Fintech Venture Launchpad

Fintech Venture Launchpad

 

 

February 18-27, 2018 at NYU Abu Dhabi (10 Class Days)

A 10-day program aimed at providing Fintech Startups with the tools and knowledge to develop a comprehensive new venture that is scalable, repeatable and capital efficient.

Application Closed

10

Day program

10

Startup Finalists

10

Fintech Investors

10

Opportunities to pitch your business

Focus Areas:

 

  • Crowdfunding
  • Peer-to-peer lending
  • Blockchain
  • Algorithmic trading
  • Credit scoring
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Payments
  • Insurance tech (insurtech)
  • Money transfer and emerging areas of Fintech

Who should apply: 

Any early stage Fintech startup with a clear interest and potential market in the UAE and MENA.

What You Get During the Program:

Startups will go through a process of testing the viability of their MVPs in the marketplace and developing a scalable, repeatable business model.

What Finalists receive:

  • startAD coaching, access to mentors and coworking space
  • Online resources
  • Intros to investors
  • Opportunity to pitch to investors
  • Potential seed investment
  • Access to corporate partners

Investors

Asma Al Qaseer

Asma Al Qaseer

Investment Analyst

twofour54

Patrick Vosgimorukian

Patrick Vosgimorukian

Managing Partner

Digital Spring Ventures

Heather Henyon

Heather Henyon

Founder & Director

WAIN – Women’s Angel Investor Network

Nick Roberts

Nick Roberts

Co-founder & CEO

LeadAngels.com

Nidhi Pandit

Nidhi Pandit

Assistant Vice President

UAE Exchange

Tushar Singhvi

Tushar Singhvi

VP, Corporate Development & Investments

Crescent Group

Alex Guy

Alex Guy

Founder

Eshara Capital

Tammer Qaddumi

Tammer Qaddumi

Partner

VentureSouq

Hubertus Thonhauser

Hubertus Thonhauser

Managing Partner

Enabling Future

Pathikrit T Banerjee

Pathikrit T Banerjee

Director, Special Projects

Krypto Labs

Corporate partners