Swiss Fintech Investor Day 2021

Join the sixth edition of the Swiss Fintech Investor Day to learn about Fintech startup success stories and the trends and challenges of the Fintech industry from our speakers.

Find your next investment from eight hand-selected fintech startups pitching for funding to an audience of hundreds of Angel Investors, and VCs like Alpana Ventures, AXA Ventures, btov Partners, DAA Capital Ventures, FSI, PostFinance CVC, Sparrow Ventures, Spicehaus Partners, Swisscom Ventures, Wingman Ventures, Tomahawk.VC, and ZKB.

This event will be hybrid. Anyone in the world can participate to it through livestreaming or in person in Zurich at Vontobel Group, Gotthardstrasse 43.


Susanne Chishti

CEO – FINTECH Circle London

Oliver Werneyer

CEO & Founder – Imburse (PaaS)

Bolko Hohaus

Vice President, Swiss ICT Investor Club (SICTIC)

Wissam Mansour

Founding Partner & CEO – Neventa Capital

Michael Stemmle

CEO & Founder – Additiv AG

Jörg Sandrock

Co-Founder – Neon Switzerland AG

Event Agenda

09:00 – Door Opening

09:30 – Welcome & Intro

09:45SICTIC Angel Workshop 1

Two 30 min sessions running in parallel

10:20SICTIC Angel Workshop 2

Two 30 min sessions running in parallel

11:00Keynote: How to Get the Funding Deal over the Finishing Line

Speaker: Oliver Werneyer, CEO & Founder at Imburse

11:20Lead Investor Panel Discussion:

How to Successfully Invest in Startups & Which Pitfalls to Avoid

12:00 – Networking Lunch

13:30 – Swiss Fintech Investor Day 2021 – Afternoon Kick-Off

13:40Keynote: Hottest Fintech Trends & Lessons Learnt From Failed Fintechs

Speaker: Susanne Chishti, CEO at FINTECH Circle, London

14:10Fintech Startup Success Story: Building and Exiting MIG to Swissquote

Fireside chat: Wissam Mansour, Founding Partner & CEO at Neventa Capital and Dr. Bolko Hohaus, Vice President at Swiss ICT Investor Club (SICTIC)

14:40Panel Discussion: What Are VCs Really Looking For?

Three VCs discuss their key factors

15:208 Fintech Startup Pitches Round I 

Audience votes: 4 startups selected for final pitching round

15:40 – Networking Break

16:104 Fintech Startup Pitches Round II

Startups selected by the audience pitch in the second round. 5 min pitch + 10 min Q&A session

17:20Panel Discussion: Is Neo Banking the Future for Fintechs?

Speaker: Jörg Sandrock, Co-Founder at Neon Switzerland AG

17:50 – Closing Words

18:00 – Matchmaking & Networking Apero

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