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Take advantage of London's strengths for fintech businesses with free advice from our team of experts.

Our expert team has worked with companies and brands from around the world to help them set up in London. They're on hand to give you free, impartial business advice.

Our services include:

  • Support with forming a UK entity and navigating the regulatory environment.

  • Introduction to banking, accounting, legal and immigration advice.

  • Sector-specific information including the latest insights, contacts and events.

  • Help with setting up your office in London and recruiting your team.

  • Access to London’s business ecosystem, our business network, clients and partners.

  • Long-term support and advice on continuing to grow your business.

Meet our sector specialists


David  Butcher

David Butcher

Head of Fintech & Cyber

Location: London

David heads up the Fintech & Cyber sector for London & Partners. Alongside his team, he helps companies navigate challenges in the sector and connect with London’s vibrant fintech and cyber community. 

Emanuela Meini

Emanuela Meini

Senior Fintech & Cyber Manager

Location: London

In her role, Emanuela supports international companies in the financial and cyber sector looking to set up and grow their business in London. Her experience ranges from assisting international companies with regulatory questions to plugging them into London’s network. She has previously worked with London fintech and cyber companies that were looking to expand and grow their business overseas. 

Isabelle  Wang

Isabelle Wang

Senior Inward Investment Manager, Fintech & Cyber

Location: London

With more than 10 years’ experience in supporting foreign direct investment, Isabelle provides confidential and bespoke services to international clients. In particular, she supports companies from the Asia-Pacific region and west coast of North America.  

Thibaut Barde

Thibaut Barde

Vice President, Europe

Location: Paris

Thibaut is based in London & Partners' Paris office and supports European fintech and cybersecurity companies to expand to London successfully. What London can offer fintech companies is unique, with access to world-class talent, a forward-thinking approach to regulation, access to venture capital and opportunities to collaborate with top UK and international corporates from the financial services sector. 

Burzin Luth

Burzin Luth

Vice President, North & West India

Location: Mumbai

With more than 15 years of experience within the UK, Burzin has successfully advised a wide range of Indian companies, from corporates to startups and scaleups, identify London’s competitive advantage as part of their global expansion. Prior to this, Burzin represented the economic development agencies of Scotland and Northern Ireland in India, where he assisted UK companies to do business in India and promote foreign direct investments for the regions. 

Ciana Hamlett

Ciana Hamlett

Business Development Executive, East North America

Location: New York City
As part of the North America team at London & Partners, Ciana supports fintech and cyber companies incorporate and expand into London. She has extensive experience advising companies on finding access to capital, as well as developing growth plans including international expansion strategies. The US and the UK, London specifically, are two of the world’s biggest fintech hubs, so there are naturally a lot of transatlantic opportunities for companies to grow and scale.