The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has partnered professional services firm Accenture to launch of fintech accelerator that will support startups from Africa, Asia and the Middle East.
FinTech Hive at DIFC will start with a 12-week accelerator programme, which will bring together the next generation of leaders and entrepreneurs to compete and address the growing needs of the region’s financial services industry, using innovative technology solutions.
Set to launch in the first quarter of 2017, FinTech Hive at DIFC is an exciting, much-needed platform that brings financial services and technology firms together and increase access to the financial services sector.
We look forward to seeing how Fintech innovations develop in the region with Dubai and GCC serving as catalysts.
For more information, visit http://disrupt-africa.com/2017/01/dubai-fintech-accelerator-to-assist-african-startups/