In 2001 Jared graduated with a degree in Theoretical Physics from UCL. He then pursued a career in banking, trading currency derivatives at both JP Morgan and Dresdner Kleinwort.

To broaden his experience further Jared then joined the Royal Dutch Shell management programme in 2005 with a focus on their fuel retailing business. In this role Jared managed a team of Shell and IBM resources responsible for technology strategy and project delivery across the globe.

Jared resigned from Shell in August 2010 to work full time on developing a new business venture.

He lives in London with his wife and three children.