applications are now open to
Fintechs in the Nordics and Baltics.
We will focus on fully functional teams from legal entities that can enter partnerships with other participants in the program. If you would like to grow your business through collaborations with Mastercard and major banks, don’t forget to apply.
Mastercard launched Lighthouse to build lasting partnerships with leading fintech companies. Our program brings fintechs, banks, investors and advisors together to scale innovative ideas
What they said
We’re humbled to be working with such a great variety of banks & partners.
”We are so happy and proud to win The Lighthouse Development Program of 2019. The expertise of MasterCard and their purpose driven way of making business is truly valuable to us at Doconomy. In partnership we can develop the future of sustainable payments.”
“We from Swedbank love the Lighthouse Program. This is one of the programs in the industry we had the most success with.”
Swedbank, Partnership & Investment unit lead (Fintech)
“We believe Lighthouse program creates a truly appealing value proposition for fintechs and SEB has formed a number of new strategic partnerships as a result.”
Innovation Manager in Baltic Strategy and Customer Insights SEB
“Lighthouse was extremely productive for us. With intense and effective sessions we have been able to create real, hands-on business cases that we’re now developing, and all of them have the potential to increase the value of our company.”
Johan Hedén Hultgren
“Lighthouse was a great opportunity to be a part of a program that opens the door to a global player such as Mastercard and creates a space to meet other fintech companies”
Founder and CEO, Pej
”The Lighthouse program is a great example of a modern way for fintechs to engage with banks, investors, legal counsel, advisors, and Mastercard!”
CEO of Fintech Mundi
“I very much appreciate the workshops, they provide deep dive discussions with each startup that lead to clear action points for both the founding team and the SEB mentors.”