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Olivier Stapylton-Smith

Olivier Stapylton-Smith

Co-founder
Moteefe

Olivier started his career at Ondra Partners, an independent corporate finance boutique, as a junior banker specialised in advising Financial Institutions.

He advised some of the largest banks in the UK and Europe on disposals and restructurings required in the post-crisis environment.

Within a few years, Olivier became a principal at the firm and advised a broad range of clients such as BP, HSBC, GDF Suez and Premier Foods.

He then founded Volpit, an equity crowdfunding platform, in 2013 and grew the business until its successful exit.

At just 24 years old, Olivier obtained an MBA from INSEAD.

He is currently a founder at Moteefe and is responsible for Strategy and Innovation within the scale-up.

Olivier graduated from UCL with a joint honours degree in Economics and Geography.  

Series One

Has the crisis accelerated and advanced digitalisation

Has the crisis accelerated and advanced digitalisation

Why did it take a global pandemic for so many businesses to see true digitalisation, and what will the lasting effects be?

Will things ever go back to the way things were

Will things ever go back to the way things were

For most, lockdown happened quickly, and many organisations have been surprised how successfully they have adapted; but how permanent is this ‘new normal’?

The New Shape of the Workforce

The New Shape of the Workforce

We’ve talked about flexible and remote working for years, but for many it took a crisis to really make it happen. How will this impact the way resource, engage and reward our workforce?

The Changing Customer Landscape

The Changing Customer Landscape

Customer expectations are changing, do organisations have the ability to keep up? We explore what is at the heart of what customers ‘want’ and how can organisations adapt.

An Inclusive New World

An Inclusive New World

Could this be the dawn of a new age for equality? After all, everyone has access to Zoom, the ‘old boys’ clubs are closed, and the children are within arms-reach of both parents. If only it were that easy…