Toby Triebel


CEO UK & Europe

Toby leads European operations for Wealthsimple, a leading online investment management service that combines user-friendly digital tools and personal financial advice to make smart, automated investing available to everyone. Founded in Canada by a team of financial experts and technology entrepreneurs, Wealthsimple is backed by Power Financial Corporation, a global management and holding company. Prior to Wealthsimple, Toby co-founded Spotcap, an online lending platform to SMEs, in 2014. As CEO, he propelled Spotcap from an idea to an established fintech company that was recently included in the top 50 Leading Global FinTech Innovators by KPMG. He helped grow the business to 80 employees operating in five countries, raising more than €50 million, and continues to support Spotcap as an advisor.  Toby began his career at Goldman Sachs in corporate finance, and subsequently investing in corporates and banks across the capital structure across Emerging Markets at Finisterre Capital, a leading London-based hedge fund. He holds a Masters degree in economics from Cambridge University and a Bachelor degree in economics from the London School of Economics. He has published several FinTech articles in a variety of media, including Techcrunch and VentureBeat, and is regular speaker at FinTech industry conferences.

Event Sessions Featuring Toby Triebel


Why WealthSimple is launching in the UK

WealthTech Europe Summit 2017 - Tuesday 3 October 2017

Articles Featuring Toby Triebel

Why is the USA leading the Digital Wealth revolution?

12th January 2021 | John Reynolds

The Challenger: WealthSimple’s Toby Triebel

16th October 2019 | Oliver Smith

Robo advisers make pension market push

20th February 2019 | Daniel Lanyon

Money app Emma launches marketplace

30th October 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Wealthsimple launches in the UK

19th September 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Spotcap Raises €31.5m in Third Financing Round

4th February 2016 | Guglielmo de Stefano

Spotcap Hits First Birthday

7th October 2015 | Ryan Weeks

Spotcap Enters Australia

29th May 2015 | Georgina McCreadie