30 April 2019
Endava named as principal partner of the FinTech Alliance
FinTech Alliance, announced by Her Majesty’s Treasury (HMT), and in partnership with the Department of International Trade (DIT) is a multifaceted digital engagement platform that brings the global FinTech ecosystem together to explore, engage and do business. The FinTech Alliance will be the first-ever community-driven platform for the FinTech Industry, providing a fully inclusive environment to support FinTech growth and empower UK business with comprehensive information, services and intelligence.
John Cotterell, CEO, Endava
commented: “Endava is honoured to be a principal partner in the FinTech Alliance. FinTech is driving change and disruption across the whole Finance industry, and the UK market offers the perfect blend of conditions to develop world-leading products and platforms. The FinTech Alliance will be a community where firms can find the most up-to-date information around regulation, share best practices and have a meeting place for the best and brightest minds in the industry, helping to inspire and accelerate much-needed change. Endava was built on a philosophy of helping people succeed, and combined with our payments and financial services expertise and UK base, the FinTech Alliance feels like a natural home for us.
FinTech Alliance was unveiled by the UK Chancellor Phillip Hammond during his speech at the Innovate Finance Global Summit 2019, with the full site set to go live in June 2019. Companies are being encouraged to sign up to be part of the community from today. FinTech Alliance has brought together a dedicated team of experts who will be leading this digital marketplace, engaging with the key stakeholders and making sure this unique community-led initiative is a world-class portal for the globe FinTech Community.
Alastair Lukies CBE, Member of the Prime Ministers Business Council and Chair of FinTech Alliance, added:
“The UK is the leading FinTech ecosystem globally. However, this is not something that has happened by chance, and certainly something we cannot be complacent about. Much work has gone in over the past 10 years from government, regulators, incumbents, innovators and most importantly many regions across this great nation to create the unique alchemy that we benefit from today. The FinTech Alliance will not only demonstrate this thriving environment digitally, but will further cement our key role in the global FinTech ecosystem.
Endava is a leading next-generation technology services provider and helps accelerate disruption by delivering rapid evolution to enterprises. Using Distributed Enterprise Agile at scale, Endava collaborates with its clients, seamlessly integrating with their teams, catalysing ideation and delivering robust solutions. Endava helps its clients become digital experience-driven businesses by assisting them in their journey from idea generation to development and deployment of products, platforms and solutions. It services clients in the following industries: Payments, Financial Services, TMT, Consumer Products, Logistics and Healthcare. Endava had 5 389 employees as of December 2018, located in offices in North America and Western Europe and delivery centres in Romania, Moldova, Bulgaria, Serbia, Macedonia, Argentina, Uruguay, Venezuela, and Colombia. For more information, visit www.endava.com
About FinTech Alliance
, in partnership with the UK Government, is a multifaceted digital engagement platform that brings the global FinTech ecosystem together to explore, engage and do business. This will be the first ever community driven platform for the whole FinTech industry, where all the profits made will be reinvested back into the FinTech sector, providing a fully inclusive environment to support FinTech growth and empower UK business with comprehensive information, services and intelligence.
Via the platform users will be able to do the following:
• Raise brand profile and find business opportunities
• Access services, tools, resources, advice and mentoring
• Build a network of contacts and interact with key stakeholders
• Connect with investors to meet capital requirements
• Quickly and easily attract & hire talent
• Explore regional and international opportunities
• Receive the latest news, policy and regulatory updates, insights, events & intelligence
• Distribute content, join conversations, meet their peers, create relationships and learn from other leaders
• Attend masterclasses and upskill