Arab Bank FinTech Bootcamp



Arab Bank is Launching Its

A Fintech Bootcamp In Palestine

Arab Bank launched the first Fintech Bootcamp for Palestinian entrepreneurs with ideas within the Fintech industry. The bootcamp provided entrepreneurs access to mentors, and key decision makers within the Arab Bank to fine-tune ideas to become enterprise ready. The Bootcamp featured interactive workshops by experienced entrepreneurs delivering their know-how and insights. On the final day, participants got the chance to present their solution on stage in front of key decision makers in the Arab Bank. The top winning ideas got received cash rewards.


Innovation Hub, a unique co-working space connected to Arab Bank regional headquarters at Amman, Jordan, brings together startups, corporates, and ecosystem partners to drive innovation and create new partnerships that deliver meaningful business impact.



What’s in it for you

Bootcamp Benefits

Product Validation

The opportunity to validate your product with domain experts in the financial service industry


Extensive support and mentorship from entrepreneurs and industry experts

Cash Rewards

1st place – $7,000
2nd place – $5,000
3rd place – $3,000


Accommodation and travel costs to and from Amman fully covered

Key Dates

Application Open

Oct 1st 2019

Application Deadline

Nov 15th 2019

Finalists Announced

Nov 24th 2019

Fintech Bootcamp

Dec 8th - 10th 2019

Can I Apply?

Yes! if you fall under the below criteria

I am based out of Palestine or with Palestinian origin

I am committed to joining the full duration of the Bootcamp in Amman

I have an innovative idea within the Fintech Industry

I have an idea that utilizes technology that adds value to the banking industry

My idea addresses one or more of the challenges

Solving Future Challenges

We are looking for Ideas that add value to the financial services industry in which address the main challenges below but not limited to

Financial Access & Financial Literacy

Lending & Credit Scoring for SMEs

Payments & Remittance

AML, KYC, Cyber Security

API Financial Economy

Mobile Service to the Unbanked

Speakers & Mentors

Tareq Krayem


Mohammed Khair Obaidat


Ala Suleiman