Non Executive Director and CEO, Style Research
Kirsten English has over 25 years’ experience in FinTech and Financial Services internationally. She has held roles as CEO, General Manager and Non-Executive Director across FTSE 25, SME and Private Equity businesses. She worked for Reuters for over 16 years including CEO of their Norwegian and Icelandic operations. She was one of the co-founders of Radianz – the low latency network company built for financial markets. Kirsten has also worked for several PE companies on FinTech acquisitions including Warburg Pincus (NY) where she was Entrepreneur in residence and eFront (Francisco Partners) as Non-Executive Director. In total Kirsten has served on 12 Boards in the UK and internationally.
Kirsten was one of the original Board Members of Innovate Finance and is also Senior Independent Director. In addition, she is an Independent Director on the Trustee Board of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (pension scheme for the Higher Education sector) where she chairs the Governance and Nominations committee. Kirsten is a mentor and shareholder in several FinTech companies.