Welcome John and Anthony


I help startups deliver innovative products and scale rapidly.

And I’d like to join the quest to replace Fintech with DeFi at Qredo.

Enthusiastic and fascinated by people, I love building teams, value usability, sustainability, ethical investing, and food.

  • Today I am Head of Product: Core at Fintech rising star FORM3. Building teams managing the APIs, payment processing, user interfaces and DevOps tooling. While we re-platform to multi-cloud (GCP/Azure/AWS), scale volumes 32x and have grown from 100-360 team members.

  • Previous projects include UX overhaul and U.S. expansion for Fintech startup Validis, re-platforming and feed UX for Futrli during a time of 4x growth and reviving an IoT offering for Eurotherm by Schneider Electric.

  • Podcasts: I host Problem Busters, Old Fox Young Fox and Gone Workabout

  • Key episodes: Becoming a Product Leader and Becoming a Product Company

I look forward to hearing from you.

– Oliver

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Agile (as in flexible)

Listener, thinker, doer.



Customer and Tech savvy



Strategist, team builder, mentor.

  • Leading groups, managing multiple teams 100%
  • End to end product lifecycle experience 95%
  • Loves being in front of clients 90%
  • Knows it all 15%
  • A life-long learner 100%
  • Balances data-driven and observed insights 95%

Qredo is poised to deliver capital liquidity and efficiency to what I know to be an opaque Fintech landscape. I’d like to help.



  • Product Director: Platform (Qredo)

    Platform lead for a MPC-based Web3 Custodian. Drove the move from monolith to microservices and to API-centric offerings. The role expanded to programme manage the replatforming of server side, Web App, and usage of the…

    Jun 2022 - Sep 2023
  • Head of Product: Core Platform (FORM3)

    Product lead for the Core business line (Shared services, Payment Processing and Website/Internal portal) for FORM3, a fintech scale up in third stage growth. EMEA and NA focus for the payment technology market leader. Founding…

    Aug 2000 - Jun 2022
  • Head of Product Interim (Validis)

    Interim Product lead for an innovative fintech startup. Delivering standardised accounting data to top 4 accounting and tier 1 banks. UK&I and U.S. focus. Coaching the Product team, building API capacity and future-proofing the SaaS…

    Feb 2020 - Aug 2020
  • PM Platform & Integrations (Futrli)

    A full-stack Product Management position for a rising star in Fintech for Small Businesses. Responsible for integrations including Xero, QuickBooks, Slack, Gmail, Google Analytics, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google Ads. Also responsible for the actionfeed (newsfeed)…

    Aug 2018 - Nov 2019
  • PM SaaS & IoT (Eurotherm by Schneider Electric)

    A global role, driving product-market fit for a bold new SaaS offering for this Schneider Electric subsidiary. EcoStruxure Compliance Management Advisor is a mobile and web app product set, with industrial-grade security and an eye…

  • Product Marketing Manager Interim (Crunch)

    Leading the new Product Development, Marketing and Content teams of an online accountancy and financial services innovator. Second stage growth challenges led to rebuilding the Marketing team, redefining core offering, creating new products and launching…

  • Head of Product & Marketing (Xtravirt)

    A dual role as Head of Marketing for a leading virtual infrastructure consultancy and Head of Product and Sales for Sonar - a SaaS analytics start-up. Leading a team and developing innovative go-to-market strategies and driving Sales…

    2015 - 2016
  • Head of Product (BCI Media Group)

    Product lead for the APAC leader in Construction Information. A move to the UK led to a transition into contracting, retained as Head of Product to BCI Media Group. P/L responsibility for a 7 product…

    2012 - 2015
  • CS50 Intro to Computer Science

    Harvard University

    A hands-on introduction to coding as part of the world's most popular CS course. A practical look at C, Python and more.

    2023 - 2024
  • Blockchain Strategy Course

    Oxford University

    An introduction and deep dive into the opportunities and challenges Blockchains present for business, culminating in a capstone project and business case.

  • Leadership peer coaching

    Sycamore Coaching

    Enjoyed over a year of remote coaching with Andy Fryer and a group of inspiring cross-industry leaders.


I am fascinated by people, technology
and solving problems (in that order).


Microlending (Kiva)

Direct aid to the unbanked in places I've visited.


Sharing ideas for over 5 years.

Slowing down

Strolling, travelling, yoga and swing dancing.


United Kingdom