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The Vivolution team have been an invaluable and trusted resource to FinTech Scotland and built a close working relationship over the duration of the Network Integrator contract. They helped us drive tangible outcomes, engaging with FS institutions, Professional Services Firms, Global Technology Providers and Investors which resulted in significant benefits to the wider Fintech Cluster. We look forward to continue working with Vivolution as they independently shape bespoke projects to support Industry, Academia, Investors and Fintech Scale-Ups as a Fintech Venture Builder.Stephen Ingledew CEO
Fintech Scotland is a cluster management organisation, focused on the inclusive growth of a fintech cluster.
Scottish Enterprise is the Scottish Government economic development agency.
Scottish Enterprise (SE) and FinTech Scotland recognised a gap in the market for FinTechs to quickly navigate the broader aspects of the digital ecosystem. Following a competitive tendering process, SE selected Vivolution for a 2-year fixed-term contract.
Vivolution was the Fintech Network Integrator (NI) in Scotland:-
Vivolution conducted several stakeholder SME discovery insight sessions and quickly identified the pressing need for an NI to create and organise: -
As the Fintech Network Integrator and working closely with FinTech Scotland; Vivolution helped in shaping growth opportunities and created very strong connections amongst the many parts of the Fintech cluster by...
i) proposition / market positioning ii) business & team iii) legal / regulatory / commercial iv) information security / data protection v) technology / legacy systems / APIs
Phase 1: As a Fintech Venture Builder; Vivolution is developing a new value-add business model with industry partners to support Fintech Scale-ups to be Enterprise, Investor and Talent Ready; and to help prepare the fintechs to organically grow their businesses with a hybrid virtual model across international markets as a Fintech cohort, working intimately with FS Institutions, Global Technology Partners and Investors.
Phase 2: Giving every consideration to the 'new normal' and COVID-19; Vivolution is shaping a business model to attract international Fintech's (incl. London based) to land in Scotland with a hybrid physical and virtual presence built around securing the best talent, bespoke market insight projects, securing investment, infrastructure support and routes-to-market / connections; enabling Fintech's to leverage the growth of their business in the UK & Europe more rapidly and with greater opportunity to be successful.