John Davies

Chairman, Kompli-Global Limited

John Davies is the founder of JLG Group PLC, an alternative commercial lender which through its multiple award winning wholly owned subsidiary Just Cash Flow Plc is focussed on helping to bridge the funding gap that has restricted the growth of British SMEs. John is also the founder and Chairman of Kompli-Global a company that is transforming the financial crime and regulatory compliance space by combining cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology with human expertise.

He is responsible for driving the JLG Group’s strategy and growth plans in the UK and shortly across Europe and he uses his vision, creativity and experience to develop innovative finance solutions to help ambitious well managed business to grow and prosper. He strongly believes that alternative lenders have a responsibility to provide SMEs with more than much needed finance.

John is heavily involved in a wide range of industry initiatives including being an Expert Adviser to the APPG on Fair Business Banking, a member of the CBI’s SME Council and a member of the Financial Ombudsman SME Advisory Group. Other involvements include:

  • Chairman of the Association of Alternative Business Finance
  • Freeman of the Guild of Entrepreneurs where he is involved in a number of mentoring projects
  • Deputy Chair of the Emerging Payments Association and mentor to its major Financial Crime Project
  • JLG Group is the first Associate Member of the British Bankers Association (now UK Finance)