Driven by innovation and proven by performance

The Georgia-based FinTech ecosystem is dynamic and prospering. These representative numbers help define the ecosystem:

  • 57.7 billion U.S. purchase transactions are processed by Georgia-based acquirers, two-thirds of the total volume.
  • The top 20 Georgia-based FinTech’s alone generate an estimated $72 billion in annual revenue.
  • The top 10 Georgia-based public companies have a combined market capitalization of over $192 billion.
  • More than 38,000 FinTech specialists drive our ecosystem.
  • Georgia FinTech organizations spans many vertical financial services segments

Merger & Acquisition Activity


Private FinTech Companies


Public FinTech Companies


Recent Fintech blog posts

Georgia-Based FinTech Companies Recognized at TAG Summit Technology Awards

By Don Campbell, RightCourse

At the 2020 Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) Summit, one of the largest technology conferences in the Southeast, TAG announced two award groups that recognized Georgia-based technology companies for their innovation, financial impact, and their efforts at spreading awareness of the state’s technology initiatives throughout the U.S. and globally. What’s key here is that about one-third of the award winners are members of the dynamic and growing FinTech community.

Encouraging FinTech Signs Amid the COVID-19 Crisis

By Chip Harden, Ondot Systems

As the United States copes with shrinking GDP numbers and rapidly ballooning unemployment amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, there are decidedly few sectors not suffering considerably from the demand and supply shock this current environment has precipitated.

How Banks and FinTechs are Stepping Up Amid COVID-19

By Glen Sarvady, 154 Advisors

The timing couldn’t be better for TAG FinTech’s Friday panel discussion featuring executives from Alogent, Atlantic Capital Bank, Greenlight and Truist. Too often the business narrative has banks and fintech companies pitted against each other in a pitched battle for supremacy and survival. Thankfully this perception had already begun to recede- there are far more reasons for collaboration than competition among these players- but there’s nothing like a common enemy to help solidify alliances.

More Fintech blog posts

Recent Fintech News

Area Financial Services (AFS) Selects Alogent NXT as its Digital Banking Platform for its Family of Credit Unions

Area Financial Services, Inc. (AFS), an item processing credit union service organization (CUSO) in Northeast Ohio, will migrate its member credit unions to Alogent’s digital banking platform, NXT.

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Abacode and Apptega Partner to Deliver Holistic, Framework-Based Cybersecurity and Compliance Programs

Abacode, one of the fastest growing and Top-100 Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs), will leverage the Apptega platform throughout its design-implement-manage-report process as they conduct framework-based compliance gap assessments and mature the cybersecurity programs of their clients.

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Arketi Group Offers Free Reopening Readiness Checklist for Communications Professionals

Useful questionnaire helps communications teams address key opportunities for safely bringing employees back into the office

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More Fintech News at TAGWire

FinTech South 2020

FinTech South 2020

Early October 2020
Mercedes Benz Stadium

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Events On Demand

How Banks and Fintechs are Stepping up Amid COVID-19
May 1, 2020
FinTech Lifetime Achievement Award

FinTech Lifetime Achievement Award

Meet Chip Mahan, 2019 Hall of Fame Inductee

FinTech Hall of Fame

TAG FinTech ADVANCE Awards

Deadline to Apply: January 30, 2020

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Fintech Society Board

Sean Banks
Board Chair

TTV Capital

Dave Armento

New Dominion

Mahesh Athalye

UST Global

Sarah Arvin

Billy Banks

SunTrust Bank

Chris Baugher

Alston & Bird

John Beisner


Michael Bernot


JC Boyanton


Brendan Byrne


Don Campbell


Amber Cutler


Tyler B. Dempsey

Troutman Sanders LLP

Aaron Desouza

Grant Thornton LLP

Marie Ducheine


Collin Flotta

First Data

Cherie Fuzzell

Kevin Gallagher


Jeff Gapusan


Laura Gibson


Jake Gocke


Maribel A. Herrera


Nicole Ibbotson


Bo Kamensky


Shashi Kidambi

Blackstraw LLC

Austin Landes


Brendan McGuire

PNC Bank

Elizabeth McQuerry

Glenbrook Partners

Jeff Mette


Chris Millner

North Highland

Andrew B. Morris

The FinTech Agenda

Mike Morris


Dan Noyd


Nathan Ottinger

Atlantic Capital Bank

Jeff Paglon

Crowe Horwath

Tom Pierce
Fintech Steering Committee


Esther Pigg


Reese Porter
Director of Strategic Partnerships


John Riordan


Andy Roberts

Cresa Global

Josh Roberts


Tom Roberts


Jim Russell


Glen Sarvady

154 Advisors

Jonathan Siskin


Kristin Slink


Laura Snyder

Crowe Horwath

Jagruti Solanki


Michael Wasserfuhr


Jodi Weintraub

Vesta Corporation

Chris White

Savills Studley

Matt Wise


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