Barney Hussey-Yeo Alexandra Woznick Cleo


Access to Finance


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CEO: Barney Hussey-Yeo

Founders: Aleksandra Wozniak, Barney Hussey-Yeo

Founded: 2015

Latest Funding: $2.6M Seed (2017)

Total Funding: $3.2M

Sectors: Personal Finance Management

Latest Funding: $700k Angel January 2017

HQ:  London, UK

Cleo wants to reduce the complexity and increase the transparency of financial services for a new generation. The “financial assistant” for young professionals and graduates powered by AI, Cleo is a chatbot accessed via the Cleo app or Facebook Messenger and through integration with Amazon’s Alexa and Google’s Google Home. Users can chat to Cleo via text or voice to interrogate bank account and credit card data in order to keep track of spending and budget better.  Angel investors include Niklas Zennström. co-founder Alex Chesterman, Wonga co-founder Errol Damelin.