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Fintech Venture Day New York

One of the world’s leading management education institutions, IE Business School is excited to invite you to the next edition of Venture Days, which will take place in New York City. This exclusive pitch competition will explore the latest trends in FinTech in one of the world’s fastest evolving global financial capitals. At this event, entrepreneurs from around the world will have the opportunity to pitch their ventures to an audience of investors, banking executives and the NYC FinTech startup community.

This will be the perfect showcase for startups and entrepreneurs looking for exposure to potential investors, and a great avenue for those looking for new and exciting investment opportunities. In addition, experts from IE will share the trends they are seeing emerge in Europe, and other new and unique market opportunities that are developing outside of the US market. IE has celebrated 50 editions of Venture Day around the world assisting start-ups to secure over 20+ Million in funding. Recent locations include: Madrid, Guatemala city, Mexico, Sao Paulo, Shanghai.






Past Fintech Venture Days


Rules of competition

Do you think you have what it takes to pitch at IE's Fintech Venture Day NYC?

We are inviting FinTech startups, founded in the last two years, in the following fields:

· Payments

· Alternative Lending

· Investment Advisory

· Client and Risk Analytics

· Digital Delivery of Financial Services

· General FinTech Services

In order to compete, you must submit an application at the link below. IE, along with its local partners, will carefully screen all applications in order to choose the strongest startups to pitch at Venture Day.

The deadline to apply is October  1st, 2017 at 11:59 EST.







The winners of FinTech Venture Day will benefit from expertise and capabilities of each of our partners and sponsors, in addition to following benefits which will help to accelerate business growth.


  • IE Business School will offer the winning start-up workspace, access to expertise and mentoring from its leading academic and business professionals.
  • Two founders of the first place winning Startup will receive 100% scholarships to participate in a one week Executive Education course at IE Business School in Madrid focusing on Entrepreneurship and/or Venture Capital.
  • Round trip airfare to participate in this Executive Education course will be provide by Air Europa.





Speakers and Judges


Welcome & Introduction
15:00  to  15:10
Fireside Chat with Pascal Bouvier
15:10  to  15:30
Pascal Bouvier. Venture Partner. Santander Innoventures.
Panel on Trends in FinTech
15:30  to  16:00
Pitch Presentations
16:00  to  17:00
Judge Deliberations & Audience Voting
17:00  to  17:15
Announcement of Winners
17:15  to  17:30
Networking Cocktail
17:30  to  18:30




Alumni Advisory Committee

We would like to thank our dedicated team of Alumni Advisors for their guidance and support in organizing and executing this event. These individuals are a true representation of IE's global collaborative spirit!

Tom Schapira

General Partner at Imagine Capital

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Andres Fontao

Business Development Manager at Porfinya

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Christopher Calicott

Managing Director, Trammell Venture Partners:

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