Snapswap has been selected to participate in the Bootcamp organized by Sibs Payforward, in Lisbon from April 3rd to 7th. Sibs Payforward is the result of a partnership between SIBS and Beta-I. It is the first accelerator for FinTechs in Portugal in the field of payment related financial services.
The bootcamp will gather 25 startups from various sectors: payments, cards, bank account and personal finance management, electronic money, security mechanisms, etc... During the bootcamp phase, the start-ups will have the opportunity to learn about LEAN innovation process, entrepreneurship tools & methodologies, first validation of product & value proposition. The best 10 startups will move forward to a 2-month accelerator, and will benefit from individual coaching & pitch practice sessions.
This program represents an opportunity for Snapswap to benefit from SIBS vast in-house know-how on anything from financial, IT and big data. SIBS is a large-scale payments specialist operating in Europe and Africa with more than 6 billion transactions processed yearly and with a broad scope of activity, covering all payment channels and instruments.