Fintech Happy Hour: Building and Growing Your Ideal Fintech Team

Dec 1, 2022, 6:00 – 9:00 PM

The Keller, 23-27 Broughton Street Lane, Edinburgh, EH1 3LY

An evening of drinks for those in the fintech industry to meet and connect, along with a panel discussion on a relevant topic.

In-person event

About this event

Fintech Happy Hour: Building and Growing Your Ideal Fintech Team

Whether you're part of the fintech industry or simply interested, come join us on the 1st December for drinks, some snacks and a chat.

It'll be a fun and casual event to discuss and wind down from the day's work, along with a panel discussion on an interesting and relevant fintech-related topic.

This time, we'll be talking about how to build and grow your ideal fintech team. Specifically, we'll talk about:

  • Tips on how to grow your fintech team in Edinburgh and Scotland
  • How to retain top talent (and what to think about before scaling)
  • How to make sure there's no such thing as a bad job
  • Top lessons learnt when scaling a fintech team

We'll be hearing from a fantastic panel including a CEO with experience building and growing multiple fintech teams, an employee who's worked at a fintech company for over 7 years and a consultant with extensive experience recruiting for top fintech companies.

The event is open to all brand-side fintech founders, leaders and people interested in the fintech industry, and our existing partners.

Why attend?

  • Learn from some of the top Scottish fintech leaders
  • Meet and connect with fellow fintech enthusiasts in a casual setting
  • Catch up with friends and make new ones
  • One drink and snacks included

What you need to know:

What: Fintech founders, investors and people in the industry talk about the challenges and joys of growing a fintech company.

When: Thurs 1st December

Time: 6 - 9pm

Where: Keller Taproom

Topic: How to build and grow your ideal fintech team


To be Announced!

Look forward to seeing you there!


About Fintech Scotland

Fintech Scotland is one of the top fintech centres in the world, and home to Scottish Fintech companies.

They bring together entrepreneurs, the established financial sector, the public sector, accelerators, investors, consumer groups, technology and service firms, universities and skills agencies.

About Startup Grind

The world’s largest community of startups, founders, innovators and creators.

About Mint Studios

A content marketing agency that helps fintech companies turn their blogs into a customer acquisition channel.

Our partners and sponsors:

OVH Cloud

OVHcloud is a leading European cloud hyperscaler and has been a cloud and infrastructure provider for over 20 years, with 1.6 millioncustomers worldwide served by 33global water-cooled data centres.

The OVHcloud Startup Program is a global program that has been running since 2015 and has received 7000 applications of which more than 2000 have been assisted with cloud credits and solution architecture support. It provides tech startups with €10,000 of cloud hosting credits and up to €100,000 for scale-ups, enabling them to facilitate exponential and international growth.

Check out what happened



Thursday, December 1, 2022
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM UTC


  • Dec McLaughlin

    Startup Grind Scotland


  • Nick Murray

    Startup Grind Scotland


  • Caro Melendez

    Head of Operations

  • Emma Loedel

    Startup Grind Glasgow

    Director - Startup Grind Glasgow

  • Amy Kelly

    Startup Grind Scotland | AK Marketing

    Head of Marketing

  • Oluwaseun Olabode

    Startup Grind Aberdeen

    Director - Startup Grind Abedeen

  • Alexandra Lloyd

    Startup Grind Scotland

    Edinburgh Events Team

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