Startup-Pokal für Fintechs

Saison 2021/2022

Season 2021/2022 (FinTech)

EVENT + RESULTS

The Event (Videoconference):

Date & Time: 24.09.21 from 1 pm to 3 pm

Moderation: Dr. Gerd Große

Registration: Via Eventbrite.

The Competition:

Presentation of the following four startups ...

Nect GmbH

rubarb GmbH

Hawk AI GmbH

payactive GmbH

... with in-depth Q&A carried out by excellent experts after each pitch and an "Audience Voting" at the end for determining the two startups which will move to the semifinals.

The Jury:

Astrid Freier, Head of Fintech, PPI AG

Dr. Edeltraud Leibrock, Managing Partner, Group Vice President Financial Services DACH, Publicis Sapient

Ellen Kuder, Vice President DACH AfterPay, Arvato Financial Services GmbH

Robert Kusber, Product Owner/Team Lead Cards & Payments, Deutsche Kreditbank AG

Jürgen Stahl, GFFT e.V.

The Results:

Jury-Voting:

  1. Nect GmbH: 46% (qualified for semifinals)
  2. rubarb GmbH: 21%
  3. Hawk AI GmbH: 17%
  4. payactive GmbH: 16%

 

Audience-Voting:

  1. rubarb GmbH: 43% (qualified for semifinals)
  2. Nect GmbH: 31%
  3. Hawk AI GmbH: 24%
  4. payactive GmbH: 14%

 

GFFT-Wildcard: -

EVENT + RESULTS

The Event (Videoconference):

Date & Time: 10.12.21 from 1 pm to 3 pm

Moderation: Dr. Gerd Große

Registration: Via Eventbrite.

The Competition:

Presentation of the following four startups ...

UnitedCrowd GmbH

AXOVISION GmbH

Skytale GmbH

Tresio GmbH

... with in-depth Q&A carried out by excellent experts after each pitch and an "Audience Voting" at the end for determining the two startups which will move to the semifinals.

The Jury:

Astrid Freier, Head of Fintech, PPI AG

Martin Hoff, Global Strategy, Marketing & Distribution, Allianz SE

Ellen Kuder, Vice President DACH AfterPay Germany, Arvato Payment Solutions GmbH

Dr. Edeltraud Leibrock, Managing Partner, Group Vice President Financial Services DACH, Publicis Sapient

Dr. Andreas Josef Wagner, Senior Vice President, Leiter Geschäftsbereich Sonderfinanzierungen, HypoVereinsbank – UniCredit

The Results:

Jury-Voting:

  1. Tresio GmbH: 46% (qualified for semifinals)
  2. Skytale GmbH: 23%
  3. AXOVISION GmbH: 19%
  4. UnitedCrowd GmbH: 13%

Audience-Voting:

  1. UnitedCrowd GmbH: 27% (qualified for semifinals)
  2. AXOVISION GmbH: 14%
  3. Tresio GmbH: 9%
  4. Skytale GmbH: 5%

GFFT-Wildcard:

-

The Event (Videoconference):

Date & Time: 28.01.22 from 1 pm to 3 pm

Moderation: Dr. Gerd Große

Registration: Via Eventbrite.

The Competition:

Presentation of the following four startups ...

COMECO GmbH & Co. KG, TEO

e-bot7 GmbH

Aisot Technologies AG

Adamant Lane AG

... with in-depth Q&A carried out by excellent experts after each pitch and an "Audience Voting" at the end for determining the two startups which will move to the semifinals.

The Jury:

Astrid Freier, Head of Fintech, PPI AG

Ellen Kuder, Vice President DACH AfterPay Germany, Arvato Payment Solutions GmbH

Dr. Stefan Scharnowski, Assistenzprofessor am Lehr­stuhl für ABWL und Finanzierung, Universität Mannheim

Jürgen Stahl, GFFT e.V.

Jan Stechele, CPO, creditshelf Aktiengesellschaft

The Results:

Jury-Voting:

  1. Aisot Technologies AG: 39% (qualified for semifinals)
  2. e-bot7 GmbH: 28%
  3. Adamant Lane AG: 18%
  4. COMECO GmbH & Co. KG, TEO: 15%

Audience-Voting:

  1. COMECO GmbH & Co. KG, TEO: 32% (qualified for semifinals)
  2. e-bot7 GmbH: 21%
  3. Aisot Technologies AG: 11%
  4. Adamant Lane AG: 16%

GFFT-Wildcard:

-

The Event (Videoconference):

Date & Time: 25.02.22 from 1 pm to 3 pm

Moderation: Dr. Gerd Große

Registration: Via Eventbrite.

The Competition:

Presentation of the following four startups ...

GreenBill GmbH

cinvio BV

Relai AG

4cash / 4bridges GmbH

CashOnLedger Technologies GmbH

... with in-depth Q&A carried out by excellent experts after each pitch and an "Audience Voting" at the end for determining the two startups which will move to the semifinals.

The Jury:

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Bott, Fachbereich Betriebswirtschaft, Hochschule Kaiserslautern,

Stephan Heinze, Innovationsmanagement, PPI AG

Ellen Kuder, Vice President DACH AfterPay Germany, Arvato Payment Solutions GmbH

Dr. Edeltraud Leibrock, Managing Partner, Group Vice President Financial Services DACH, Publicis Sapient

Jürgen Stahl, GFFT e.V.

