Elevator Lab | Your strong partner in CEE

Elevator Lab is a leading fintech partnership program powered by Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI). We are looking for innovative fintech solutions, in order to jointly develop tomorrow’s banking business. Once selected for Elevator Lab, you get the chance to scale your business across the CEE Region.

Have a look at our various fintech programs in 2019:

Partnership Program

  • For global later-stage fintechs
  • 4-month program
  • pilot project with leading banking experts
  • Demo Day

Chance to become a partner of Raiffeisen Bank International Group!

The Partnership Program


  • For local/regional later-stage fintechs
  • 2 to 3 month program
  • entry point to the local Raiffeisen Bank
  • winners ceremony → wild card to the semi-finals of the Elevator Lab Partnership Program and access to the whole RBI Group!

Possible pilot project with local bank and fast track to the Elevator Lab Partnership Program!

Find Challenges


  • For local seed/early stage startups/single founders
  • 2 to 3 month educational program
  • development of a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) with local experts
  • winners prize: 2-week Digital Entrepreneurship Summer Program 2019 in Vienna

Quick intro into the startup world with development possibilities!

More about Bootcamps

Elevator Lab has the largest fintech network in CEE

  • RBI Group
  • Head office

Elevator Lab has the largest fintech network in CEE

  • Elevator Lab Challenge
  • Elevator Lab Bootcamp
  • RBI Group
  • Head office

Meet us at these upcoming events

Efma Bank+Fintech Conference

21-23 April 2020, Berlin


Money 20/20 Europe

16-18 June 2020, Amsterdam

Webit Festival

17-20 June 2020, Valencia


8-11 September 2020, Vienna


The team behind Elevator Lab

As your partner, we want your pilot project to be a success. For achieving great results each fintech participant needs to have an interface to RBI’s organization. Here is where the Elevator Lab team comes in: We support you through the entire pilot project, connect you with the right people across RBI Group and show you amazing possibilities to gain traction.

About us

Application phase closed on 2 June 2019


Elevator Ventures

Corporate venture capital powered by Raiffeisen Bank International

We invest in solutions that redefine the future of the financial industry. Elevator Ventures’ goal is the financing of strategic partnerships with promising growth and later-stage fintechs.

Go to Elevator Ventures

Elevator Lab is recognized by international media

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