THE FINNIES: Here are all the finalists for Australia’s inaugural fintech awards

Prospa’s Greg Moshal and Beau Bertoli. (Source: supplied)
Business Insider Australia is the proud media partner for the 2017 Finnies, the annual Fintech Australia awards recognising leadership and innovation in the nation’s financial technology sector. Entries have now closed and we’re now counting down to the gala awards night on May 24.

FinTech Australia this morning announced the finalists for its first-ever industry awards. The winners for the 30 awards will be revealed at a gala ceremony in Sydney on May 24.

The industry body stated that there are 58 finalists, consisting of 49 companies and 9 individuals. They were selected by 39 judges from a field of 158 entries, including 16 from outside Australia.

Fintech organisation of the year

Data Republic
OnMarket BookBuilds
RateSetter Australia

Female fintech leader of the year

Anna Harper, CFO, SocietyOne
Emma Weston, CEO, AgriDigital
Rhondalynn Korolak, managing director, Imagineering Now & Businest

Male fintech leader of the year

Cameron Poolman, CEO, OnDeck Australia
Daniel Foggo, CEO, Ratesetter
Greg Moshal & Beau Bertoli, founders and joint executive officers, Prospa

Emerging fintech organisation of the year

OnDeck Australia
Valiant Finance

Emerging fintech leader of the year

Bigstone Capital, team of 5 founders – Boyd, Rob, Liam, Indy & Marcus
Emma Weston, CEO and co-founder, AgriDigital
Jack O’Reilly, director and founder,

Other awards

FinTech Australia announced a single combined list of finalists for the other 25 categories, saying details would be revealed at the awards ceremony.

1. Acorns Grow
2. Melbourne Securities Corporation
3. AgriDigital
4. Metamako
5. AirTree Ventures
6. Moula
7. Airwallex
8. OnDeck Australia
9. Assembly Payments
10. OnMarket BookBuilds
11. Avoka
12. Othera
13. BrickX
14. Peppermint Innovations Ltd
15. Businest
16. Pocketbook
17. CoinJar
18. Prospa
19. CrowdfundUP
20. Proviso
21. Data Republic
22. RateSetter Australia
23. Entersoft
24. Red Marker
25. Equitise
26. Reinventure Group
27. Fincast
28. SelfWealth
30. Sharesight
31. Flamingo
32. SocietyOne
33. HashChing
34. Spotcap
35. Instanda
36. Stone & Chalk
37. InstaReM
38. Tank Stream Labs
39. Invoice2go
40. The Fold Legal
41. Living Room of Satoshi
42. Timelio
43. LoanDolphin
44. TRAction Fintech Pty Ltd