From social inclusion activist to entrepreneur and NED, Angela is the co-creator of SkyParlour, an award-winning Fintech PR Consultancy. She has supported hundreds of Fintech’s to raise millions in funding by creating transformative stories with purpose. Prior to this, Angela was a marketing leader at ReD (now an ACI Company), Xerox and Canon.
Angela has faced difficulties in juggling a work life balance with family commitments, which was one of the reasons why she decided to take her career into her own hands. She has never looked back. In 2020 Angela and her business partner responded to the global pandemic by launching three new highly tailored business divisions of SkyParlour to help Fintech businesses better express their own purpose and lead through uncertain times. SkyParlour Started, Scale and Consult support the ever-evolving Fintech market at all stages of development, from start-ups, to scale-ups, and scale-outs. This approach has helped firms secure series A and above funding rounds, merge, be acquired, and float via IPO.
Angela is a regular advocate for diversity, inclusion and all things payments, having presented on these topics at Money20/20, Finovate, EWPN, Fintech Connect and Pay360, among other events. Angela has a Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and a BA in Business Studies and Marketing. She’s a governor of Wilmslow High School and the Chair of the Executive Committee of The Inclusion Foundation.