Anne Boden MBE
Founder of Starling Bank
Anne Boden is a Welsh entrepreneur and the first woman to found a UK bank. After a successful period working with Allied Irish Banks, Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland, she set up Starling Bank in 2014. Since then, the mobile-only establishment has won the Best British Bank award four times. In 2018, Anne Boden received an MBE for her contribution to the financial technology sector.