Alex Molloy

Valiant Finance

CEO and co-founder

Alex is CEO and co-founder of Valiant, Australia’s largest business finance platform, enabling small businesses to access over 80 lenders through one intuitive digital process. Alex is responsible for day-to-day operations of the business, strategy, distribution and partnerships. Prior to founding Valiant, Alex was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company, working with banks and healthcare institutions on their technology strategy and operations.

Event Sessions Featuring Alex Molloy


Can You Really Lend Efficiently During An Economic Crisis?

AltFi Australasia Summit 2021 - Wednesday 28 April 2021


Alternative SME Lending - Is there still a role for intermediaries and what might that look like?

AltFi Australasia Summit 2018 - Monday 16 April 2018

  • This panel, the last of the day, looked at how fintech intermediaries fit in an industry that’s getting tougher and heading towards consolidation.

  • Peter White emphasised the role of brokers as a central intermediary, noting that they are driven by the National Consumer Credit Code. They don’t give advice they give assistance by law.

  • Michael Burke noted that things are getting tougher but there is still a major role for intermediaries, but margins and revenues aren’t as high as many hoped.