Mastercard is expanding its commitment to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) with a new program in its award-winning global startup engagement program, Start Path, tailored to companies supporting the digital needs of SMEs.
The Start Path Small Business program welcomes startups that are innovating across a range of digital services for SMEs, including accounting software, ecommerce solutions, lending platforms, payment technologies, digital banking and more.
The four-month program will enable startups have the opportunity to leverage Mastercard’s network and SME expertise to uncover product partnerships, scale their companies, and power solutions that drive safe, secure and simple experiences.
Each company will receive bespoke access to Mastercard’s customers and partners along with curated programming and a dedicated mentor who will help them identify and uncover collaboration opportunities. They will also have opportunities for technology collaboration and forums to pitch their solutions to prospects.
Interested startups can apply here