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MoneyPitch: Enter the Ring

Disruption, agility, and a killer instinct for tackling the next frontier of fintech is the key to success for startups. No matter if it’s as an attendee, making waves as a sponsor, or taking the stage, one thing is for sure - these innovative new companies are at the heart of the new Money20/20.

MoneyPitch, our famed startup pitch competition, is BACK to connect the most ambitious startups with leading VCs and senior executives through three blow-by-blow virtual rounds and one epic finale LIVE in Vegas.

Are you ready to be a prizefighter, or will you throw in the towel?

MoneyPitch: Enter the Ring is looking for the most original, most daring, most determined prizefighter founders to face our VC Judges and become “The Champs”.

The 15 shortlisted prizefighters for MoneyPitch will receive:

  • Complimentary pass to Money20/20
  • Opportunity to showcase your company on our stages and screens
  • Opportunity to be introduced to the most reputable VC's in the industry
  • Exclusive networking opportunities
  • Early access to networking platform to book meetings and send messages
  • Access to exclusive workshops
  • Branding on the Money20/20 website and event agenda
  • Massive media exposure

3 MoneyPitch Finalists will win:

  • Round trip flight and 4-nights stay at The Venetian Las Vegas will be provided for finalists
  • Exclusive promotion to Money20/20 community

And along with the title Champion, 1 winner will receive:

  • Complimentary meeting space in the expo hall
  • Dedicated marketing campaign to our global Money20/20 audience
  • 30-second advertisement during MoneyFest this winter

Prepare to be a champion

How does it work?

  • We encourage all fintech startups to apply.*
  • 15 startups will be chosen to Enter The Ring in 3 semi-final show down rounds, facing the scrutiny of our judges who will be measuring the startups answers blow for blow.
  • The winner of each semi-final round will be chosen to Enter The Ring on our mainstage at the LIVE SHOW, where they will face a final round of VCs questions and fight to be the champion of MoneyPitch!

5 M20 MoneyPitch Website

What does a prizefighter need to make it in the MoneyPitch Ring?

Important dates and deadlines

Meet the MoneyPitch judges

Lynn Eisenhart

Deputy Director, Strategic Investment Fund

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Jeff Gapusan

FinTech Professional

Makai Advisory Services

Ryan Gilbert


Launchpad Capital

Sarah Kunst

Managing Director

Cleo Capital

Rebecca Lynn

Co-Founder and General Partner

Canvas Ventures

Sheel Mohnot

General Partner

Better Tomorrow Ventures

Rosita Najmi

Sr. Director, Head of Social Innovation


Katie Palencsar

Investor & Venture Studio Lead

Anthemis Group

Jesse Podell



David S. Rose

Founder & CEO

US Real Estate Market

Emmalyn Shaw

Managing Partner

Flourish Ventures

Ron J. Williams

SVP & Head of Program Strategy (D10X Consumer)


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