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Moaffak Ahmed

Serial Entrepreneur and Investor, Nordic Makers

Biography

Moaffak is a serial entrepreneur and early stage investor. He enjoys working with ambitious startup founders who want to disrupt boring businesses.

Moaffak started his career in fintech by co-founding Trema (today part of ION Trading). Trema became the global leader in high end fintech solutions, enabling financial institutions, central banks and Fortune 500 corporations to digitise and automate their most business critical processes.

Today, Moaffak is partner at Nordic Makers, a group of angel investors who have built some of the most successful companies founded in Scandinavia.

Sessions

Startup Pitch #0: All Startups

Description

We have some cutting edge fintech/regtech companies from 14 countries competing. They will be giving a 3 minute pitch of their business model to investors, corporate and media. The top 10 will be selected for presenting in the Main Symposium Hall on the the 4th and 6th of September which will be a competition of global level. Many companies are pitching in Japan for the first time!!
Sponsored by: SBI Holdings, Aflac

Competitors

Judges

Location

2-4-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Marunouchi Building, 8F Innovation Stage

Schedule

September 03, 2019 at 01:00PM - 03:30PM

[Money 20/20 Roadshow] How Much Money is Enough?

Description

As valuations and funding rounds grow larger, are these same startups going to be able to meet those valuations via an exit? Are investors chasing paper losses?

Speakers

Moderators

Location

2-4-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Marunouchi Building, 8F Innovation Stage

Schedule

September 05, 2019 at 04:40PM - 05:10PM

Fintech Removing Obstacles: The Need to Revamp the Sector Servicing 2 Billion People

Description

2 out of the 7 billion are unbanked. The panel will look on the present of how finance, startups and investors can support this substantial part of the population and how their entry on the financial services market, with help of ever progressing technology, will be a game-changer in revenue, but also societal equality.

Speakers

Moderators

Location

2-4-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Marunouchi Building, 7F Main Hall

Schedule

September 06, 2019 at 09:15AM - 09:45AM

Startup Pitch: Finalists #2

Description

Of the 10 finalists who successfully won the Startup Pitch #0 with start-ups from 13 countries competing, 5 will be pitching. (The 1st group pitched at 11:00-12:00 on the 6th)
Sponsored by: SBI Holdings, Aflac

Competitors

Judges

Location

2-4-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Marunouchi Building, 7F Main Hall

Schedule

September 06, 2019 at 11:00AM - 12:00PM