Ezechi (Ez) Britton is a Fintech entrepreneur whose values are deep rooted in creating a diverse playing field for startups and the advancement of purpose driven enterprise.
A multi-hyphenate founder with over 15 years experience in FinTech, Ez’s journey has taken him from Software Developer to Co-Founder and CTO to Venture Capital.
Former Goldman Sachs alumni, Ez is currently a Founding Member, Principal and CTO in Residence at Impact X Capital Partners LLP a venture fund focused on supporting underrepresented entrepreneurs. Impact X provides its entrepreneurs with access to industry experts and strategic resources, providing their portfolio companies with critical input to realise their visions and generate long-term investor value.
Ez is also the Co-Founder of Code Untapped, a digital skills accelerator helping companies find innovative product solutions by giving them access to diverse and underrepresented technologists through their innovation labs events. As well as a former Co-Founder of Neyber a multi-award-winning Fintech firm focused on financial wellbeing, where Ez was the founding CTO and held numerous roles during his tenure including brand ambassador and NED.
In November 2019 he was named VC of the Year by Inclusive Tech Alliance.
He is an advisor to the board of UKITL (UK IT Leaders Network), Albany Group and the Venture Studio from Crisis who invest in, support and create ventures to end homelessness. Ez is also on the steering committee for Spring the centre of excellence for the Water industry.
In January 2022 Ez was named on the New Year’s honours list for 2022 to receive an MBE for services to Diversity and to Young people primarily through his work with Code Untapped and Impact X Capital Partners LLP.
Ez’s contributions and service to the Fintech landscape are unmatched, and delivered keynotes, participated in and facilitated many panel discussions and fireside chats.
Speaking topics include:
- Venture capital, investing and social mobility
- The tech founders journey
- Startup tech strategy
- Diversity in Tech