8 pitches. A room full of investors.
1 chance to change your future.
March 6-7, 2017Javits Center
Our Sponsors
The 2017 PitchIt Finalists
  • Ben Malka
  • Partner
  • F-Prime Capital
  • Joel Monegro
  • Investment Analyst
  • Union Square Ventures
  • David Teten
  • Partner
  • ff Venture Capital
  • Kareem Zaki
  • Investor
  • Thrive Capital
Mentors work closely with finalists in preparation for PitchIt @ LendIt and provide ongoing support thereafter. Interested in mentoring? Email pitchit@lendit.com for details.
  • Sahil Arora
  • Associate
  • Plug & Play Ventures
  • Pascal Bouvier
  • Venture Partner
  • Santander InnoVentures
  • Gaurav Chopra
  • CEO & Co-Founder
  • India Lends
  • Jason Gardner
  • CEO
  • Marqeta
  • Megan Hayes
  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Startupbootcamp FinTech New York
  • Jayant Khadilkar
  • Partner, Global Head of Analytics and Technology
  • TigerRisk Partners
  • Timothy Li
  • CEO and Founder
  • Fluidfi
  • Matthew Perlman
  • Partner
  • Fenway Summer Ventures
  • Jeffrey Reitman
  • Principal
  • Nyca Partners
  • Scarlett Sieber
  • SVP & Chief Innovation Officer
  • Opus Bank
  • TX Zhuo
  • Partner
  • Fika.vc

NOTE: The deadline for applications has passed.

Turn your startup into Fintech's next big thing

PitchIt (a competition for fintech startups) is now in its third year at LendIt USA, one of the leading fintech and marketplace lending events in the world. This year’s Exclusive PitchIt Partner is global venture capital fund 500 Startups, the world leader in investing in and mentoring early-stage fintech startups. This platform will nurture emerging talent in fintech throughout the competition, provide selected finalists with unparalleled access to industry expertise as well as invaluable exposure, branding and more at LendIt USA.

Why Pitch
  • Opportunity to secure investment and partners by meeting investors
  • Receive mentorship from industry leaders
  • Have your pitch heard by the international fintech community
  • Gain valuable exposure through global PR
More Reasons to PitchIt
  • Selected finalists receive a free all-access pass to attend the entire LendIt USA 2017 conference ($2995 value)
  • Up to $1,000 for travel to PitchIt
  • This year's winner receives a complimentary Bronze sponsorship package for LendIt USA 2018 ($20K value)
  • 50% off Startup Zone booths for the eight selected PitchIt finalists
Headline Judges
Interested in investing or mentoring? Email pitchit@lendit.com.
  • December 15
  • Applications Open
  • February 3
  • Application Deadline
  • March 6-7
  • PitchIt @ LendIt USA 2017
Our Partners
  • Exclusive Partner
  • Strategic Media Partner
  • Strategic Media Partner
  • Strategic Media Partner
  • Strategic Media Partner
The Power of PitchIt
Hear from LendIt USA winner AutoFi on their experience at PitchIt
LendIt ♥︎ Startups
All qualifying startups that don’t advance to PitchIt finals are eligible for tickets to LendIt USA for $295. Please contact info@lendit.com for details.