Startup LaunchPad 2019

Day 1 - AM


10:30 am - 10:40 am Bridge Learning Tech: Bringing innovations to life without breaking the bank
Vlad Shishkaryov, Director at Bridge Learning Tech

Vlad Shishkaryov

Bridge Learning Tech


10:40 am - 10:50 am Blockacre: Democratising institutional & high-net-worth investments
Chris Sargent, CEO & Co-Founder at Blockacre

Chris Sargent

CEO & Co-Founder

Adam Bouqdib, Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder at Blockacre

Adam Bouqdib

Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder


10:50 am - 11:00 am Tatum: Bridging the world of blockchain and banking
Jiri Kobelka, CEO & Co-Founder at Tatum Limited

Jiri Kobelka

CEO & Co-Founder
Tatum Limited

Spotlight Brussels

11:00 am - 11:10 am Vadis Technologies: Flair, your third-party risk monitoring solution
Jean-François Heering, CEO at Vadis Technologies

Jean-François Heering

Vadis Technologies

Spotlight Brussels

11:10 am - 11:20 am Accountable: The financial assistant of the self-employed
Alexis Eggermont, Co-Founder at Accountable

Alexis Eggermont


Spotlight Brussels

11:20 am - 11:30 am Bit4you: Log-Ion, the first blockchain platform securing the new corporate token economy
David Schmitz, Head of Legal Developments at Bit4you

David Schmitz

Head of Legal Developments

Spotlight Brussels

11:30 am - 11:40 am Break

Regulation & Security Technology

11:40 am - 11:50 am Nethone: Digital footprint analysis for improving transaction safety and credit scoring effectiveness
Jakub Jóźwiak, Business Development Executive at Nethone

Jakub Jóźwiak

Business Development Executive

Regulation & Security Technology

11:50 am - 12:00 pm Harmoney: How to enable an end-to-end compliance?
Thomas Van Maele, CEO & Co-Founder at Harmoney

Thomas Van Maele

CEO & Co-Founder

Regulation & Security Technology

12:00 pm - 12:10 pm DX Compliance Solutions: Intelligent all-in-one solution for AML-compliance
Simon Dix, CEO & Founder at DX Compliance Solutions

Simon Dix

CEO & Founder
DX Compliance Solutions

Regulation & Security Technology

12:10 pm - 12:20 pm kompany: Are you sure your Business KYC (KYB) data is audit-proof?
Richard Wakefield, Head of International Business Development at kompany

Richard Wakefield

Head of International Business Development

Regulation & Security Technology

12:20 pm - 12:30 pm Uleska: Automated penetration testing and risk visualisation
Gary Robinson, CEO & Founder at Uleska

Gary Robinson

CEO & Founder

Regulation & Security Technology

12:30 pm - 12:40 pm Statice: Enabling privacy-preserving data insights
Sebastian Weyer, CEO at Statice

Sebastian Weyer



12:40 pm - 12:50 pm R3: The Corda ecosystem - How to get your CorDapp in the market
Ivar Wiersma, Head of Ecosystem & Venture Development at R3

Ivar Wiersma

Head of Ecosystem & Venture Development


12:50 pm - 1:00 pm KuulEats: The first fully integrated restaurant management system
Simon Rand, CEO at KuulEats

Simon Rand


Day 1 - PM

Spotlight Wales

2:00 pm - 2:10 pm Comparison Creator: Navel gazing into 2020
Steve Jones, CEO & Founder at Comparison Creator

Steve Jones

CEO & Founder
Comparison Creator

Spotlight Wales

2:10 pm - 2:20 pm Comparison - A journey
Matt Bolton, Product Manager at

Matt Bolton

Product Manager

Spotlight Wales

2:20 pm - 2:30 pm Credas: Improving supply chain assurance through digital innovation and IDV technology
Kevin Smith, Head of Product and Technology at Credas

Kevin Smith

Head of Product and Technology

Spotlight Wales

2:30 pm - 2:40 pm DevOpsGroup: Technical debt, modern operations and staying agile
Rael Winters, Product Manager at DevOpsGroup

Rael Winters

Product Manager

Spotlight Wales

2:40 pm - 2:50 pm Vizolution: Stuck between a bot and a hard place
Peter Nicol, Senior Vice President for Partnerships & Alliances at Vizolution

Peter Nicol

Senior Vice President for Partnerships & Alliances

Spotlight Wales

2:50 pm - 3:00 pm W2 Global Data: Making compliance simple
Gary Pine, Chief Product & Marketing Officer at W2 Global Data

Gary Pine

Chief Product & Marketing Officer
W2 Global Data

AI & Machine Learning

3:10 pm - 3:20 pm AInfinity: Rapid delivery of advance AI solutions for financial services institutions
Raj Muppala, CEO & Founder at AInfinity

Raj Muppala

CEO & Founder

AI & Machine Learning

3:20 pm - 3:30 pm Senseforth AI: Transforming your business with conversational AI
Errol Finkelstein, CEO at Senseforth AI

