Steven Mendel

CEO & Founder, Bought By Many

Steven founded Bought By Many (www.boughtbymany.com) to create better insurance for everyone. Bought By Many was founded in 2012 with the creation of groups for people with specific insurance needs and the negotiation of deals and discounts with established insurers. Bought By Many launched its own unique products– pet insurance for cat and dog owners in 2017, and travel insurance for people with medical issues and for owner-run businesses in 2018. Technology is core to Bought By Many, from data analysis that informs policy design to developing admin systems and they were recognised as one of the UK’s top Fintech companies in 2016, when they we were featured in the European FinTech50 list and were included in the Sunday Times TechTrack 2018 at position 13. Their Feefo rating is 4.7/5.0 among the highest across all industries.

Steven is an actuary and previously ran Close Brothers Wealth Management, worked as part of the team that formed Barclays Wealth and headed the McKinsey UK Savings and Investment Group.