Leigh Flounders

Strategic Advisor

Lina Network

New Zealand

Leigh Flounders is the New Zealand winner of The Finance Monthly Magazine Awards 2017 CEO Of The Year.

Leigh has worked between The USA, New Zealand, Australia, China, Singapore, Hong Kong and the UK with the Chinese tech giants Tencent, Ant Financial, Baidu, JDPay and a number of the main Chinese banks, watching them grow, dominate and innovate in the Financial Technology sector. 

Leigh is a board member of the technology industry body NZTech, and has raised overseas capital, driven and exited two FinTech businesses securing global recognition by winning The Australia New Zealand Internet Awards (ANZIA) Tech Start Up of The Year, Austin Texas’ South By South West FinTech & Payment Category 1 Minute Pitch and the New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards Start Up Of The Year.