The AltFi Awards 2021





The AltFi Awards are back for the 8th edition!  For over half a decade, the AltFi Awards have been a barometer of success among Europe's leading alternative finance and fintech businesses. 



                           2021 AltFi Awards Winners


  • Fintech Of The Year 2021 
    Raisin DS
  • Lender Of The Year 2021
    Silicon Valley Bank    
  • CEO Of The Year 2021
    Sebastian Siemiatkowski, Klarna 
  • Bank Of The Year 2021
    Starling Bank    
  • Fintech App Of The Year 2021
  • Best UX Of The Year 2021
  • Open Banking Provider Of The Year 2021
  • Financial Inclusion 2021
  • Investor Of The Year 2021
  • Fintech Woman Of The Year 2021
    Lisa Jacobs, Funding Circle
  • B2B Fintech Of The Year 2021
    Thought Machine    
  • Crypto Platform Of The Year 2021
  • Consumer Fintech Of The Year 2021
    Starling Bank
  • Advisory Firm Of The Year 2021 
    Stone Mountain Capital 
  • The One to Watch 2022
  • Diversity and Inclusion Initiative Of The Year 2021
  • Special Industry Contribution Of The Year 2021*
    Samir Desai, Funding Circle
  • AltFi Editor's Choice 2021*

* Marked categories are not open to public nominations.



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AltFi Awards 2021 FAQs: 

1. When do nominations close?  

The submissions are now closed. 

2. Is it free to enter? 


3. How does the judging process work?  

Nominations are judged by our Editor-in-Chief Daniel Lanyon, Managing Editor Oliver Smith and a selection of leading industry experts. Shortly after nominations close, we will announce the awards’ shortlist. From this, the judging panel will select the winners.  

4. When will the winners be announced?  

Date: 25th November 2021
Location: Andaz Hotel, 40 Liverpool St, London EC2M 7QN
Nearest Tube: Liverpool Street Station


On the night:

18:00 - 18:45 Champagne Reception 
18:45 - 19:00 Welcome Speech
19:00 - 21:30 Gala Dinner and  Awards Ceremony 
21:30 - 23:30 After-Party Drinks & Entertainment 
23:30 -  Carriages 

MC of the night

Table bookings include:
A glass of champagne on arrival 
Three-course set menu, followed by coffee 
Half bottle of wine

Dress code: Black Tie


5. Who can attend?

Table for 10 guests: £3,500 + VAT 
Half table for 5 guests: £1,750 + VAT   










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