Back to Blog

FinovateAsia Sneak Peek: Five Degrees

A look at the companies demoing live at FinovateAsia on November 7 and 8 in Hong Kong. Pick up your tickets today and save your spot.

Five Degrees is a next generation, digital core banking provider. The company’s product, Matrix, enables banks to provide true digital capabilities to their clients to support them in their daily financial lives.


  • Automates paperless loan onboarding of a business with multiple directors structure
  • Uses advanced analytics for predictive behavior to support the business making the right financial decisions

Why it’s great
Five Degrees brings digitization of banking to the next level with the digital core banking platform Matrix using the fintech ecosystem to provide high levels of automation and predictive behavior.


Peter-Jan van de Venn, Chief Commercial Officer
After a career at Atos/KPMG Consulting, van de Venn moved to domestic consulting party ConQuaestor where he has set up a practice that guides banks into the digital era. Since 2011, he has worked for Five Degrees.


Bjorn Holmthorsson, Chief Technology Officer
After graduating from Reykjavik University, Holmthorsson started as a software developer. Afterwards, he became a successful IT director at Landsbanki Luxembourg. In 2011, he co-founded Five Degrees.