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Womble Bond Dickinson sponsors FinTech North Leeds 2018

admin / 3rd April 2018

Global law firm joins the growing list of FinTech North Leeds sponsors for April 2018.


FinTech North is delighted to announce that Womble Bond Dickinson will sponsor this year’s FinTech North Leeds conference. The transatlantic law firm will be a brand partner for the event and will also be the sponsor of the post event drinks networking session.

FinTech North is the Northern Powerhouse’s pre-eminent FinTech conference series and expects to attract 800 attendees across events in Leeds, Liverpool and Manchester.

Confirmed speakers at the Leeds event include the CBINorthern Powerhouse PartnershipInnovate Finance, Department for International TradeFirst Direct, aqlCYBG, Equiniti, TISA, GP BullhoundComputershare and NorthInvest.

Womble Bond Dickinson provides legal services to organisations of all sizes across a range of industries. Financial institutions and technology are two key sectors for the firm, which is also actively engaged with FinTech across the UK where they combine an understanding of the legal and business issues that are critical to financial services technology businesses. As part of the ongoing and active role of the firm in the FinTech space, it is hosting an interactive panel discussion in May, entitled Blockchain: Game Changer or Game Over? To sign up to the event visit their website.


“We recognise the exponential growth being experienced in FinTech on a UK and global basis, and are delighted to be supporting the regional FinTech economy in the Northern Powerhouse via these events. As a law firm with a core strength in financial services and technology, we see great potential in the FinTech sector.“

Alastair Mitton, Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson


“The support of Womble Bond Dickinson is a great addition to this year’s FinTech North conference in Leeds and we are pleased to be able to help them build their brand association with this fast growing sector. The post-event networking has been a feature of previous events and we are grateful to have Womble Bond Dickinson as a sponsor for the closing part of the day. With the exciting line up of FinTech speakers on the agenda, there will be much to talk about.”

Julian Wells, Director, FinTech North


The FinTech North events will be attended by senior representatives of northern based banks, building societies and other financial services institutions, as well as numerous FinTech innovators and are expected to be oversubscribed. Follow the links below to register your attendance and find more information on our agenda, sponsors and venues.


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