In August, Yannick Del Ponte, CEO of ID Finance Mexico, received the Excellence in Finance Leaders Award at FiNext Orlando FL, USA, in recognition of his contribution to the finance industry.
FiNext Awards & Conference provides a platform for the global Fintech sector, allowing start-ups, SMEs, incumbent tech providers, investors, financial institutions and other stakeholders to connect and interact under one roof. In addition to the conference, FiNext Tech Awards acknowledge the efforts of Fintech thought leaders and torchbearers of the industry.
The event was a two day celebration of the people who have dedicated their lives to innovating the finance industry with technology. FiNext Awards acknowledge people who are realizing the future of finance through their persistent efforts.
During the event Yannick Del Ponte mentioned: «I am extremely honored to receive such an important award. This became possible thanks to the ID Finance team, which does a fantastic job serving the unbanked population with competitive and transparent financial services. This milestone reflects the company’s leading position in the global alternative digital finance industry.”
ID Finance has ambitions to become number one online consumer lending platform across Latam (Brazil, Mexico). The company achieved double digit monthly growth: 12% M-o-M growth in loans issuance in Spain and 13% growth in Latam in 1H2019. The company sees a €90m in revenues run rate for 2019.
In just 12 months, 125 new fintech startups were born in Mexico, consolidating its position as one of the main fintech ecosystems in the Latin American region. Mexico’s fintech industry grown by 50% in less than a year and has overtaken Brazil as fintech leader in in the Latam region according to Finnovista.