Mylo Kaye

Pledge Founder

“Those who say they can’t, can’t. Those who say they can, can.”

Mylo Kaye is a social entrepreneur and CEO of Pledge, a charity that helps support people living in poverty.

Mylo has been in business for over a decade, starting his first technology company out of University in 2008. Since then he has invested in many tech start-ups and regularly coaches young entrepreneurs, helping them grow their businesses and social enterprises.

His passion for ending poverty sees him also sit on the board of Fair by Design; a £20 million fund that aims to help those living in poverty in the UK. Fair By Design is a partnership between Big Society Capital, the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, Finance Birmingham and Ascension Ventures.

Charity is a big part of Mylo’s life, he is a trustee of various charities in Manchester and also works with many charities on a strategic level, especially with embracing technology to become more sustainable in the future.

His work with charities and businesses have been celebrated with; The Manchester Metropolitan University Business School’s ‘Inspiring Leader’ Award, the Talk of Manchester’s ‘Entrepreneur Award’, Manchester City Council’s, ‘Business in the Community’ award and he was recognised as one of JCI’s ‘Ten Outstanding Young People’ in 2018.