Connect with a community of experts and leading minds in Fintech

On Deck Fintech is an invite-only network of top experts, leaders, advisors, and investors across the fintech ecosystem with a focus on catalyzing global solutions in financial services. Founders get access once accepted to ODX, our community-backed accelerator.

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We are currently not accepting new applications to the program. Please join the waitlist to receive an update on the next cohort. If you want to start a company, explore ODF.

Connect with a community passionate about building the next wave of financial services

Our members are experts and leaders at the frontier of fintech. They come from diverse backgrounds and they all share a strong spirit of service, practical knowledge and the ability to catalyze change.
Kurtis Lin
Hannah Arnold
VP of Business Development
Laura Spiekerman
Matt Janiga
General Counsel
Danielle Pensack
David Axler
GM of fintech
Frida Leibowitz
Hanna Zaidi
Director of Regulatory R&D
Trisha Kothari
Ashton Simmons
Regulatory and Product Counsel
Manjot Pahwa
Product Manager
John Piazza
Manager of Corporate Strategy
Adam Little
Hannah Dorfman
Product Manager
David Ikenna Adams
VP of Payments
Roger Morris
Shannon Goggin

Exchange ideas with the best in fintech

Join a diverse set of practitioners and thinkers dedicated to building impactful solutions to the biggest challenges in financial services.

Meaningful connections with peers, mentors and future collaborators

Build long-lasting relationships with peers for support and accountability through curated connections. Or search the Directory to find and connect with other members.

Peer-to-peer knowledge sharing

Navigate the evolving financial landscape, changing regulations and emerging technologies through peer-to-peer knowledge sharing.

Access diverse perspectives from across the fintech ecosystem

ODFintech is a place for confidential, meaningful conversations. You’ll get to exchange perspectives with a network of capable peers who understand the challenges you face and want to see you succeed in reaching your individual goals.

Curated conversations

Discuss frontier topics in fintech with others who are at the forefront of their fields.

First-hand advice

Work through your challenges in a supportive environment and get practical tips and guidelines from individuals who’ve been in similar situations.

Meaningful connections

Develop deep relationships with talented peers from around the world that will last for years to come.
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Fintech Network Events

We combine in-person and virtual events to create intimate opportunities for experts, investors, and like-minded leaders to interact.

ODFintech Social
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Build lasting relationships in an intimate setting

Join highly curated events and immersive experiences at startup hubs around the world.
Closed-door exclusive events
Intimate social get-togethers
Curated speaking events featuring top leaders
Retreats bringing members together in person

Stay updated about On Deck Fintech

On Deck Fintech is an invite-only network of top experts and leading minds in fintech. Founders get access after being accepted into ODF or ODX.


Get access to a network of the best Fintech advisors you can imagine.
  • Validate startup ideas
  • Get early customers and product feedback
  • Fundraise from top fintech investors

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Stay up to date on future developments with ODFintech
  • New offerings
  • Curated meet ups
  • Invites to global events


What is On Deck Fintech?

On Deck Fintech is an invite-only network of top experts, leaders, advisors, and investors across the fintech ecosystem with a focus on catalyzing global solutions in financial services who:

  • Collaborate, ideate and push the fintech ecosystem forward
  • Support and advise On Deck's fintech startups in raising additional financing, finding customers, launching products, and more

What happens in On Deck Fintech?

Members of the On Deck Fintech connect with others in the network through retreats, dinners and gatherings at select fintech events throughout the year.

How do I join if I’m a founder?

Apply to join ODF / ODX! As a fintech founder, you’ll get the support of the On Deck ecosystem and ODFintech.

What if I'm not an early stage founder?

If you are a fintech operator, investor, or founder who has raised more than $2.5M USD sign up for more updates and invites to global events and socials!

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