4th October 2024
The Round Room at The Mansion House, Dublin

The National Fintech Awards

6.30pm: Arrival & Wine Reception

7.00pm: Black-tie gala dinner & Awards Ceremony​

4th October 2024

The Round Room at The Mansion House, Dublin

The second annual National Fintech Awards will celebrate the exceptional achievements of the Irish Fintech industry. We are passionate about showcasing the very best from the brightest startups to the most established companies, who are paving the way for a more innovative, diverse and inclusive industry.

Our awards categories reflect the breadth and depth of the Irish Fintech industry, recognising those who are making a real impact on the future of financial technology. We celebrate the individuals who are driving this sector forward.

Whether you work in a regulated bank, an established payments business, a challenger start-up, or public service, the National Fintech Awards serve to recognise the contribution and achievement of those who are leading with innovation and making a difference. 

Across these 15 prestigious awards, we will give a platform for companies and individuals who have driven excellence and innovation in the Irish Fintech sector to celebrate and share their work.

Concluding the evening with the final three landward awards.

We will recognise an individual who has made a Lifetime Achievement in Fintech in Ireland, followed by an individual who has made a pioneering contribution in the last year and finally recognising the overall Company of the Year.

"The National Fintech Awards are for everyone who is invested in building a better financial system in Ireland. Whether you are working in bank technology transformation, public policy, advice or a disruptive new financial technology business there is an award category for you. The awards will showcase the best and brightest of Irish Fintech on the island of Ireland"

Derek Foley Butler, CEO, GRID Finance & Chairman, GRID Foundation

Join us as we celebrate the outstanding achievements of the Fintech community and shape the future of finance in Ireland and beyond.

Why Nominate?

Nominating a deserving individual or organisation for the Fintech Awards 2024 is more than just recognising their achievements – it’s about celebrating the successes and innovations of the Irish Fintech community. 

Becoming a finalist at the Fintech Awards is a remarkable opportunity to build recognition and enhance your nominee’s presence within the industry.

If your nominee is shortlisted, you’ll have the chance to leverage this achievement for PR and marketing purposes, attracting more attention to their work and inspiring other Fintech professionals.

As a shortlisted nominee, you’ll receive:

  • Finalists banner to add to email footers, company websites, and social media posts.
  • A spotlight on your nominee and their accomplishments as part of our social media campaign.
  • Media coverage through our partner media channels.
  • Winners and sponsors will also be featured in a post-event write-up, showcasing your achievements to a wider audience. (See the Example HERE)

 Don’t miss this opportunity to celebrate the inspiring individuals and organisations that are shaping the future of Fintech in Ireland!

How to Enter

It’s FREE! Simply fill out the nomination form for your chosen category, providing details about the nominee’s accomplishments and why they deserve to be recognised. Don’t miss this chance to highlight the outstanding individuals shaping the future of Fintech in Ireland.

The Fintech Awards 2024 experience includes:

Drinks Reception on arrival

Networking with the who’s who of Women in STEM

Four course meal at The Round Room at the Mansion House

Evening musical entertainment

Networking into the evening at the Round Room Bar

Awards Host

Peter Oakes

Non-Executive Director at Regulated Fintech Companies and Founder, Fintech Ireland

Peter is well-known in the fintech community having established the free Fintech Ireland Network in 2014 which promotes, supports and maps the indigenous and international fintech ecosystem. Peter is a non-executive director of a number of leading global fintechs working in the investment services and payments sectors. He is a regular speaker and MC at events in Ireland and overseas, and contributes to media on impactful fintech and regtech issues. Peter has recently established the new MiCAReady.com Project in the lead up to the EU regulation of digital and other crypto assets in Europe. 

Peter’s work in regulation and corporate governance includes consulting, law and -previously holding senior roles at international regulators including the Central Bank of Ireland where he was appointed the first Director of Enforcement after the Irish banking crisis, the (now) UK Financial Conduct Authority and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. 

Peter is qualified as a solicitor in Ireland, the United Kingdom and Australia. He holds post law graduate qualifications in corporate governance and company direction from UCD and the Institute of Directors. Peter has been ranked twice as a top level (band 1) expert in the Chambers & Partners Irish fintech rankings.


This inaugural Awards is brought to you by iQuest and Business Post Live

For Sponsorship Opportunities Contact

Martina Connolly

Event Portfolio Director

Phone number: +44 (0)7501469010

For Sponsorship Opportunities Contact

Fiona Saluk

Awards Director

Mob: +353 87 407 6543

Email: [email protected].

Awards FAQ

General Awards Questions

The awards take place at the Mansion House, Dublin.

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities, please reach out to Laura Dunlop on [email protected].


Please contact Laura Dunlop at [email protected] or +44 77 5637 672 for sponsorship-related inquiries.

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