Change the future of payments with

Visa Innovation Program

6-month startup accelerator supporting fintechs to scale their businesses globally via Visa's international financial and banking partnership network

Alumni Startups

Global Miles

Program in Numbers


Applications + 5 Alumnis


Hours of Trainings


Hours of Mentorship


Investment Sessions


Hours of Design Thinking Workshops




Kaan Akin

Business Model, Growth Strategy

Sabina Babayeva

Business Model, Communication Strategy

Semra Memis

Cross-Border, Data Acquisition

Hamza Aytac

Branding, UI/UX

Volkan Kirtok

Digital Marketing, Growth, SEO

Gokhan Menge

Digital Marketing, Growth, SEO

Berkay Yavuz

Business Model, Growth Strategy

Murat Unver

Public and Presentation Skils

Berhan Kongel

Unit Economics

Evren Gulyasar

PR for startups

Osman Yildirim

SEO Techniques

Gokay Kilic

Prototyping and MVP

Cenk Medeni

Facebook Marketing

Yonatan Pinto

Legal Pitfalls

Meric Bicakcioglu

Business Development

Cihan Salihoglu


Mete Karamanoglu

Growth Hacking

Sarp Uzer

Product Development, Digital Marketing

Namik Kural

Investment Relations

Goksemin Ozdemir

Branding Strategy

Aziz Akgul

POC, Software Development, Prototyping

About Visa

Visa is the world’s leader in digital payments. Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure payment network - enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. Our advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. The company’s relentless focus on innovation is a catalyst for the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, and a driving force behind the dream of a cashless future for everyone, everywhere. As the world moves from analog to digital, Visa is applying our brand, products, people, network and scale to reshape the future of commerce. For more information, visit About Visa, and @VisaNews.


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