Money20/20 USA Selects UCI Applied Innovation’s Alcazar to Top 100

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August 31, 2018 By Applied Innovation

UCI Applied Innovation startup, Alcazar, has been selected to be part of the Top 100 Newest Startups by Money 20/20 USA.

According to their website, Money20/20 is an event, hosted in October, where “the payments, fintech and financial services ecosystem unites to create and explore the disruptive ways in which consumers and businesses manage, spend and borrow money.” Along with their venture capitalist advisory board, Money20/20 selects startups that are working to transform the future of money.

Wayfinder team Alcazar working at the Cove @ UCI.
Photos: Ben Li

“Being selected to be as one of the Top 100 is a great boost for our team,”

said Jaideep Singh, cofounder of Alcazar. “We are using the resources at UCI Applied Innovation to help us prepare for the event and make sure we are focused on displaying our product effectively.”

Alcazar is a robo-adviser designed to increase the efficiency of professionals in the mortgage and real estate industry by providing pinpoint analytics and insights on client portfolios to create new business opportunities. This helps them spend less time on the sales cycle and more time can be spent on lead generation and customer retention.

As part of the selection, the team receives complimentary passes to the event in Las Vegas and a chance to be chosen for the Startup Pitch, where 24 of the top 100 startups are given the opportunity to give their best pitch to attendees, venture capitalists and a renowned panel of judges.