Lisa Jacobs

UK Managing Director, Funding Circle
Lisa leads the UK business and is responsible for overseeing the overall strategic direction and day‑to‑day operation of Funding Circle in the UK. Lisa joined Funding Circle in 2012 and was previously Chief Strategy Officer, with responsibility for developing and launching new product propositions and incubating new business areas. She led Funding Circle’s entry into the US and Continental Europe through acquisition. She has led a number of fundraises and was part of the core team behind Funding Circle’s admission to the London Stock Exchange in 2018.
Prior to Funding Circle Lisa worked as a consultant, both independently and for the Boston Consulting Group. In addition, she has worked for NGOs in Tanzania and India.