Alastair Lukies
Alastair Lukies
Adviser

In January 2014, Alastair was first appointed as a Business Ambassador to the Prime Minister for the financial services industry by the UK Government, and today acts as the sole Business Ambassador for FinTech. He was named Non-Executive Chairman of FinTech industry body, Innovate Finance, at its launch in August 2014.

Alastair has a proven track record of turning visions and concepts into real businesses. He founded Monitise in 2003, which after three years was recognised as a ‘Technology Pioneer’ by the World Economic Forum.  In June 2007 Alastair led the company’s demerger from Morse and listing on the LSE’s AIM market.

Alastair was awarded a CBE for services to mobile banking and charity in June 2014, and was named Entrepreneur of the Year at the 2011 Growing Business Awards.

Needless to say his expertise, vision and insight have, and continue to be, instrumental in the growth, development and continued success of the business.