In 2016, Karandaaz Pakistan in partnership with the LUMS Centre for Entrepreneurship (LCE) launched its first ever FinTech Disrupt Challenge 2016. The purpose of this challenge was to invite the most innovative ideas from the financial technology space. In this round, grants will be given to high-impact financial technology start-ups.
The objectives of this Challenge are as follows:
- Support technology driven innovative start-ups in the financial sector to enable greater financial inclusion
- Create a platform to bridge the divide between innovators and the rest of the industry through networking
- Foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in the FinTech space