Lucy is Co-Founder and COO of StepLadder, a fast growing and award-winning fintech company pioneering collaborative finance and revolutionising the home buying process. Through their collaborative lending circles StepLadder are supporting people to buy their first home faster, reach their financial goals, and championing financial wellbeing.
Lucy won the Female Founder award at the Unbound Innovation awards in 2019 and delivered the winning pitch for StepLadder in the Future of FinTech Battle. She got to the final of The Pitch in 2019, was shortlisted for TechWomen100 and won the Innovator of the Year at the Women in IT awards in January 2020.
Lucy is also Co-Founder of #RideTheWave, a new coach training programme designed to help leaders and founders make an impact in the world by developing their emotional intelligence, resilience and leadership skills. She is passionate about motivating and supporting people to reach their goals and is currently working on her first book – The Strategically Blonde Business School.
Lucy started her career at HSBC in London and has held relationship management and leadership roles in financial services and higher education. She has a BSc in Sports Psychology and Physiology from the University of Bath, an MBA from the University of Oxford and is a professional executive coach accredited by the Association for Coaching.