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25 - 26 February 2025
Intercontinental O2London

Startup Booster Program

Investor connections, curated content + all-event access
to give your startup a boost

What's Startup Booster?

Raising funding now or in the near future? 

Venture capital firms receive 1,000+ startup proposals per year. And they only select a few to finance annually. FinovateEurope's Startup Booster gives you a better chance of being one of them. 

Hand-selected startups will join an evening networking reception with early-stage VCs from across the UK and Europe. We'll share your company information with investors before the event so that you both get the most out of these one-to-one meetings.

Join us to give your startup a boost. 

Opportunity & Eligibility

To determine eligibility for participation in the Startup Booster program for FinovateEurope, please review the below requirements and submit the following form. We will follow up shortly.

Please note: Meeting this criteria does not guarantee your acceptance. Acceptance is at Finovate's discretion. Limited availability.

Eligibility & Cost

The Startup Booster program is limited to fintech and tech startups who are less than 5 years old and have raised, at most, Seed capital. Series A companies or beyond must purchase a full-priced ticket.

  • Eligible: Less than five years old AND, at most, Friends & Family, Pre-Seed, or Seed funding raised (or no capital raised).
  • Not eligible: Over five years old OR raised Series A or beyond.


Startup Booster includes the following:

  • Investor networking reception: Each startup will have a cocktail table + small signage on February 27, 2024 (Please note: In the application form, you must select "yes" to confirm your attendance at this reception.)
  • All-event access over February 27-28, 2024, to content and expo at special discounted rate (£899 per ticket)
  • Startup profile on the event website & networking platform
  • Company profile and pitch deck shared with investor attendees before the networking reception
  • Event attendees with unlimited meetings and chat
  • Breakfast, lunch and networking refreshments

2024 Investors

Here are some of the investors joining the networking reception: 

  • 1818 Venture Capita
  • 4Woman Venture Capital
  • Apis Partners
  • Aquiline Capital Partners
  • Augmentum Fintech
  • Breega
  • Channel Capital Advisors 
  • Cipio Partners
  • Connect Asia 
  • Crane VC
  • Crosspring
  • CrowdProperty
  • Edenred Capital
  • Endeit Capital
  • ETFS Capital
  • Fasanara Capital
  • Fidelity Ventures
  • Finch Capital
  • Founders Factory
  • Hambro Perks
  • IQ Capital
  • IRIS Capital
  • Juice Ventures
  • Mosaic Ventures
  • Mouro Capital
  • Neosfer
  • Oikocredit
  • PostFinance
  • Sarus Select Capital
  • Shipyard Tech Ventures
  • Speedinvest
  • Telegraph Hill Capital 
  • TempoCap
  • The Garage
  • Touch Ventures 
  • Uniqa Ventures
  • Vickers Venture Partners