We connect the best talent in the innovation ecosystem with MKB Bank to work on digital solutions that can revolutionize the banking system. We offer tailor made mentoring to our selected teams and access to a pool of test users for testing and validations.
If you have a great idea that could revolutionize the banking system and bring value to MKB, we want to hear from you!
We believe in combining our resources and dreams with those who are similarly motivated to delight customers.
Please note we are not another cohort based accelerator. We offer a tailor-made program which is open all year long.
We get you in the door to the right department from day 1
Facilitated workshops with stakeholders from MKB Bank
Help with recruiting and scheduling bank customers and colleagues for user testing
Mentoring sessions with dedicated mentors to help you stay on track
Possibility to pitch in front of the management after and make a deal with MKB Bank
Startups and scaleups who have products and services that create value for MKB Bank and the financial sector
Established companies that want to enhance their value propositions with Open Banking elements
Brilliant ideas with a clear value proposition for a defined target customer
Dedicated teams with a balance of skills (business and tech)
Customer centric mindset, open to iteration
Ability to develop and test prototypes based on commonly agreed value propositions
We are first movers - we were the first fintech accelerator and first API Sandbox in the Hungarian market. We work with the best and brightest, not just within Hungary but beyond. We partner with all the key stakeholders in the ecosystem, from leading fintech startups (Transferwise) to big corporates (Microsoft, KPMG, Google) to venture capitalists to regulators.
Backed by MKB Bank, we focus on digital transformation through customer centric design and we have an open door policy for new ideas, collaboration, co-creation and partnership.
We offer tailor made programs and mentoring to develop ideas with stakeholders, build prototypes and validate it with customers with a chance of a signed partnership with MKB Bank.
We review applications on a rolling basis. Apply now so we can get started as soon as possible!
Fill out our application form below
Be sure to include a concise 1-pager and product demo video that brings your solution to life.
Within 2 weeks, someone from Fintechlab will be in touch to schedule an interview to get to know each other better.
Teams that are accepted will be invited for tailor made mentoring sessions and workshops. We will also connect you with the right stakeholders to validate your idea.
Successful teams will be invited to pitch their validated concepts to a panel of MKB top management for a chance to receive funding for a larger-scale rollout of the concept.