The FinTech Innovation Lab is a highly competitive 12-week program that helps early to growth stage startups refine and test their value proposition with the support of the world’s leading financial service firms.

Selected companies receive:

  • Mentoring from leading firms and VCs, as well as the Lab’s Entrepreneurs Network and Industry Advisors.
  • Insights from senior figures and user groups in the financial sector – covering product feedback and potential deployment of proofs-of-concept.
  • Weekly workshops and panel discussions on wide ranging topics from procurement and technology architecture to bank regulation and industry trends.
  • Workspace, if your company chooses

The program culminates in a Demo Day where companies showcase their technology to financial service executives, investors and journalists.

If selected, at least two members of the company must reside in London during the duration of the program.

In addition to London, Accenture operates FinTech Innovation Labs in the following regions:

  • Asia Pacific (Hong Kong)
  • Dublin
  • New York



The London FinTech Innovation Lab is sponsored and managed by Accenture, a leading global professional services company, in collaboration with the UK’s leading financial service institutions, angel investors and venture capital firms.  The London Lab was developed to help growth stage startup companies refine and test their Insurtech- or Fintech-related value proposition with the support of the world’s leading financial firms.

Held in a trusted, collaborative and non-sales environment, this innovative 12-week mentoring programme is a unique opportunity to work with potential future customers perfecting value propositions, gaining practical insights into the banking and insurance industries and building strong relationships.