Stefan Lucas is an experienced FinTech Digital Executive, investor, mentor and lecturer. Having learned the ropes from lifetime mentor and family friend Peter Cruddas, Stefan is known for his successful growth track record spanning TradeTech and InsurTech, from FTSE listed leaders to high growth digital technology start-ups. Career highlights include building Alpari Group from $10B to +$100B traded volumes / month, growing IG Group plc’s (ticker: IGG.L) UK market share 20% off the back of £10M budget, P&L turnaround of IGG’s Netherlands office, building and launching TF Global Market’s FCA regulated offices (EU/ME/APAC/LATAM) as well as a world-first HTML5 trading platform /apps, and building a regional-first InsurTech Accelerator Fund. Stefan is a scratch golfer, speaks 6 languages, and lectures about the digital economy and financial technology transformation at several prominent London universities / conferences. He graduated from the University of London with Upper Honours in Business Management.