Errol Finkelstein

Senseforth AI

AI & Machine Learning

3:30 pm - 3:40 pm Hero Labs: Escape of water claim reductions with IoT
Krystian Zajac, CEO & Founder at Hero Labs

Krystian Zajac

CEO & Founder
Hero Labs

AI & Machine Learning

3:40 pm - 3:50 pm Bambu: Goal based investment technology for financial institutions
Nick Wakefield, Managing Director at Bambu

Nick Wakefield

Managing Director

AI & Machine Learning

3:50 pm - 4:00 pm Break

Spotlight Hong Kong

4:00 pm - 4:10 pm WESocial
Clifford Chau, Business Director at WESocial

Clifford Chau

Business Director

Spotlight Hong Kong

4:10 pm - 4:20 pm Assetonchain Technology Limited
Rico Tang, CEO & Co-Founder at Assetonchain

Rico Tang

CEO & Co-Founder

Spotlight Hong Kong

4:20 pm - 4:30 pm Enyk Limited: The blockchain key vault for everyone
Jay Leung, Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder at Enyk Limited

Jay Leung

Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder
Enyk Limited

Spotlight Hong Kong

4:30 pm - 4:40 pm Jedies Advance Technology Limited: Making investment decisions with consolidated intelligence, TabsLocal
Fung Man, Lead, Smart Mobile Solutions at Jedies Advance Technology Limited

Fung Man

Lead, Smart Mobile Solutions
Jedies Advance Technology Limited

Spotlight Hong Kong

4:40 pm - 4:50 pm Regtics
Wallace Chow, Business Development Director at Regtics

Wallace Chow

Business Development Director

Spotlight Hong Kong

4:50 pm - 5:00 pm Break

Fintech Unplugged Live

Suresh Vaghjiani, CEO & Co-Founder at Tribe Payments

Suresh Vaghjiani

CEO & Co-Founder
Tribe Payments

Georgie Smallwood, Chief Product Officer at N26

Georgie Smallwood

Chief Product Officer

Day 2 - AM

Payment Technology

10:20 am - 10:30 am Instant money transfer system in any currency
Zhana Dar, CEO & Founder at

Zhana Dar

CEO & Founder

Payment Technology

10:30 am - 10:40 am Fortu Wealth: New generation of private banking
Azamat Sultanov, Co-CEO & Co-Founder at Fortu Wealth

Azamat Sultanov

Co-CEO & Co-Founder
Fortu Wealth

Payment Technology

10:40 am - 10:50 am PayMob: Smart POS will empower your merchant services
Kosta Du, Chief Business Development Officer at PayMob

Kosta Du

Chief Business Development Officer

Payment Technology

10:50 am - 11:00 am Eedenbull: Innovation you can bank on
Nicki Bisgaard, CEO at Eedenbull

Nicki Bisgaard


Payment Technology

11:00 am - 11:10 am IMburse: Enterprise Payments - Solving the integration problem
David Scott Turner, Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder at IMburse

David Scott Turner

Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder

Payment Technology

11:10 am - 11:20 am Weavr: Digital payments for innovators
Alex Mifsud, CEO at Weavr

Alex Mifsud


Adrian Mizzi, Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder at Weavr

Adrian Mizzi

Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder

Payment Technology

11:20 am - 11:30 am PayDock: Chaos to control - A for-cause payments journey
Rob Lincolne, CEO & Founder at PayDock

Rob Lincolne

CEO & Founder

Payment Technology

11:30 am - 11:40 am Dateio: Why is high quality payment data enrichment important?
Ivan Dovica, Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder at Dateio

Ivan Dovica

Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder

Payment Technology

11:40 am - 11:50 am ReceiptHero: Welcome to the era of digital receipts
Chris Moore, Chief Platform Officer at ReceiptHero

Chris Moore

Chief Platform Officer

IT & Infrastructure

11:50 am - 12:00 pm Break

IT & Infrastructure

12:00 pm - 12:10 pm Avrium: Managing commercial and cash flow risk
Bhairav Patel, CEO at Avrium

Bhairav Patel


IT & Infrastructure

12:10 pm - 12:20 pm Armada Labs: Digital lending 3.0 - Custom loan management system in 3 months
Nick Varnitski, CEO & Founder at Armada Labs

Nick Varnitski

CEO & Founder
Armada Labs

IT & Infrastructure

12:20 pm - 12:30 pm i2i Logic: Corporate banker digital platform - Transform client experience
Freddie Cunningham, Head of EMEA at i2i Logic

Freddie Cunningham

Head of EMEA
i2i Logic

Open Banking

12:30 pm - 12:40 pm CASHOFF: APIs increase engagement, loyalty & banking revenue
Billy Leung, Director at CASHOFF

Billy Leung


Open Banking

12:40 pm - 12:50 pm Blacksmiths Technology: Low cost open banking with OnLedger
Alexander Ali, Director at Blacksmiths Technology

Alexander Ali

Blacksmiths Technology


12:50 pm - 1:00 pm RDvault: Fully integrated R&D tax credits claims software
Shoayb Patel, Founder at RDvault

Shoayb Patel