BBVA is leading the transformation of banking worldwide, with the purpose of making the opportunities of this new era available to all. Focused firmly on the future, its digital transformation is already resulting in disruptive innovations that enhance the vision we have of banking.

With the Group’s 160 years of history, they know the importance of constant development, which is why they rely on a collaborative work environment that allows our people to grow and excel.

Service

Open Innovation
– Bloomium startups radar

Year

2018

Need

For the celebration of the tenth edition of BBVA Open Talent, the contest organized by the leading bank in digital transformation to explore the ecosystem of fintech startups in search of partners.

The first phase of the selection process requires expert knowledge in the evaluation of startups, capable of analyzing a large number of projects in a short period of time.

Solution

Our investment analysts team was in charge of the evaluation process and first filtering of the startups submitted to the contest.

Result

  • During 2 months we reviewed the documentation of more than 800 startups from 80 different countries and evaluated them according to the criteria defined by BBVA.
  • More than half of the startups submitted their candidacy in the last 48h, which allowed us to test our express evaluation capacity.