Barry E James

Founder & CEO of The Crowdfunding Centre

Barry E James

Founder & CEO of The Crowdfunding Centre

Biographie

Barry is a serial tech entrepreneur and founder of TheCrowdfundingCentre and VentureFundingHubs and has a long history in fintech stretching back to the late 1970s.

Founder of the UK’s first national conference, Crowdfunding;Deep Impact, he has been at the forefront of the development of fintech and crowdfunding in the UK, and internationally, since its earliest days helping found the UK’s All-Party-Parliamentary-Group on the the subject and influencing the nature and direction of regulation. As a pioneering systems and eco-system architect he and his team remain active in creating new models and new fintech technology, including the creation of more than 70 hubs worldwide.