YES Bank has announced the launch of a business accelerator programme – YES FINTECH (YFA) for fintech startups. The initiative is in association with T-Hub and Anthill Ventures, with LetsTalkPayments (LTP).
With the YES FINTECH platform, YES Bank aims to co-create innovative solutions and partner in taking the solution to the bank’s retail and corporate customers.
The focus areas will be payments, forex & treasury, capital markets, lending, trade finance, customer value added services, government risk & compliance, and enterprise software.
The experts connected with YFA are Rana Kapoor, MD & CEO, YES Bank; Ajay Srivastava, Head Technology, OYO Rooms; Devie Mohan, Fintech Market Strategist; Aneesh Reddy, co-founder & CEO, Capillary Technologies; Vikram Sud, 91 Springboard; Sauvik Banerjjee, Global CTA, SAP; and Shailesh Lakhani, MD, Sequoia Capital.
What’s In It For Startups
It will be a 15-week programme structured in four phases with three weeks of on-site interventions and 11 weeks off-site interventions. Each stage will be focussed on creating a market-ready product and a sustainable business model.