FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search


Thank You To Everyone Who Attended The Search

FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search

24 Countries, 33 Winners, 53 Global Partners

Between June and October, FinTech Abu Dhabi took attendees on a digital tour of 20+ countries - scouting for, and hearing from, the founders of the world's most exciting early stage FinTech startups. 

With dedicated panel discussions, fireside chats and pitching battles, each tour stop provided attendees with invigorating content about the growth and adoption of FinTech around the globe, plus the opportunity to see which FinTech Startups were crowned winners and will join the illustrious FinTech100 at FinTech Abu Dhabi on 24-26 November.

Missed A Stop On The Search?

If you couldn't join the live webinar for a destination, then don't worry. You can watch the recorded versions of each stop on our dedicated Webinar Page. 

View The Webinars Here


Germany & Luxembourg

FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - Germany & Luxembourg

Nordic Region

FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - Nordic Region - Winners


FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - Bulgaria Winner - Phyre App

United Kingdom

FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - UK Winners


FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search Winners - Switzerland



FinTech Abu Dhabi The Search Abu Dhabi Winners MamoPay and McLedger


FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - MENA Region


FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - GCC Region - Winners


FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - Israel Winners - Blender & Personetics


FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - Turkey Winners - Finartz & Papara



FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - Australia Winners


FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - India Winners - Advarisk & Signzy


FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - Singapore Winners

New Zealand

FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - New Zealand Winners


FinTech Abu Dhabi - The Search - Beijing - Winners


North America


The FinTech Abu Dhabi Tour Represents

A Search For...

  • Emerging FinTech startups looking to grow internationally, with a focus on the Middle East & North Africa region.
  • Businesses developing revolutionary products and services working to address the challenges areas identified by Abu Dhabi Global Market and the Central Bank of the UAE:
    • RegTech & SupTech 
    • Financial Inclusion 
    • Digital Marketplaces 
    • Banking & Finance
    • Security & Trust
    • Wealth & Asset Management
    • Insurance
  • Businesses don't have to be based in the cities they apply to pitch, neither do attendees, we want to connect regionally with these events.

The Opportunity in 2020

  • FinTech startups and scaleups are invited to take part in one of several Pitch Sessions
    • The winning pitch to attend FinTech Abu Dhabi for free
    • Receive a stipend towards travel and accommodation.
  • Hear from Abu Dhabi Global Market, the Central Bank of the UAE and Unbound about FinTech Abu Dhabi.
  • Connect with regional ecosystem partners and learn how to scale your business internationally.
  • Find out how you can get involved with the FinTech Abu Dhabi:
    • Innovation Challenge
    • FinTech Abu Dhabi Awards
    • FinTech 100.

Key Ecosystem Partner

MENA FinTech Association - FinTech Abu Dhabi Key Ecosystem Partner

Global Tour Partners



Community Partners

Official Gallery

Take a look below at some of the official photos from the FinTech Abu Dhabi Tour



Co-Hosted by


Host City

FinTech Abu Dhabi - Host City - Abu Dhabi

Government Partners


Platinum Partner

Accelerator Partner

Strategic Digital Partner

Gold Partner

Silver Partners


Bronze Partners


Education Partner

Trade Partner

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