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Sender and Privatbank Launch to Bring Direct Chat Messaging to FIs


This post is part of our live coverage of FinovateFall 2014.

Our next presenters are Sender and Privatbank who have teamed up to launch

“People communicate with each other via chats with similar interfaces. Businesses communicate with people via Apps with various unique interfaces and UX.
  • Creates 2-way communication between businesses and customers like in usual chat environments
  • Enables a friendly and familiar interface for customers
  • Provides the possibility for businesses to create business processes without developers or endless software/Apps updating, reducing App development work by 80%

Sender is like Google’s Search Bar with endless possibilities. It is the first messenger for businesses enabling direct chat communication with customers. Instead of tons of applications, use Sender – the last and only App.”

Presenting: Egor Avetisov (Creative Director), Maria Gurina (Deputy Head of E-Commerce), and Kristina Chaykovskaya (Head of E-Commerce)
Product Launch: September 2014 at FinovateFall
Metrics: $1M in angel investments, 5 employees
Product distribution strategy: Direct to Consumer (B2C), Direct to Business (B2B), through other fintech companies and platforms
HQ: Wilmington, DE
Founded: November 2013