Fintech Entrepreneurship Program: Adapt to a world of technology-driven finance
Discover the Luxembourg Digital Finance Academy and Apply to the Fintech Entrepreneurship Program powered by CFTE & the LHoFT.
The Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (LHoFT) and the Centre for Finance, Technology and Entrepreneurship (CFTE) have launched the Luxembourg Academy of Digital Finance, after an agreement signed during the Singapore Fintech Festival in November 2019.
The Academy is designed to help financial institutions upskill their employees in Fintech, and help finance professionals to deepen their understanding of the changing landscape of the industry.
Conceived and build to help you adapt to a world of technology-driven finance, CFTE and the LHoFT designed together an exclusive “Fintech Entrepreneurship Program”
What is the Fintech Entrepreneurship Program?
In collaboration with CFTE and the LHoFT, the Luxembourg Digital Finance Academy will deliver a unique immersive online program on Fintech Entrepreneurship for professionals from the financial sector and people interested in developing entrepreneurial skills.
What you will get:
- Acquire knowledge in entrepreneurship
- Learn about the dynamics between FinTech’s and Incumbents
- Get mentored by successful founders and executives
- Deliver an exclusive pitching session in front of industry leaders
- Grow and enhance your network
Meet the Team Leaders
The founders of four top Fintech companies from the LHoFT ecosystem will each be guiding a team through a case study over the course of the program.
Team Leader 1: Bert Boerman
- CEO of Governance.com - Digital Governance
- Winner of the 2016 Luxembourg Fintech Awards
On Bert’s team you’ll learn how to build a product to help fund managers contribute to a sustainable world, by monitoring, reducing and disclosing sustainability risks (ESG) in their portfolios.
Governance.com’s DiGIT platform allows companies to embrace digital transformation, by quickly building solutions to complex business problems with a low-code application platform and a set of business oriented acceleration components.
Team Leader 2: Luc Falempin
- CEO of Tokeny Solutions
- Winner of the 2019 Luxembourg Fintech Awards
On Luc’s team you’ll learn how to leverage blockchain technologies to make green finance more accessible and attractive.
Tokeny Solutions allows financial actors operating in private markets to compliantly issue, transfer and manage securities using distributed ledger technology, enabling them to improve asset liquidity.
Team Leader 3: Olivier Debeugny
- CEO of Lingua Custodia
- Runner-up of the 2018 Luxembourg Fintech Awards
On Olivier's team you will bring to market a new tool to identify greenwashing, where a company or organization spends more time and money on marketing themselves as environmentally friendly than on minimizing their environmental impact.
Lingua Custodia, the specialist of Natural Language Processing applied to finance.
Team Leader 4: Jacques Pütz
- CEO of LUXHUB
- Leading European Open Banking innovator which secured an additional €7.4 million in an internal funding round in May 2020
Based on current open banking opportunities, Jacques will help you build a product offer, relevant for incumbent financial institutions wishing to offer their retail clients a unique customer experience.
LUXHUB is a Fintech helping financial institutions take advantage of the different opportunities offered by the API economy (Open Finance).