Five finalists announced for SBC First Pitch Barcelona

Five finalists announced for SBC First Pitch Barcelona

Five industry start-ups have been selected as finalists for the second edition of SBC First Pitch Barcelona at this month’s SBC Summit Barcelona.

The five will compete for an amazing and exclusive business development prize package valued at over €60,000.

The competition, powered by Yolo Investments, will serve as a platform for the five aspiring companies to present their products and business plans in front of a live audience of industry leaders. The winner will be chosen by a judging panel consisting of venture capital and investment experts.

The First Pitch Competition will be hosted at the Fira de Barcelona Montjuïc, on Wednesday September 20th, featuring as part of the Future of Technology conference track.

The five finalists of the SBC First Pitch Barcelona are:

We are the Bookie is an online B2C sports betting platform with a 50% monthly GGR rebate for losing customers.Rdentify is a platform that identifies vulnerable customers during customer conversations in real-time.Snap Screen leverages the user’s mobile camera to recognise live events on TV and streaming, allowing operators and affiliates to integrate SnapOdds into their websites.SQR Group simplifies compliance and reduces fraud by enabling seamless identity verification without storing sensitive documents.Sport Exchange Market is a web app platform where fans can trade virtual shares of football teams.

The First Pitch competition will be hosted by Anton Kaszubowski, (Managing Director, SBC Advisory Partners) and features a star-studded judging panel of Adam Rosenberg (Gaming & Leisure, Blackstone), Evert Einroos (Yolo Investments), Peter Heneghen (Bettor Capital), Hilary Stewart-Jones (Harris Hagan) and Claudia de la Riva (Angel Investor).

Rasmus Sojmark, CEO & Founder of SBC, says: “As event organisers, we believe that SBC First Pitch Barcelona occupies a central role in facilitating innovation in the industry.

“Competitions like this serve as a platform for emerging talents to showcase their groundbreaking products and services, whilst also gaining invaluable experience presenting in a public space and networking with industry elite.”

Author: Charles Howard