Conrad Ford
Founder & CEOFunding Options Ltd.
Conrad Ford is founder & Chief Executive of Funding Options (, Europe's leading online marketplace for business finance, each year raising well over £100m for thousands of small firms, from 50+ active lenders. In 2018, Funding Options announced its Netherlands launch following an investment by ING Ventures. Funding Options was the first fintech globally to use regulated Open Banking data to help a small business to compare and draw down a loan. Conrad regularly appears in press such as the Financial Times and BBC discussing SME finance, and previously worked in the group strategy team at Barclays.