Martin Cook is General Counsel at Funding Circle UK. Funding Circle is the global small business loans platform, with market leading operations in Germany, the Netherlands, the UK and the USA.
Martin is responsible for legal and regulatory affairs, and engages with external stakeholders in the UK and internationally, including across governments, with regulators and within industry.
Prior to Funding Circle, Martin focused on corporate, commercial and IP work in the technology, telecoms and financial services sectors at the law firms Slaughter and May (in London, Hong Kong and Brussels) and Travers Smith, as well as in-house roles focused on innovation and FinTech.
Martin is a founding member of the UK FinTech Delivery Panel, an industry body appointed by HM Treasury and working with Tech Nation on supporting the development and growth of the FinTechsector generally.