Calling the World’s Top FinTech Talents


March 1st – 14th, 2021

Opening up a whole new world of finance possibilities.

NeoBanks, Open Banking, Payments and Open APIs are revolutionizing the world of finance.

Join global financial leaders, VC firms and promising start-ups at a new online hackathon!

Our Partners

Our Supporters

About The Hackathon

This Fintech Hackathon is about finding solutions to challenges banks currently have on their platforms and services. We want you to have access to the world’s top online talents within our community that will solve these challenges.

The Agenda

Worth of $101K Prizes

Including Gift Cards and Credits sponsored by Microsoft.

The Tracklist

Opening Keynote Speakers

March 12th, Livestream

King Leung 梁瀚璟

Head of Fintech, InvestHK

Adam Cohen

General Manager Enterprise, Payoneer

Roberto Croci

Managing Director, Microsoft for Startups MEA

Gideon Shaw

Founder and CEO, Invocap

Daphna Beer Gabel Rubin

Business Growth & Strategic Partnerships, Sr. Director, Working Capital, Payoneer

Jessica Lam

Chief Strategy Officer, WeLab

Winnie Tuang

Strategy & Operations, Senior Manager, Revolut Singapore

Pam Chuang

Head of Growth, Revolut Singapore

Edwin Hui

Head of Strategy and Corporate Affairs, Mox Bank 

Juma Alhameli

Senior Executive Director, Strategy & Business Development, ADGM

Shereen Abdulla

Senior Manager, DIFC FinTech Hive

Medhy Souidi

Head of FinTech and StartupXchange, DBS
Board Member, HK FinTech Association
Founder and Producer, What The Fintech

Shahar Friedman

Head of Visa Innovation Studio Tel-Aviv, Visa

Benjamin Quinlan

CEO & Managing Partner, Quinlan & Associates

Amanda Tung

Senior Manager, Partnership and Business Development, ZATI

Helene Podsadni Nilsson

Head of Fintechs, Nordics & Baltics, Visa

Ricky Lee

Founder and CEO, Sync

Obediah Ayton

Director of Business Development, 

The Private Investment Group 

Richie Santosdiaz

Economic Development Expert, Head of Middle East & Africa , The FinTech Times

Alastair Lidel

CEO & Founder, The Private Investment Group & The Bridge

Shlomi Orgad

Fintech Vertical Lead, Facebook Israel

Dr. Oriol Caudevilla

Management and Strategy Consultant, FinTech Advisor

Sanjeev Kumar


Musheer Ahmed

Founder & MD, Finstep Asia

Carmen James

Financial Services, ICT sector lead, ADIO

James Glass

Relationship Manager, YAP

Will Simmonds

Principal Engineer, Curve

Our Speakers

Past & Present

Michael Eisenberg

Co-Founder & Equal Partner, Aleph

Aya Zaksenberg

Head of Design, Lili

Surinderjit Bhatti

Managing Director, FinTech Growth Syndicate (FGS)

Sagi Dagan

Head of the Growth Division,

The Israel Innovation Authority

Richard Teng

Chief Executive Officer, Financial Services Regulatory Authority, Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM)

Keren Ran

Fintech Industry Head, Google

Eduard Fabian

Chief Technology Officer/VPRazer Fintech

Nir Netzer

Chairman, The Israeli FinTech Association – FinTech-Aviv

Jonathan Medved

CEO, OurCrowd

Mathew Megens

CEO and Founder, HyperJar

Yael Waisbourd Sucary

Head of Fintech and Innovation, Discount Bank

Bhagaban Behera

CEO, Walrus

Anuscha Iqbal

Co-founder and CEO, Spotii

Tomer Michaeli

General Partner, Viola Fintech

Mark Gazit

CEO and President, ThetaRay

Shmuel Ben Tovim

Chairman, The Fintech Community of Israel, City TLV

Christian Kunz

Head of Group Strategy and Innovation, DIFC Authority (UAE)

Ziv Keinan

Co-Founder and CEOSimetria

Don Ginsel

FounderHolland Fintech

Anna Maj

FinTech Leader & Advisor, WBAF

Senior Lecturer, CFTE

Ofer Koifman

Head of Global Banking Partnerships, Payoneer for Banks

Gaurav Dhar

Second Generation FinTech Entrepreneur, Tech Investor, Advisor, Mentor.

Dominic Pym

Co Founder and CEO, Up Bank

Matt Baxby

CEO, Revolut Australia

Michael Brackpool

Head of Product, Bunq

Richard Davies

CEO at Allica BankNED @ Revolut

Eilin Schjetne

Partnership Lead Europe, Visa Real Time Payments

Michael Ng

Product Lead, WeLab Bank

Yuval Tal

Managing Partner, Team8 Fintech

Neri Tollardo

Head of International Investor Relations and Partnerships, Tinkoff

Maia Bittner

Voice of the Member, Chime Mobile Banking

Peter Ramsay

Founder, Built for Mars

John Ciocca

Founder and CEO, Purple Financial

Sabah Al-Binali

Partner and Head of Gulf. OurCrowd

Arcady Lapiro

CEO & Founder, Agora

Olivia Minnock

Editor, FinTech Alliance

Ned Phillips

Founder and CEO, Bambu

Federico Goldberg

Co Founder and CEO, Plunzo

Rune Mai

CEO and Founder, Nordic API Gateway

Daniel Cannizzaro

Founder and CEO, Parpera

Pawel Oltuszyk

CEO and Founder, FROST

Saad Ansari

Co Founder and CEO, Xpence

Guillermo Vicandi

Co Founder and CEO, Bnext

Nameer Khan

Chairman & Founding Board Member,


Ejimnkeonye Dennis

Co Founder and CEO, Send Village

Caroline Vaughan

Head of Commercial and Businness Development, Innovate Finance

Hamish Blythe

Founder & CEO, Trilo

Caroline Tran

Co-Founder & CEOaircrex

Marcos Cuevas

Co Founder and CEO, Mitto

Afshan Dadan

Co Founder, WhiteSight

Akmal Saleem

Co Founder and CEO, Rizq

Hakan Eroglu

Global Open Banking Lead, Advisors at Mastercard

Oona Rokyta

CEO & Co-founder, Lance

Panagiotis Kriaris

Head of Business Development, Unzer

Dorel Blitz

VP Strategy & Business Development, Personetics

Priyamoni Debnath

Co Founder, White Sight

Hadar Shor

Director of the India, Africa and Middle East department Foreign Trade Administration, Israel Ministry of Economy and Industry

Aleksei Akimov

Head of APIAdyen

Dovi Frances

Founding PartnerGroup 11

Our Team

Nir Kouris

Co-Founder of Fintech Nations

Jon Kingsley

Co-Founder of Fintech Nations

Ignacio Agramont

Hackathon Manager

Ivan Sangueza

Video Manager

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