FinTech Australia joins campaign to stamp out sexual harassment

As some members may have seen, there has been widespread reporting in the last week about repulsive sexual harassment activities by US startup leaders.

Following this, tech community leader Annie Parker put together a statement which pledges a zero tolerance approach to sexual harassment. This statement has the support of many individuals and organisations in the tech community, including FinTech Australia’s team and board.

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Winners of inaugural Finnies awards announced

The head of a trail-blazing agricultural supply chain solutions company and the joint CEOs of an influential Australian small business lender have been crowned by their peers as Australias fintech industry leaders for 2017.

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Global FinTech Leader of the Year candidates

As part of the Finnies, we’ve opened voting for our Global FinTech Leader of the Year award. This award recognises an individual from the Global FinTech community who has demonstrated a commitment to innovation that directly and positively impacts Australia, and also improves the delivery of a financial service to businesses or consumers using technology. (more…)

International flavour to Australian fintech award judges

A stellar range of judges from diverse international and domestic backgrounds will be choosing the best and brightest in the Australian fintech environment as part of the inaugural Finnie awards being announced on 24 May. (more…)

New award to recognise female fintech leaders

A new award has been created to celebrate the contribution of women to Australias fintech industry, amid concerns that only one in eight fintech leaders are females. (more…)