The Results:

Jury-Voting:

  1. CashOnLedger Technologies GmbH: 50% (qualified for semifinals)
  2. GreenBill GmbH: 21%
  3. cash / 4bridges GmbH: 17%
  4. Relai AG: 6%
  5. cinvio BV: 5%

Audience-Voting:

  1. CashOnLedger Technologies GmbH: 48% (qualified for semifinals)
  2. cash / 4bridges GmbH: 35% (qualified for semifinals)
  3. Relai AG: 26%
  4. GreenBill GmbH: 22%
  5. cinvio BV: 4%

GFFT-Wildcard:

-

The Event (Videoconference):

Date & Time: 01.04.22 from 1 pm to 3 pm

Moderation: Dr. Gerd Große

Registration: Via Eventbrite.

The Competition:

Presentation of the following four startups ...

Tresio GmbH

COMECO GmbH & Co. KG

CashOnLedger Technologies GmbH

... with in-depth Q&A carried out by excellent experts after each pitch and an "Audience Voting" at the end for determining the two startups which will move to the finals.

The Jury:

Astrid Freier, Head of Fintech, PPI AG

Eckhard Creutzburg, Geschäftsführer, TraFinScout GmbH (Sieger-Startup FinTech-Pokal 20/21)

Prof. Dr. Andreas Dietrich, Institutsleiter, Institut für Finanzdienstleistungen Zug IFZ, Hochschule Luzern

Frank Helmert, Head of Division Market & Innovation, Euler Hermes Aktiengesellschaft

Christian Machts, Geschäftsführer, Head of Innovation Strategy and Fintech Europe, Fidelity International

The Results:

Jury-Voting:

  1. CashOnLedger Technologies GmbH: 46% (qualified for final)
  2. COMECO GmbH & Co. KG: 34%
  3. Tresio GmbH: 20%

Audience-Voting:

  1. CashOnLedger Technologies GmbH: 57% (qualified for final)
  2. COMECO GmbH & Co. KG: 50% (qualified for final)
  3. Tresio GmbH: 29%

 

 

 

The Event (Videoconference):

 

Date & Time: 29.04.22 from 1 pm to 3 pm

Registration: Via Eventbrite.

 

The Competition:

 

Presentation of the following four startups ...

 

Nect GmbH

 

UnitedCrowd GmbH

 

Aisot Technologies AG

 

4bridges GmbH

 

rubarb GmbH

 

... with in-depth Q&A carried out by excellent experts after each pitch and an "Audience Voting" at the end for determining the two startups which will move to the finals.

 

The Jury:

 

Eckhard Creutzburg, Geschäftsführer, TraFinScout GmbH (Sieger-Startup FinTech-Pokal 20/21)

Stephan Heinze, Innovationsmanagement, PPI AG

Christian Machts, Geschäftsführer, Head of Innovation Strategy and Fintech Europe, Fidelity International

Dr. Stefan Scharnowski, Assistenzprofessor am Lehr­stuhl für ABWL und Finanzierung, Universität Mannheim

Dr. Olaf Zeitnitz, Geschäftsführer, VisualVest GmbH, Union Investment Gruppe

 

The Results:

 

Jury-Voting:

    1. rubarb GmbH: 30% (qualified for final)

 

    1. Nect GmbH: 29%

 

    1. Aisot Technologies AG: 19%

      UnitedCrowd GmbH: 19%

 

    1. 4bridges GmbH: 4%

 

 

Audience-Voting:

    1. rubarb GmbH: 46% (qualified for final)

 

    1. UnitedCrowd GmbH: 33% (qualified for final)

 

    1. Nect GmbH: 20%

 

    1. 4bridges GmbH: 18%

 

    1. Aisot Technologies AG: 11%

 

 

 

The Event:

 

Date & Time: TBA
Moderation: Dr. Gerd Große
Registration: Via Eventbrite.

 

The Competition:

 

Presentation of the following four startups ...

 

COMECO GmbH & Co. KG

 

CashOnLedger Technologies GmbH

 

Kudona, UAB (rubarb GmbH)

 

UnitedCrowd GmbH

 

... with in-depth Q&A carried out by excellent experts after each pitch and an "Audience Voting" at the end for determining the winner of the competition.

 

The Jury:

 

Frank Helmert, Head of Division Market & Innovation, Euler Hermes Aktiengesellschaft
Dr. Olaf Zeitnitz, Geschäftsführer, VisualVest GmbH, Union Investment Gruppe
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Prof. Dr. Jürgen Bott

Fachbereich Betriebswirtschaft

Hochschule Kaiserslautern

Eckhard Creutzburg

Geschäftsführer

TraFinScout GmbH (Sieger-Startup FinTech-Pokal 20/21)

Prof. Dr. Andreas Dietrich

Institutsleiter, Institut für Finanzdienstleistungen Zug IFZ Hochschule Luzern

Astrid Freier

Head of Fintech

PPI AG

Frank Helmert

Head of Division Market & Innovation

Euler Hermes Aktiengesellschaft

Martin Hoff

Global Strategy, Marketing & Distribution

Allianz SE

Ellen Kuder

Vice President DACH AfterPay

Arvato Financial Services GmbH

Robert Kusber

Product Owner/Team Lead Cards & Payments

Deutsche Kreditbank AG

Dr. Edeltraud Leibrock

Managing Partner, Group Vice President Financial Services DACH

Publicis Sapient

Christian Machts

Geschäftsführer, Head of Innovation Strategy and Fintech Europe

Fidelity International

Dr. Stefan Scharnowski

Assistenzprofessor am Lehr­stuhl für ABWL und Finanzierung

Universität Mannheim

Jürgen Stahl

GFFT e.V.

Jan Stechele,

CPO

creditshelf Aktiengesellschaft

Dr. Andreas Josef Wagner

Senior Vice President, Leiter Geschäftsbereich Sonderfinanzierungen

HypoVereinsbank – UniCredit

Dr. Olaf Zeitnitz

Geschäftsführer

VisualVest GmbH

Union Investment Gruppe