Startup Spotlight: Derisk360
Welcoming Derisk360 Ltd to FinTech Connect!
Twitter Handle: @derisk360
Management/Leadership team: Shen Pandi, Founder.
Founded: 2018, London, UK
Tell us about yourself: Our mission is to turn enterprise risks into competitive advantage by applying artificial intelligence on enterprise data.
What's your 'origin story'?
Risks are seen as overheads in large organisations, Derisk360 is here to change that perception and will make it as a boardroom topic to create new competitive advantages.
How have you funded your growth to date?
Have secured pre-seed funding, now in the process of secure seed funding.
Where and how do you differentiate yourselves against the growing FinTech start-up demographic?
Our start-up is uniquely placed with a great team assembled from the financial services, McKinsey & Co, SaaS start-ups etc. who have a unique solution for enterprise risk management.
What's been your greatest challenge in growth to date?
Finding the right sales partners and leads
What is your advice to people seeking to kickstart their own business?
Don’t wait, just start. Otherwise someone will else will just do it.
Who do you admire most as a business (in or outside of the start-up world)?
Biztalk360 – a self-funded start-up that has scaled within the past few years in a niche enterprise software market.
What are your predictions for the next 18 months in FinTech?
AI will flourish. Blockchain will perish.
What are your goals for the next 18 months?
Build a full suite of the ‘Single Risk View’, On-board minimum of 9 enterprise customers. Build teams that scale. Provide an exciting place to work, learn and have fun for the employees.
What is your greatest achievement as business thus far?
Going to survive the year 1 shortly.
Why did you choose FinTech Connect?: To connect with the industry leaders and demonstrate how data and AI can be applied through innovative ways to manage risks and turn enterprise risks into a competitive advantage.
Why should our community come and meet you at the show?
To meet great folks who knows what they do, learn the latest trends in AI, and Risk Management.
Find out more about the Startup LaunchPad at FinTech Connect, 3–4 December at ExCeL, London