Startupbootcamp FinTech Mexico City

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About the Program

Are you a high-potential and ambitious early-stage FinTech startup? Are you seeking to consolidate your business in Latin America? Startupbootcamp FinTech Mexico City is for you.

We are the leading program supporting innovative companies in the financial services industry, and we’re gearing up for our third generation.

Our intensive 3 month program provides 10 selected FinTech startups from around the world with hands-on mentorship from over 400+ industry experts, office space in the heart of Mexico City, seed funding, and access to a global network of investors and corporate partners from across the FinTech industry.

The first cohort of Startupbootcamp FinTech in Latin America secured 30 projects with the financial industry, and the second batch announced the launch of their products as well as nearly all startups disclosing strategic alliances and pilots during its Demo Day. What are you waiting for?

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Sound interesting? And the best part of all we have a group of amazing financial institutions and investor partners backing our program including Visa, ScotiabankHSBC MexicoBanregio,  IGNIALATINIA, Fiinlab powered by Gentera, EY Mexico, and White & Case

These key industry players provide expertise, exposure channels, APIs and unparalleled access to their deep FinTech network of industry professionals from around the world.

Startupbootcamp Fintech Mexico City is a joint venture between Startupbootcamp and Finnovista – the leading champion of FinTech innovation in Latin America. The program is led by Fermín Bueno and Andrés Fontao as Managing Partners, and Christine Chang as Interim Program Director, who have extensive backgrounds developing strategies for exponential growth at corporate and startup world.

The program is part of an international family of FinTech programs that extends to London, New York, Singapore, and Mumbai.

We are looking for early stage FinTech companies that want to develop its products and build a client base, and with strong teams and who are uniquely positioned to execute.

Beyond FinTech, the program is also open to startups with innovations in AI, big data, RegTech, security, blockchain, and IoT, for example, that can be adapted for finance and insurance customers.

Key Focus Areas

Payments

Financial Inclusion

Personal Financial Management

Enterprise Financial Management

Blockchain & Crypto-currencies

Wealth Mgmt & Robo-advisors

InsurTech

Cybersecurity

Identity & Authentication

Timeline

  • Mar 26

    Applications open

  • Jun 23

    Applications close

  • Aug 08 - 09

    Selection Days

  • Sep 09

    Program begins

  • Dec 05

    Demo Day

Why join the program?

3-Month Program

An intense 3-month program designed to support entrepreneurs scale their industry-changing technology businesses.

Masterclasses

Expert-led sessions covering all scaling fundamentals - from lean methodology, growth hacking 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 100 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

$16,500 USD in cash per team to cover living expenses during the program.

Perks & Discounts

More than 250,000 USD in exclusive partner deals from leading technology providers such as Amazon, Cisco, F6S 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 the 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.

In return, we ask for 6% equity. All contracts are simple, transparent, and available for all to see. You can take a look HERE.

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If you have any questions about the Startupbootcamp Fintech Mexico City program, please do not hesitate to get in touch: fintechmexico@startupbootcamp.org

Location

The Startupbootcamp FinTech Mexico City’s hub is located in Finnovista LOFT: a meeting point for innovators within the financial services industry, located in the heart of Mexico City and in the most entrepreneurial neighbourhood. Finnovista LOFT was designed to create an inspiring environment for our Startupbootcamp FinTech alumni and partners. 

Startupbootcamp FinTech Mexico City Team

Christine Chang

Christine Chang

Program Director
Gonzalo Sánchez

Gonzalo Sánchez

Operations Manager
Montserrat Bonilla

Montserrat Bonilla

Communications & Marketing Manager
Fermin Bueno

Fermin Bueno

Co-Founder
Andres Fontao

Andres Fontao

Co-Founder
Saraí Arteaga

Saraí Arteaga

Communications & Marketing Intern

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