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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.

/ROUND 1 - Watch now below!:

The MoneyPitch Prizefighters:
David Lomiashvili, CEO, Identomat, Inc.
George Cook, Co-Founder & CEO, HoneyComb Credit
Hanna Wu, Co-Founder & CEO, Amplify Life Insurance
Albert Bowkett, COO, NLV8 Technologies
Chris Maurice, CEO, Yellow Card

Our Arena Judges for Round 1:
Katie Palencsar, Investor & Venture Studio Lead, Anthemis Group
Jeff Gapusan, VP of Strategy, Verady, Inc.
Emmalyn Shaw, Managing Partner, Flourish Ventures

/ROUND 2 - Watch now below!:

The MoneyPitch Prizefighters:
Christopher Miller, Chief Revenue Officer, EvoShare
Farrukh Siddiqui, Founder & CEO, Defynance
Mario Hernandez, CEO, FINVERO
Boum III Jr., CEO & Co-Founder, daba
Ray Quintana, Global President, Devvio, Inc.

Our Arena Judges for Round 2:
Ryan Falvey, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Financial Venture Studio
Chi Achebe, Product Development & Go-To-Market at YouTube | Early Stage Investor
Rebecca Lynn, Co-Founder & General Partner, Canvas Ventures

/ROUND 3 - Watch now below!:

The MoneyPitch Prizefighters:
Lior Weinstein, CEO, Poplar
Ashish Anand, Co-Founder & CEO, Whrrl
Candice Helm, CEO, Hatch Credit Inc.
Jeremy Tsui, Co-Founder & CEO, Finley Technologies, Inc
Cathy Han, Co-Founder & CEO, Levro

Our Arena Judges for Round 3:
Ryan Gilbert, Founder, Launchpad Capital
Jake Gibson, General Partner, Better Tomorrow Ventures
Lynn Eisenhart, Deputy Director, Strategic Investment Fund, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

How it works:

Real entrepreneurs. Real venture capitalists. Tune in to watch 3 virtual rounds of #MoneyPitch! 15 elite entrepreneurs will be pitching to our VCs about prime investment opportunities in FinTech. Who will knock out the competition?

Watch the virtual rounds on LinkedIn Live on:

  • Round 1 - Sept 9th - Watch On Demand above!
  • Round 2 - Sept 16th - Watch On Demand above!
  • Round 3 - Sept 30th - Watch On Demand above!

The Finale - See the 3 finalists duke it out in the ring LIVE on our Main Stage in Las Vegas on Sunday, October 24th.

Here's the rundown

  • Watch Round 1-3 on LinkedIn Live
  • 15 startups will pitch to leading VC judges, only 3 will make it to the final
  • Each pitch is followed by a Q&A round with VC judges who will decide on the spot whether or not they would invest
  • The top 3 startups will then pitch on our mainstage LIVE in Las Vegas on Sunday October 24th to the most engaged audience of senior executives in payments, financial services, fintech and cybersecurity
  • 1 startup will be the champion and will win:

    • Bragging rights as Champion of MoneyPitch 2021
    • Complimentary meeting space in the expo hall for 3 days
    • Dedicated marketing campaign to our global Money20/20 audience
    • 30-second advertisement during MoneyFest this winter

Meet the MoneyPitch contestants

Albert Bowkett


NLV8 Technologies

Cathy Haan

Co-Founder & CEO


Chris Maurice


Yellow Card

Meet the MoneyPitch judges

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