Ben Leonard founded META in 2017 to help people help themselves. META’s mission is to accelerate how data is used to empower people.
Prior to META, Ben spent 18 years in Investment Banking at HSBC leading a number of businesses. Most recently, he was Co-Head of the UK Financial Services team where he advised clients on Strategy, Operational & Regulatory change and Capital raising.
Ben also spent time working with the UK Retail Business and the Pension Fund at HSBC, engaging with Treasury & the FCA on the Financial Advice Market Review and playing a core role in HSBC's involvement in the Pension Dashboard project.
His interests include financial inclusion and social impact investing.
A fireside chat
Ben will be joined by the Tech for Good Live team for a cosy, informal chat to discuss his views on financial services, digital ethics and privacy by design.