Jake Wombwell-Povey



As Managing Director and Cofounder of Goji, Jake is an avid change provocateur and focused on growing the company into a powerhouse of the marketplace lending sector globally. Jake is responsible for driving Goji's strategy, the company’s finances and managing Goji’s relationships with its partner platforms and the propositions built for them. Prior to stepping up and launching Goji, Jake advised some of the largest UK P2P lending platforms during his five years as an adviser at Grant Thornton, the global advisory firm. This work included IPOs and strategic and regulatory reviews for some of the biggest names in the ​fintech and wealth management sectors. These included Woodford Investment Management’s £800m IPO, the sale of Intelliflo to Hg and the sale of GoCompare.com.

Event Sessions Featuring Jake Wombwell-Povey


Debate: Alternative Lending Investing for Wealth Managers: A Natural Fit or a Risky Nascent Market?

Income Opportunities in Alternative Credit - Edinburgh - 6th June 2017


The Innovative Finance ISA for Financial Advisors and their clients

Understanding the Innovative Finance ISA - 27th April 2017


Cracking the IFA market: What needs to be done?

AltFi Europe Summit 2017 - 30th March 2017

Roundtable (Breakout)


AltFi Europe Summit 2017 - 30th March 2017

Articles By Jake Wombwell-Povey

Articles Featuring Jake Wombwell-Povey

Direct lending platform Goji hits £100m in assets

10th October 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Goji surpasses £50m asset milestone

24th April 2018 | Emily Nicolle

Four adviser concerns about the IFISA

29th March 2018 | Emily Nicolle

Goji targets VCTs and EIS managers with new product

21st March 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

TISA launches new P2P Forum

2nd August 2016 | Ryan Weeks

IFISA Goes Live

6th April 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Multi-Platform IFISA Made Possible

17th March 2016 | Ryan Weeks

Adviser Demand for IFISA Called Into Question

8th March 2016 | Ryan Weeks