The FinTech Association of Hong Kong and Cyberport partner to strengthen Hong Kong’s FinTech ecosystem
Hong Kong, SAR – 12, July 2023 – The FinTech Association of Hong Kong (FTAHK) today announced a new partnership with Hong Kong’s leading technology hub Cyberport to promote the development of the FinTech industry. Combining FTAHK’s “Super Connectivity” and Cyberport’s robust FinTech startup community, the collaboration aims at providing startups with deeper access to the wider FinTech ecosystem and foster innovation and collaboration amongst its members.
Through this partnership to strengthen ties within the FinTech ecosystem, up to 40 Cyberport community members can get access to FTAHK’s first year membership for free, where FTAHK’s wide range of resources including access to mentorship, networking opportunities and industry expertise, will become available to the referred Cyberport's startups and entrepreneurs. FTAHK is also committing to support and participate in Cyberport’s FinTech events leveraging on its industry expertise and speaker network. .
Commenting on the partnership, Neil Tan, Chair of FTAHK, said: "Technology advancements in A.I. and Web3 are developing at a staggering pace and our corporate members are constantly looking for ways to upskill themselves and improve workplace efficiency. By partnering with Cyberport, this partnership has enabled us to become a more holistic “Super Connector” – injecting our committees and members with fresh views that would enrich the wider ecosystem through the partnership program.”
"Our partnership with FTAHK provides our startups with access to its vast network of industry experts, mentors and partners, equipping them with the knowledge, connections and resources for scale up and further develop,” said Victor Yim, Head of FinTech of Cyberport. " We look forward to jointly fostering innovation and collaboration within Hong Kong's vibrant Fintech ecosystem through this synergistic collaboration."
Caption 1: FTAHK and Cyberport Meet & Greet event officiating the partnership to promote the development of the FinTech industry in the Greater Bay Area.
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About the FinTech Association of Hong Kong
The FinTech Association of Hong Kong (FTAHK) is an independent, not-for-profit, member-driven organisation that is the voice of the FinTech community in Hong Kong. Members range from promising startups and passionate individuals to FinTech unicorns, global financial institutions, and leading professional service providers. FTAHK is led by a volunteer group of board members from the FinTech community who care about the future of FinTech in Hong Kong, mainland China, and Asia. The Association’s three initial goals are to:
- Advocate – create the unified voice for the Hong Kong FinTech ecosystem
- Collaborate – bring together the diverse parts of the community
- Educate – learn from existing leaders and nurture the next generation of talent
For more information about the FinTech Association of Hong Kong and how you can join, visit: http://ftahk.org/