Startupbootcamp FinTech London

About the FinTech London Accelerator

Startupbootcamp FinTech is the leading accelerator focused on financial innovation. Our intensive 3+1 month program provides startups with an intense structured, mentorship, office space in the heart of London, funding and access to a global network of investors and VCs, for up to 10 selected FinTech startups across the globe.

For three months, the selected startups collaborate with 400+ mentors, partners, and investors to build world class FinTech companies, with the ultimate goal of becoming industry leading players.

What We Offer

  • Access to a proven acceleration program and methodology facilitated by experienced Fintech Entrepreneur
  • Extensive mentorship from +400 entrepreneurs, investors, and partners from financial institutions
  • Access to global players in the financial services sector
  • 3+1 months free office space
  • €550K+ in partner services
  • €15K in cash per team to help relocate
  • Exposure to 200+ Angels & VCs
  • Invitation to SBC global alumni network and growth program

In return we ask for 6% equity. All contracts are simple, transparent, and available for all to see.

If you have any questions in the meantime, please get in touch at

Why join Startupbootcamp FinTech?

Key Focus Areas


Mobile Security

Robo advisory

Financial Inclusion

Identity- AML/KYC

SME Solutions


  • Mar 10

    Applications open

  • Jun 26

    Applications close

  • Jul 28 - 31

    Selection Days

  • Sep 05

    Program begins

  • Dec 01

    Demo Day

What's the Deal?

3-Month 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

Corporate Partners

Connections to the leading corporates in your industry for pilot projects, partnership opportunities, and as customers

Global Network

Unmatched access to a global network of mentors, corporate partners, industry experts, and alumni across 40+ countries

Tailored Mentorship

Over 1000 carefully selected mentors from FinTech industry who provide hands-on support and valuable introductions

Coworking Space

Free desks for your entire team in a dynamic coworking space for the duration of the 3-month program

Living Expenses

£15K in cash per team to cover living expenses during the program

Perks & Discounts

More than €450K+ in exclusive partner deals from leading technology providers such as Google, 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

Industry Events

Exclusive opportunities to take part in leading FinTech conferences and events

Investor Access

Meet most active VCs and Angel investors in your industry from around the world

Demo Day

A day to celebrate your achievements during the program with 400+ investors, corporates, mentors and press attendees

Startupbootcamp Fintech has partnered with financial giants: MasterCard, Lloyds Banking Group, Rabobank Group, Intesa Sanpaolo, arvato Bertelsmann, Route66, PwC, Cognito PR and MJ Hudson to provide the expertise, exposure channels, APIs and access to a network of industry professionals that most early-stage FinTech startups would not be able to access otherwise. The program is led by Francisco Lorca and Edwina Johnson, both using their extensive backgrounds to focus on startups developing technology for the financial industry.

 Startupbootcamp FinTech London 2016 Demo Day Video

Leading Trends in FinTech

Our latest FinTech Trends Report 'The Start-up View: A Year in FinTech' in collaboration with PwC reveals the latest trends in FinTech landscape

Download Report:


The Startupbootcamp FinTech space is located in the Rainmaking Loft, a 10,000ft2 startup hub in the iconic St Katharine Docks – in the heart of London, UK. Besides the existing space with 30+ startups, a new space extra for the FinTech programme is going to open just below the existing space to create an inspiring environment for the 10 FinTech startups and our partners. It’s in walking distance from Tower Bridge, Tower of London and the City of London. We have a spectacular view of the St. Katherines Docks with all its amenities, restaurants and markets. Rainmaking Loft - International House, 1 Saint Katharine’s Way, London E1W 1UN, United Kingdom Map

Startupbootcamp FinTech London Team

Carsten Kølbek

Carsten Kølbek

Francisco Lorca

Francisco Lorca

Managing Director
Edwina Johnson

Edwina Johnson

Chief Operating Officer
Triin Linamagi

Triin Linamagi

Marketing Manager
Cilia Li

Cilia Li

Events Manager
Gregoire Michel

Gregoire Michel

Lead Scout
Matthew Rowell

Matthew Rowell

Operations Manager
Tran Bao Dinh

Tran Bao Dinh

Events Coordinator
Thom Lucassen

Thom Lucassen

Startup Scout
Nektarios Liolios

Nektarios Liolios

Co-Founder & CEO
Alessandro Cerrone

Alessandro Cerrone

Startup Scout
Eléonore Delaire

Eléonore Delaire

Startup Scout

Questions about Startupbootcamp FinTech London?Contact us

Supported Locally by

Supported Globally by