Startupbootcamp FinTech FastTrack tour
May 12, 2015

Global accelerator Startupbootcamp FinTech partners with Polish Tech Innovators to bring their FastTrack tour to Warsaw

Mission ToRun, HanzaTrade, Geek Girls Carrots and Exchange Invest host Europe’s leading

accelerator programme Startupbootcamp FinTech showcasing Poland’s entrepreneurial talent

in the global market

FastTrack is open to innovative early stage startups specialising in FinTech

WARSAW, May 19, 2015 –Startupbootcamp FinTech today announced that their FastTrack tour will

be coming to leading co-working space PanstwoMiasto on May 18, 2015.  Focused on the region’s

FinTech startups, the one-day event is open to innovative early-stage companies looking for expert

advice and exposure. Part of the global award-winning Startupbootcamp (SBC), SBC FinTech is a leading

financial innovation accelerator dedicated to helping startups scale globally through direct access to an

international network of mentors, partners and investors.

Startupbootcamp selected Warsaw, Poland as one of 18 global destinations for the FinTech FastTrack

tour, after witnessing the recent growth in financial innovation in the region. In an exciting local

partnership, tech innovators: Mission ToRun, HanzaTrade, Geek Girls Carrots and Exchange invest will all

be hosting the event.

Why should startups apply?

FastTrack events are a bite-sized glimpse into the value of a Startupbootcamp programme. Ten startups

will have the opportunity to connect with top mentors, get feedback from other startups and meet the

Startupbootcamp FinTech team. One-on-one sessions with local industry experts in the finance,

investment and entrepreneurial space will provide advice on how to improve their product, business

model and pitching skills. By participating, startups will also gain access to the Startupbootcamp FinTech

global community. After the FastTrack tour, Startupbootcamp FinTech will select 10 startups to take part

in their three month intensive 2015 FinTech accelerator in London.

“Being a part of our FastTrack Tour means that startups are on the Startupbootcamp FinTech watch list

for life, giving them a greater chance of being selected for one of our global programmes, “said

Nektarios Liolios, MD, Startupbootcamp FinTech. “We encourage startups, at whatever stage in their

early development, to apply to join us for the unprecedented opportunity to connect with

Startupbootcamp FinTech’s global community and access worldwide opportunities. It is an exciting time

for FinTech, not only in London and Singapore, but also in Poland, and we’re delighted to be bringing

FastTrack to Warsaw.”

Patrick Lyle Young CEO of HanzaTrade, said:“We’re thrilled to be supporting an exciting accelerator

programme like Startupbootcamp FinTech. We’ve seen the proven success from the 2014 London

programme and look forward to the great things to come in 2015. We got involved because they

recognised a need to promote innovation in FinTech in Poland, and it’s something that we are equally

passionate about.”

Successful FastTrack startups join the watch list and have the potential to be selected for the

Startupbootcamp FinTech accelerator programme as well as:

● Extensive mentorship from 400+ entrepreneurs, investors, and partners

● Access to top markets in London, Europe, Asia-Pacific

● 3+ months free office space

● € 15K in cash per team

● €450K+ in partner services

● Exposure to 200+ Angels & VCs

● Invitation to SBC global alumni network

The event is open to all early stage startups in FinTech. For more information on the application process please visit Startupbootcamp website