Yorkshire based FinTech Company, Nostrum Group is proud to announce that Chief Executive, Richard Carter has been listed in the Maserati 100, celebrating British entrepreneurs.
Luxury Italian car manufacturer, Maserati, and The Sunday Times revealed the 2017 ‘Maserati 100’ index inside The Sunday Times on 26th March.
The four-page pull-out supplement named, ‘The Maserati 100’, recognises one hundred entrepreneurs who are British disruptors of our times. By using ground-breaking and unique business models, these entrepreneurs have revolutionised their respective industries.
Maserati itself was founded over 100 years ago by the Maserati brothers who were entrepreneurs, and indeed disruptors of their time. Originally a motorsport works, the family made a ground-breaking move in 1926 by acquiring Diatto’s racing materials including chassis, gearboxes and other components to create the very first Maserati car, the Tipo 26. The car quickly made its name on the Italian motor racing scene resulting in the brothers working non-stop to meet demand, producing a total of 43 Tipo 26 race cars.
Richard Carter, Chief Executive said “It’s a huge honuor to be included in the Maserati 100, and I am delighted to be featured alongside such talented and respected entrepreneurs.”
Amongst those individuals named in the index are, Giles Andrews OBE; co-founder and chairman of Zopa the world’s first peer-to-peer lending platform, Emma Cheshire; co- creator and CEO of Dotforge, the Sheffield tech incubator and co-founder of Futurelabs, created to support tech start-ups and scale-ups in the Leeds area, and James Wilkinson; co-founder of Zuto, the finance company that joins forces with lenders to provide car loans online for buyers.
The full list of the Maserati 100 can be found on www.themaserati100.co.uk