Maserati and the Centre for Entrepreneurs have launched the second annual ‘Maserati 100’ index. This list consists of Britain’s 100 most successful philanthropists, investors, mentors and advisors, and, ascending entrepreneurs who are supporting the next generation of up and coming business tale. Among those on the list is Jeff Lynn, CEO and co-founder of equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs.
“I’m delighted to be named in this year’s ‘Maserati 100’ index alongside such distinguished entrepreneurs and business leaders. Dealing with small businesses on a daily basis, I am passionate about entrepreneurship and supporting the next generation of up and coming talent. The award is recognition of Seedrs’ strong growth over the last few years resulting in the firm becoming the UK’s number one equity crowdfunding platform.
“We have always focused on doing equity crowdfunding the right way, building a sustainable industry with a business approach focused on a combination of scale and professionalism. We create a world-class experience for investors and entrepreneurs and build long-term relationships along the way. Our continued growth and leading position in the market is testament to our reputation within the finance space.”
Lynn’s description reads:
“Since launching in 2009, Jeff has worked closely with regulators and governments to develop the equity crowdfunding industry. In 2010, Jeff co-foundedCoadec – a policy campaigning organisation for tech startups, and he has been a non-executive director of Companies House since 2013. He also gives significant time to mentor entrepreneurs and make connections.”