Bruce Davis


Co-founder & Managing Director

Bruce is an anthropologist with a creative drive that helped create the world’s first peer to peer lender Zopa in 2004, as well as products and innovations for most of the UK leading banks and building societies. Bruce is a founding director of the UK Crowdfunding Association, a Trustee of the Finance Innovation Lab and Visiting Research Fellow at the Bauman Institute, Leeds University. He also invented Monkey Shoulder whisky, which has grown to become a global brand.

Event Sessions Featuring Bruce Davis


The Innovative Finance ISA for Financial Advisors and their clients

Understanding the Innovative Finance ISA - Thursday 27 April 2017

Articles Featuring Bruce Davis

P2P lending platform closes £1.5m funding round

20th December 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

P2P lender’s equity crowdfund reaches target

7th November 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Abundance targeting £1.2m raise through Seedrs

17th October 2018 | Ryan Weeks

How the Innovative Finance ISA can take off

12th February 2018 | Andy Davis

Investors flock to Innovative Finance ISA

24th February 2017 | Moriah Costa

Abundance launches first green energy IFISA

3rd November 2016 | Ryan Weeks

UK votes Leave – AltFi leaders react

24th June 2016 | Ryan Weeks

5 key considerations post Brexit

24th June 2016 | Ryan Weeks

In defence of marketplace lending in the UK

11th May 2016 | Ryan Weeks

Abundance Partners With Top Cleantech Firm

18th March 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Abundance Launches First “Council Solar Bond”

24th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Deadline Day

30th October 2015 | Ryan Weeks

Key Talking Points from P2P CEO Breakfast

26th June 2015 | Ryan Weeks

The Breakout Room at AltFi

13th March 2014 | Ryan Weeks