Charlotte Crosswell OBE

Centre for Finance, Innovation and Technology (CFIT)


Charlotte has been involved in capital markets, fintech and technology throughout her career - as CEO, Chair, Board Advisor and Non-Executive Director. Prior to CFIT, Charlotte was Chair and Trustee of Open Banking and was also CEO of the fintech industry body, Innovate Finance. In this role, she supported the work of Ron Kalifa in delivering the strategic fintech review (The Kalifa Review). She works closely with entrepreneurs, financial services firms, academia, government and regulators on fintech advocacy and strategy. Charlotte received an OBE for her contribution to financial services in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2021. She believes firmly in a diversity and innovation-first approach.

Event Sessions Featuring Charlotte Crosswell OBE

Fireside Chat

AMA With… Charlotte Crosswell OBE, Chair, Centre For Finance, Innovation And Technology

The AltFi Festival of Finance 2023 - Tuesday 25 April 2023

Fireside Chat

In conversation with Charlotte Crosswell, Innovate Finance CEO - 14 May

AltFi Digital Summit 2020 - Thursday 14 May 2020

Articles Featuring Charlotte Crosswell OBE

2021 in quotes: Part 2

14th January 2022 | John Reynolds

Fintech’s biggest hires and departures of 2021

20th December 2021 | John Reynolds

Fintech regulation to watch out for in 2021

25th January 2021 | Aisling Finn

Who are the top female fintech leaders of 2020?

14th December 2020 | Aisling Finn

CBILS extension: What do fintechs think? 

25th September 2020 | Aisling Finn

Get ready for the AltFi Digital Summit 2020

28th April 2020 | Oliver Smith

Peer-to-peer trade body axed

13th January 2020 | John Reynolds

Hogan Lovells launches FCA authorisation tool

19th September 2017 | Moriah Costa

Fintech funding in Europe and UK soars

19th September 2017 | Moriah Costa

Innovate Finance CEO steps down

22nd August 2017 | Moriah Costa