Applications for the East Africa Fintech Bootcamp by Hindsight Ventures are now open

Hindsight Ventures, the Africa focused vertical of Startup Réseau has recently announced a 3-Week East Africa Fintech Bootcamp, to enable early and growth stage FinTech ecosystems in East Africa

The Bootcamp aims to further revolutionize the local and regional Fintech ecosystems by spurring stronger local Fintech entrepreneurship ecosystem, enabling industry-led innovation and furthering job creation in the region. The Bootcamp also aims to solve founder challenges such as digital literacy, understanding of the regulatory landscape, and exposure to global markets, idea validation, technical skills, and product strategy.

Selected startups will receive feedback and mentorship from industry experts, investors, experienced fintech entrepreneurs and prospective partners from across the region, technology credits to build tech architecture, capacity building sessions for founders in the growth phase on key challeges such as business modelling, product positioning, cohort analysis, monetization, building tech architecture among others.

All startups selected will also get access to resources amounting to $ 150,000 from Hindsight Venture’s technology partners.

The program will have facilitators from Paypal, LeapFrog Ventures, BFA Global, EY, Microsoft, Quona Capital, Goodwell Investments, and FSD Africa.

Interested applicants can apply here.

Applications close on 12th June 2021.