Following the packed out FinTech North @ Platform seminar last month, FinTech North and Leeds City Council are proud to announce the latest FinTech North Leeds seminar, happening on the 10th November.

Hosted by Ward Hadaway, this event is for any individuals in the Leeds city region with an interest in the region’s Finance and/or Tech (FinTech) ecosystem and will include discussions around the Leeds FinTech scene.

This seminar will host a networking breakfast at 8.30am, with a short introductory note at 9.00am by Simon Brereton, Head of Sector Development & Innovation, Leeds City Council. This will then be followed by two keynote speeches and a panel discussion, closing by 11am latest.

Keynote Speakers:


Henri Murison, CEO, Northern Powerhouse Partnership.




Iain Clacher, Associate Professor, Accounting & Finance, Leeds University Business School.



Other Speakers and Panellists:

Simon Brereton, Head of Sector Development & Innovation, Leeds City Council

Julian Wells (Chair), Director, Whitecap Consulting

Dan Rajkumar, Founder & Managing Director, and White Label Crowdfunding

Haaris Ahmed, Founder, UOWN. 

Helen Oldham, Founding Director, North Invest

Stefan Haase, Director, Whitecap Consulting

To book your space please click here.

The FinTech North seminars are part of a programme building on the successful convergence of Commercial, Academic, Financial and Technological interests of the FinTech North annual conference which has taken place during Leeds Digital Festival for the last two years.

What is FintechNorth?

FinTech North is a regional event initiative designed to generate collaboration and knowledge share within the Leeds City Region, and to enhance the FinTech reputation within the region and beyond. FinTech North is a collaborative project, conceived and created through the partnership of Whitecap Consulting and White Label Crowdfunding.