Barclays Techstars Accelerator

#1 FinTech Accelerator


Visit website External link to website
London, UK
Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Réunion, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, United Republic of, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Banking, Financial services, Insurance
Are you working on a startup that could transform financial services in emerging markets? Into next gen payments, digital banking, insurance tech, cybersecurity, money management? Want to work with a global accelerator and a world leading bank that can help take your company to the next level in Africa? Then the new Barclays Techstars Accelerator in Cape Town may be for you. We are looking for 10 awesome FinTech start-ups from across Africa and across the world to be in this fast-track program.
Barclays Techstars Accelerator in Cape Town brings two global networks together into one accelerator program that offers entrepreneurs unprecedented access not only to Barclays executives and decision-makers but also Techstars’ mentor and investor relationships across 15 locations. Startups will have 3 months of world class mentorship from the Techstars and Barclays mentor networks, the chance to pursue and fast-track partnership opportunities within Barclays, ability to spend part of the program in London or New York City, and up to $120k in funding from Techstars.