for every business
Trade Ledger is a purpose-driven company.
It helps small businesses succeed, so they can sustain and create jobs.
“Diversity and equality at Trade Ledger matter because we want everyone to bring their whole self to work and be valued for who they are — this is when people can reach their full potential.”
Laura – Head of HR & Community, Trade Ledger
Values that matter, to all
We take smart risks and set big goals. If things go wrong, there’s no blame. We break things together, we fix them together and we learn.
We aim to add value to every situation we are in, and make a positive social impact for both our industry and the wider community.
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There’s no such thing as “that’s not my job”. We put our Trade Ledger community first, and thrive on each others energy.
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Everyone brings their authentic self to work and is valued for who they are and what they bring. We operate with the highest level of respect, transparency and openness.
WE BRING OUT THE
BEST IN EACH OTHER.
Change can be constant. It can be hard to keep track of everything that’s going on. That’s why we are self-motivated. We trust and empower each other to get stuff done.
Customer experience is at the heart of what we do and we are continuously looking for ways to enhance the way SMEs interact and transact with us online. Our partnership with Trade Ledger reflects this continuous improvement, enabling SMEs searching for finance to quickly and easily apply for the funding they need.
Edward Winterton, UK CEO of Bibby Financial Services
Trade Ledger was formed in 2016 in Sydney, Australia and opened its London, UK headquarters in 2018.
The company is backed by venture capitalists Point72 Ventures, Foundation Capital and Hambro Perks, and other notable investors such as Court Lorenzini (founder of DocuSign).
Trade Ledger incorporated in Sydney
Signed first Australian Customer
1st Customer Deployment Goes Live
Initial External Funding C-Note
Named Amongst Top 25 Fintech Solutions in APAC
Signed 1st EU customer
Achieved ISO27001 Security Certificate under 10 weeks
Barclays Open Innovation winner
Set up UK operations
Trade Ledger named global Fintech100 rising star
Fintech Start-up of the Year & Lending platform of the Year winner
Formed partnership with Nimbla
Mambu partnership finalised
Launched the SME FinTech Taskforce
Signed 1st global trade bank
Formed Advisory Board & 50 employees landmark
Series A funding complete
Announced partnership with Virgin Money
Announced partnership with ScotPac
Our team, unified
We’re a diverse mix of individuals with our own distinct personalities and passions. We’ve done start-ups, scale-ups and very large corporates but we all share a very common trait – we’re all obsessed with adding value to every aspect of what we do.
We’re a super social bunch so don’t hesitate to drop any of us a message if you want to find out more!
CEO & Co-founder
CTO & Co-founder
MD UK & Ireland
Rikard af Ekenstam
Head of Customer Delivery
Head of People
Chief Financial Officer
Head of Security & Risk
Chief Revenue Officer