Richard Davies

Allica Bank


Richard is a leader in SME banking and fintech, having spent the last two decades working both with major banks and three UK fintech unicorns (Revolut, OakNorth and WorldRemit). 
He joined Allica Bank as CEO in August 2020, and since February 2021 has also been a Non-Executive Director on the Board of WorldRemit. Prior to this, he was group COO/CEO Banking at Revolut as the group scaled from 5 to 15 million customers and entered a number of new markets including the US, Singapore and Australia. At OakNorth, he developed the business model, technology, and regulatory licence application as the inaugural CEO. In large banks, he has been TSB’s Commercial Banking Director, and COO for HSBC’s UK Commercial Bank.

Event Sessions Featuring Richard Davies

Fireside Chat

AMA With… Richard Davies, CEO, Allica Bank

AltFi Festival of Finance 2022 - Wednesday 27 April 2022

Fireside Chat

In conversation with Richard Davies, CEO Banking Revolut

AltFi Digital Summit 2020 - Thursday 14 May 2020

Articles Featuring Richard Davies

Exclusive: Allica Bank closes £110m Series B fundraise

24th November 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

Fintech’s biggest hires and departures of 2020

5th January 2021 | Aisling Finn

City grandee Martin Gilbert new chairman of Revolut

13th November 2019 | Daniel Lanyon

Revolut looks to raise £1.2bn from investors

14th October 2019 | John Reynolds

Revolut hires banking heavyweights as new country CEOs

19th September 2019 | Daniel Lanyon

Revolut hires TSB veteran as operations head

3rd July 2019 | Roger Baird