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PowerUP LONDON

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THE SME, AUTO, FLEET AND EQUIPMENT FINANCE
PITCH SUMMIT 2019

IAFN CONFERENCE
13 JUNE 2019

In collaboration with 

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A global community for the future of finance. 
Formerly the Future Finance Network.

PowerUP LONDON SPONSOR

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Building on the Finance Dragons event at the International Asset Finance Network 2018 conference, we're inviting innovators to pitch to an audience of industry leaders from SME, auto, fleet and equipment finance in our PowerUP LONDON event, part of the IAFN 2019 conference.

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Entrants selected will:

- Pitch and demo on-stage for 5 minutes + 5 minutes Q&A
- Two free tickets to attend IAFN conference and awards
- Meet potential investors and collaborators in our fintech alley 
- Win one of the PowerUP Awards
- Win the overall PowerUP Prize
- Finalists' pitch videos featured on the IAFN website

PowerUP Categories

CONCEPT

For early-stage concepts or in-house innovation teams.

CONCEPT CATEGORY SPONSOR

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GROWTH

For those with seed funding and an early-stage product.

GROWTH CATEGORY SPONSOR

Alphera Financial Services

SCALE

For those with a customer base who are seeking to scale.

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PowerUP
LONDON

THE SME, AUTO, FLEET
AND EQUIPMENT FINANCE
PITCH SUMMIT 2019

IAFN CONFERENCE
JUNE 2019

In collaboration with THEORICA
A global community for the future of finance.

PowerUP Judges

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GRAEME BANISTER

Venture Builder
Inmotion Ventures
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TOM BULL

Director, Financial Services
EY

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ADRIAN SAMAREANU
Global CIO
Volvo Financial Services
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IAN SMITH
CEO
1PM plc
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PETER THOMAS
CEO & Founding Partner
THEORICA
PowerUP LONDON Chair

PowerUP Themes

Entrants to PowerUp should aim to solve key pain points in SME, auto, fleet and equipment finance through, for example:

- innovative partnerships with finance organisations

- overhauling technology systems to provide new efficiencies

- developing ways to reduce credit risk or manage residual value risk

- revolutionising the nature of finance through new products or hybrid lending

- managing the regulatory and compliance burden

- driving the trend towards servitisation.

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