Bright Network: FinTech Careers Fair

25 Oct 2019 — 41 Luke Street, London, EC2A 4DP

We are nearly at capacity for this event, please still apply and we will place you on a reserve list. We'll be in touch if you secure a place!

London’s most desirable startup and high-growth firms want to meet you! In collaboration with Rise, created by Barclays, we are hosting a FinTech Careers Fair for Bright Network. During this afternoon of panel sessions and networking, you will have the chance to connect with entrepreneurs and find out about the opportunities in FinTech, and how to launch your career in this emerging sector.

Why Should You Attend?

With only 40 places available, it's an intimate event where you'll benefit from:

  • Meeting industry leaders: Hear from entrepreneurs in the FinTech space about why they were inspired to launch their own businesses and learn more about why an emerging organisation is a great place to start a career.
  • Building your CV: Attending this careers event will show employers that you have an active interest in the Financial Services industry. Our panel sessions are designed to provide you with the insights that you need to stand out in application processes.


1:00pm - Student arrival,registration & member networking

1:15pm - Rise, created by Barclays Introduction

1:45pm - Panel session – Debunking myths of FinTech

2:30pm - Structured networking

4:00pm - Open networking, drinks & nibbles

Who can attend?

  • University graduates or students expecting to graduate in summer 2020
  • Have the unrestricted right to work in the UK
  • A passion for FinTech or curiosity to learn about the sector will be viewed favourably

The FinTech Careers Fair is perfect for anyone who is: strategic, has a growth mindset, and is willing to explore a range of areas across an early-stage business.

Key Event Details

  • Date: Friday 25th October
  • Venue: Rise, created by Barclays HQ, 41 Luke Street, London, EC2A 4DP
  • Dress Code: Business Casual


  • 1:00pm - 1:30pm: Student arrival, registration & member networking
  • 1:30pm - 1:45pm: Bright Network introduction & Barclays Rise introduction
  • 1:45pm - 2:30pm: Panel session
  • 2:30pm - 4:00pm: Structured networking 
  • 4:00pm - 4:30pm: Open networking

Apply Today

To submit your application, please click the 'Apply Now' button at the top of the page. Our events tend to be oversubscribed, so we highly recommend you get your application in ASAP as applications will be reviewed in the order they are received. We look forward to seeing you there.

Any questions?

If you have any questions about Bright Network FinTech Careers Fair, please get in touch with our Events Team -

Employers joining us



41 Luke Street, London, EC2A 4DP