Monday July 31st, 2017

oneFactor team took first place in the Otkritie Bank“OpenFightBizz” anti-hackathon for non-programmers. The team members offered the product with a high degree of readiness for small and medium enterprises that combines credit and support in business development for each of the SMEs in Russia. oneFactor was represented by CEO Roman Postnikov, Chief Data scientist and analytics Officer Maxim Voevodsky and Product Sales Director Vadim Tabakov.

15 finalists competed for the OpenFightBizz Cup. Under the guidance of facilitators, it was necessary to put the ideas in the concept of a business project, hold focus groups with potential clients and work with the experts from Otkritie Bank. The final presentation was to describe the terms of the product, the potential target audience, the logic of the decision, the process of attracting customers, the channels of communication.

In the final, team captains defended business projects before the jury, which included representatives of Otkritie Bank, the board of Otkritie Holding, SMB Credit Department, FutureBanking, McKinsey, the IIDF.

Following the results of the anti-hackathon the best teams have an opportunity to launch a joint pilot project with Otkritie Bank.

More detailed information about the OpenFightBizz anti-hackathon can be found here.