Sponsors of the Innotribe Startup Challenge enjoy extraordinary visibility, relationship development opportunities and access to financial and startup industry decision makers. Sponsors also get preferential access to the highly qualified and vetted emerging companies who apply to participate in the Challenge.

Innotribe invites a limited number of industry leading financial institutions, technology vendors, investors, government agencies and professional services providers to join us in supporting innovation in the financial services industry. A maximum of 3 organizations will be invited to participate as Global Sponsors, and a maximum of 4 additional organizations will be invited to participate as Regional Sponsor of each Showcase.

For more information about becoming a sponsor, please contact Nektarios Liolios by email: nektarios (dot) liolios (at) swift (dot) com.


SWIFT is a member-owned cooperative that provides the communications platform, products and services to connect more than 10,000 financial institutions and corporations in 210 countries. SWIFT enables its users to exchange automated, standardised financial information securely and reliably, thereby lowering costs, reducing operational risk and eliminating operational inefficiencies.




HP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. The world’s largest technology company, HP brings together a portfolio that spans printing, personal computing, software, services and IT infrastructure to solve customer problems. More information about HP (NYSE: HPQ) is available at http://www.hp.com.



InvestNIAs the regional business development agency, Invest NI’s role is to grow the local economy. We do this by supporting new and existing businesses to compete internationally, and by attracting new investment to Northern Ireland. We are part of the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment and provide strong government support for business by effectively delivering the Government’s economic development strategies.


Level39 is Europe’s largest accelerator space, where technology, accelerator and innovation companies are being invited from around the world to come and run their startup and accelerator programmes, in one of the most inspiring spaces in London. Situated in the heart of one of the most advanced ‘smart cities’ in Europe, Level39 occupies the entire 39th floor of Canary Wharf’s iconic One Canada Square.

Sponsor logo Sberbank

Sberbank of Russia is the largest bank in Russia, accounting for about 27% of the aggregate Russian banking assets and employing about 240,000 people. Sberbank’s founder and major shareholder is the Bank of Russia holding over 60% of voting shares. The bank’s other shareholders comprise more than 245,000 legal entities and individuals.