Ayan Mitra
CEOCode Investing
Ayan is the Founder and CEO of CODE Investing, one of the UK’s leading alternative debt finance marketplaces for Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) business loans. The company excels at connecting SMEs with a discerning network of traditional and non-traditional lenders. Since their launch in 2013, CODE Investing has grown steadily and to date has helped raise over £84 million for over 45 businesses.

Ayan has over 17 years of experience in the financial services industry and a track record of successfully delivering mass market consumer facing systems across an array of diverse industries. His expertise has helped the likes of M&S, Orange, EE and First Direct to vastly improve revenue streams, enhance operational efficiency and implement high level technical architecture. He was responsible for developing and implementing the industry’s first internet banking system at First Direct and remains an active member of the UK fintech community. Ayan is also a regular contributor to alternative finance forums and a flagship member of the UK Business Angels Association (UKBAA).