• 8 November 2022
  • SFF Global Fintech Awards sme financing working capital Singapore FinTech AI inclusive finance digital financing innovation

Validus wins Singapore FinTech award for Auto Working Capital product at prestigious SFF Global FinTech Awards 2022


We’re very proud to share that Validus has won yet another award at the prestigious SFF Global FinTech Awards 2022, presented during Singapore FinTech Festival – the world’s largest FinTech Festival.

Validus won 2nd place in the Singapore FinTech (Singapore Founder) category for our first-in-industry automated working capital product (AWC), which underwrites a loan in just one minute, using only two documents together with alternative data and AI. 

In line with the SFF awards theme of “Embracing Digital, Charting the New Normal”, this year’s winners were recognised for their innovative solutions that can help to accelerate the pace of digitalisation, innovation and sustainability in the financial industry. There were a total of 223 submissions received across nine award categories, and there were 3 winners in the Singapore FinTech (Singapore Founder) category. 

, Co-founder and Executive Chairman, Validus Group, says, “This award goes out to everyone in the #OneValidus team – we could not have achieved this without your passion and dedication! We’re humbled and encouraged to continue the important work to uplift SMEs and the communities they serve, by using data, AI and automation to make it easier for under-served SMEs to access faster and effortless digital financing with a human touch.”  

Validus Auto Working Capital Product SFF Global FinTech Awards 2022 WinnerValidus wins Singapore FinTech award at SFF Global Fintech Awards 2022

From left to right: Mr. Alvin Tan, Minister of State and Board Member of MAS, presents the award to Mr. Vikas Nahata and Mr. Vishal Shah, Group Chief Operating Officer at Validus. 


With this latest renowned in industry award, Validus has received a total of six awards from Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) since 2019, attesting to the impact of the work that Validus is doing to make digital financing more inclusive and effortless for small and medium businesses.

SFF Global FinTech Awards (Presented by MAS and SFA)

  • 2022: Singapore FinTech (Singapore Founder), 2nd place
  • 2021: Top 10 FinTech Leaders (Vikas Nahata)
  • 2021: FinTech Leaders Under 30 (Milena Naitoh)

MAS FinTech Awards (Presented by MAS)

  • 2020: Singapore Financial Institution, 1st place

Singapore FinTech Awards (Presented by SFA)

Validus MAS and SFA Awards


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