We work with the world’s leading Startups, Scale-ups and Corporates in the FinTech, PensionTech, InsurTech, RegTech and CyberSecurity industries.
Our 3-month innovation program focuses on the selected companies, providing them with access to a global network of industry experts, business mentors, investors, and corporate partners. Intense mentorship, guided support, top-level masterclasses, pitching opportunities and networking events – all of this creates a perfect environment for business acceleration. Co-working space in Amsterdam’s first startup hub and €15K to cover living expenses included.
We work with startups in the MVP/prototype phase, or first customers phase and scale-ups from all over the world and that focus on one of the key industries listed below.
We are always on the lookout for the most promising and talented startups and scale-ups. If you are interested in joining the next program or would like to know more about how you can collaborate with us, feel free to contact us via email.
Key Focus Areas:
Oct 02 - 03
Why join the program?
An intense 3-month program designed to support entrepreneurs scale their industry-changing technology businesses.
Expert-led sessions covering all scaling fundamentals - from business model canvas, lean methodology to fundraising
Connections to the leading corporates in your industry for pilot projects, partnership opportunities, and as customers
Unmatched access to a global network of mentors, corporate partners, industry experts, and alumni across 40+ countries
Over 1000 carefully selected mentors from the FinTech & CyberSecurity industry who provide hands-on support and valuable introductions
Free desks for your entire team in a dynamic coworking space for the duration of the 3-month program
€15K in cash per team to cover living expenses during the program
Perks & Discounts
More than €500K+ in exclusive partner deals from leading technology providers such as Amazon, HubSpot, SendGrid, and others
Alumni Growth Program
Continued post-program support far after the 3-month program through annual alumni-only events, deals and tailored introductions
Exclusive opportunities to take part in leading FinTech & CyberSecurity conferences and events
Meet most active VCs and Angel investors in your industry from around the world
A day to celebrate your achievements during the program with 400+ investors, corporates, mentors and press attendees
About the ProgramFinTech is at the forefront of the transformation in the financial industry and is transforming the way we exchange value and ownership, manage risk and perform transactions. While this transformation is taking place across all segments of the industry, the security and safeguarding for ownership of assets and data is becoming increasingly important. In today’s environment, cybersecurity is a priority at board level. Startupbootcamp aims to innovate the FinTech & CyberSecurity ecosystem by providing the most promising startups and scale-ups in the world with an innovation program based in Amsterdam. Startupbootcamp FinTech & CyberSecurity program is led by MD Michael Dooijes and powered by partners which include major global brands such as Amazon, Cisco, Rabobank, ING, ABN-AMRO, and de volksbank. For the full list of local and global partners, continue down below.
Ideal Test MarketAmsterdam has a vibrant startup ecosystem in both FinTech and CyberSecurity, and innovation in these sectors has been central. As one of the top 5 best places in the world to live and do business, with a high proficiency of English speakers Amsterdam is among the most attractive startup hubs in the world. The Netherlands is the ideal test market to trial new technology and understand customer needs and wants. The country has a technology-oriented public, plus fast and reliable connectivity. The Dutch are also early adopters and are straight-forward with their feedback. Top that with access to capital, a favorable legal and fiscal climate and a capital that is profiling itself as a leader in smart technologies and you understand why you should apply now!
Startupbootcamp NXTUpon completion of the program, startups and scale-ups will gain access to our extensive Global Alumni network. Furthermore, teams will be invited to our 'SBC NXT' Alumni support program, through which we provide relevant Alumni services throughout the lifetime of the startups and scale-ups and beyond.
Startupbootcamp FinTech & CyberSecurity Amsterdam Team
Efrat Avnet Steinberg
Chief Operations Officer
Chief Creative and Branding
Community & Ecosystem Lead
Mexx de Zeeuw
Jeroen van den Bosch
President International Business Development
International Business Development Lead
Office design and facilities
Event & Operations Intern
Marketing & Content Lead
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