Anna Antimiichuk
Head of Communication, Clausematch
July 26, 2021

Clausematch’s RegTech product beat out all other categories to take the top prize at the live Pitch event

9 July 2021 - Clausematch has been awarded the top prize at the Innovate Finance Pitch360. The endorsement is testament to the growing importance of compliance technology and the disruptive potential AI-enabled solutions.

Innovate Finance is the independent industry body that represents the global FinTech community in the UK and drives efforts to make the financial services sector more transparent, more sustainable and more inclusive. Described as the most dynamic and energetic pitching competition in FinTech, the Innovate Finance Pitch360 is now running in its fifth year and garnered over 2000 votes across all categories: Digital Assets, Enterprise Digital Transformation, Personal Financial Management & Welness, Payments, RegTech, Capital Markets, WealthTech and Wildcard.

Founder & CEO at Clausematch, Evgeny Likhoded made a live pitch to the Pitch360 judges and was selected as the winner of the competition. The pitch surpassed all judging criteria showcasing how disruptive Clausematch’s RegTech product suite has significant growth potential, addresses a large market, and offers a unique service with innovative underlying technology. Likhoded said during the pitch that Clausematch’s aim was to “simplify compliance for the world.” 

The judges of the live final this year included Philip Garner, Head of Innovation at Lloyds Banking Group; Eleonora Ferrero, Director of Operations at Evolution AI; Zeina Hatem Popovic, MD at Google Payments EMEA; Jay Wilson, Investment Manager at Albion VC; Ashish Aggarwal, Corporate Development at PayPal; and Ian Connatty, Managing Director at British Patient Capital. 

Speaking on today’s announcement, Founder & CEO at Clausematch, Evgeny Likhoded said “Being selected as the top category winner across all financial services categories and solutions is a huge honor for us. We are delighted to receive such recognition for our solutions which enable Clausematch clients to streamline their compliance requirements. Over the past 18 months and the Covid-19 pandemic, the financial and regulated institutions have rapidly increased their appetite for innovative products that boost both collaboration and efficiency. RegTech solutions are increasingly bridging the divide between outdated technology and regulatory processes to alleviate compliance burdens for firms in today’s demanding regulatory and compliance environment.”