The Prodigy Finance Story

Prodigy Finance was started by three INSEAD MBA graduates who experienced the difficulties of financing an international degree first-hand. In 2007, we decided to solve this problem.

Our innovative platform offers loans to international postgraduate students attending top universities. Through our community platform, alumni, impact investors, and other private qualified entities invest in tomorrow's leaders whilst earning a financial and social return.

To date, more than $250 million dollars in Prodigy Finance loans have been disbursed to over 6,200 students around the world.  Over 80% of our borrowers tell us they had no other way of financing their studies, so we like to think that we're helping educate the world.

We believe funding shouldn't be a barrier to education.

Our Board

Michael Ullmann

Entrepreneur and investor in over 40 companies; formerly Affiliate Professor of Entrepreneurship at INSEAD

Tim Bunting

General Partner at Balderton Capital; formerly Vice Chairman of Goldman Sachs International; Chairman, Betfair

Edward Wray

Co-founder of Betfair; noted Fintech investor

Alan Morgan

Co-Founder of MMC Ventures; formerly Head of McKinsey’s Financial Services Practices in EMEA

Management Team

Cameron Stevens
Founder and CEO
Alastair Hops
Simon Ward
Chloë Foden
Guy Shand
Ricardo Fernandez
Business Development
Nikola van der Linde
Trevor Watson

Our Team

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