Canadian FinTech giant XE announced as ‘Premium Sponsor’ of Newcastle Startup Week / Newcastle Scaleup Summit 2020

We’re delighted to announce that global FinTech giant XE (‘The world’s trusted currency authority’) will be a ‘Premium Sponsor’ of our 4th annual Newcastle Startup Week + Scaleup Summit festival in May 2020.

This follows their recent decision to open a Northern base at the Tuspark Eagle Lab co-working space in Newcastle where we are also based (see ‘Global FinTech giant XE.com opens base in Newcastle‘).

Paul Lancaster (Newcastle Startup Week / Plan Digital) said: “Having met Grant Murray (Regional Manager, North at XE) through our Founders’ Friday & Newcastle Startup Week events I’ve loved seeing how enthusiastic & proactive he has been in getting to know some of the key players in the North East business community & it’s hugely exciting to have a company like XE opening a base here & coming onboard as a Premium Sponsor!”

“As the recent FinTech North Conference in Newcastle showed, the North East FinTech community is currently on the rise with some world-class startups, scaleups & enterprise companies already based here & adding XE.com’s global expertise & network to the mix is a real vote of confidence for what the region can offer companies wanting to scale their operations in the North of England.”

Watch the short video below to learn who XE are & then speak to Grant Murray (Regional Manager, North for XE) if you (or your clients) would like bespoke advice & expertise on how to save money on international money transfers by emailing him or calling him on 07825 894714.


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