Monzo Co-Founder: How to make the next Fintech Unicorn!
Date: 30th October 2019 13:00
THE RUMOURS ARE TRUE! Monzo Bank Founder and Former CFO, Gary Dolman, will be speaking at Warwick University, hosted by Kickstart.Known for their shiny hard-to-miss coral coloured cards and it’s super handy budgeting feature, FinTech Start-up, Monzo, has recently become the latest UK tech firm to reach coveted unicorn status. The firm has reached an evaluation of £2 billion whilst still continuing to acquire over 100,000 new customers every month.Not only does Monzo question the unpredictable future of banking but, becoming the fastest growing startup in the UK, it is set to disrupt the world of banking as we know it!This is exactly why we are honored to have Monzo’s Co-Founder (who helped turn a simple prepaid card into to a modern-day bank with 3 million users nationwide) as a guest speaker on 30th October.Mr Dolman will share his success story through his own experiences and hardships. His journey will be of real interest to Warwick students: after spending much of his professional life in established financial firms such as PwC, he then went on to work at Starling, the trailblazing online bank. He is hoping that his story will be used by students hoping to answer a central question of Kickstart – “why should I now work in a startup?”.This talk will also be followed by a Q&A session where you will get the chance to ask him what it takes to succeed in both a start-up and in the world of a fin-tech alikeThis is a unique and UNMISSABLE eventThe Oculus, 1pm, 30/10/19