Fintech Fusion 2017
Fintech Acceleration Platform
Fusion helps entrepreneurs accelerate their go-to-market momentum.
At Fintech Fusion we boost startups that provide smart digital solutions to asset management, simplify compliance (+MIFID II + inveFusion helps entrepreneurs accelerate their go-to-market momentum.
At Fintech Fusion we boost startups that provide smart digital solutions to asset management, simplify compliance (+MIFID II + investment suitability), manage and analyse big data, build on blockchain technology, automate banking processes, heighten cybersecurity, protect data, facilitate risk management, and foster superior customer experience in finance.
We empower our startups by connecting them to industry-leading corporations with strong innovation agenda from around Geneva, Lausanne and Zurich. We plug our startups in to research labs in BigData, AI, blockchain and machine learning within Switzerland’s world-class universities. We pair you with mentors of the highest caliber to guide your growth.
Fusion takes no upfront equity stake from its startups. We give hands on resources directly from industry experts (pricing strategy, branding etc.), infrastructure & mentorship from industry leaders and entrepreneurs. Our mission is to help entrepreneurs generate direct revenue via engagement with leading corporations and world-class mentors from companies. These include Temenos, Notz Stucki, BNP Paribas and Swisscard, Capco, Kudelski Security, Swisscom, Arcanys, id est avocats, Insign and Interactive Data, IDIAP, Heig-VD and many more.
Fusion isn’t prescriptive; it’s tailored in a way that enables disruptive startups to bring their products to market and achieve scale.
We are selecting 10 fintech start-ups for a place on our 3-month residency program in Geneva, followed 9 months remote support.
Apply for a place in our Fintech batch starting on September 25th, 2017.
Launched in February 2015, Fusion is the creation of Polytech Ecosystem Ventures, a VC based in Switzerland and Silicon Valley. Our CEO is Sal Matteis - ex-Yahoo Head of platforms, Seedcamp Alumni, Angel Investor and MD of Startupbootcamp. Our alumni include BioWatch, EdgeLab, Corezoid, Foxstone and Indigita, see www.fintechfusion.ch for more of our alumni. more