of the most influential people in digital financial services in Europe and cited as a FinTech100 and CityAM Power Influencer