Luke is the co-founder and CMO of Crowdcube, a pioneer and global leader of the equity crowdfunding industry. I regularly provide media comment and thought leadership on entrepreneurship, Fintech and crowdfunding industry trends.
He’s been named by Debrett’s as one of Britain’s 500 most influential people and was selected as one of The Sunday Times ‘Maserati 100’ game-changing entrepreneurs.
Since launching Crowdcube in 2011 with co-founder Darren Westlake, Crowdcube has been recognised as the preferred funding option for today’s startups and later-stage businesses. Almost 900 businesses, including Monzo, BrewDog, Curve, Pod Point, Freetrade, Pip & Nut, Mindful Chef, Mr & Mrs Smith and Grind, have successfully raised funds. More than 750,000 registered Crowdcube investors have invested £690 million on the platform in eight years.
Today, he’s driving the company’s ambition to fuel a new generation of businesses who want to leave their mark on the world.