LendIt Fintech ♥s Startups

If you are a seed stage fintech with less than $4 million
raised this page is for you. Here you'll find everything you
need to maximize your experience and budget at LendIt Fintech.

8 pitches. A room full of investors.
1 chance to change your future.
April 10, 2018 10:30AM - 12:30PMExpo Hall on-floor theater

Now entering its fourth year, PitchIt is the leading fintech pitch competition for innovative financial service startups.

The 2018 PitchIt Finalists
  • Victoria Cheng
  • SVP, Venture Investing
  • Citi Ventures
  • Sheel Mohnot
  • Partner
  • 500 Startups
  • Matt Heiman
  • Investor
  • Greylock Partners
  • Kathleen Utecht
  • Managing Partner
  • Core Innovation 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.
  • Jodi Golinsky
  • General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
  • FS Card
  • Scott Robinson
  • Founder & VP
  • Plug & Play Ventures
  • Michael Sidgmore
  • Venture Partner
  • Broadhaven Capital Partners
  • Ramy Ghorayeb
  • Senior Associate
  • BNP Paribas
  • Nicolas Leeper
  • Associate
  • SeedInvest
  • Scarlett Sieber
  • VP
  • USAA Labs
  • Jay Patel
  • VP, Partnerships & Innovations Center
  • NRI Startup India
  • February 23
  • Applications Close
  • March 12
  • Finalists announced
  • April 9
  • PitchIt Mentor Day
  • April 10
  • Finalists Pitch (10:30AM - 12:30PM Expo Hall on-floor theater)
  • April 10
  • Winner announced (2:20 PM Keynote Ballroom)
Our Partners
  • Associate Sponsor
  • Live Fundraising Partner
  • NRI Startup India
  • Plug and Play
  • Strategic Media Partner
  • Strategic Media Partner

Generate new business leads and enhance your brand visibility with a kiosk in the startup zone and be part of LendIt Fintech’s 100,000 sq. ft. expo.

Startup zone participants receive:

  • One 36 sq. ft. branded kiosk & stool
  • Company logo and description included on the event website & app
  • 2 conference passes

Price: $4,995*

*For qualified startups only

Discounted Conference Passes

If you’re a startup and would like to apply for our startup rate, you must complete the application form below. Please note our classification of a startup company is a seed stage fintech with less than $4 million raised.

Networking & VC office hours

Start using the LendIt Fintech Event App and Brella’s 1:1 Meeting platform weeks before the event to identify and schedule meetings with investors you want to meet.

Give your elevator pitch to dozens of venture capital firms looking for the next big thing when you meet during VC Office Hours.