We had the pleasure of conducting an insightful interview with Mindaugas Mikalajūnas during the Nordic Fintech Summit in Helsinki, and his perspectives offered a fascinating glimpse into the world of non-banking financial services. Mindaugas represents SME Finance dynamic provider that has successfully established its presence in five countries: Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Finland, and most recently, the Netherlands. With an unwavering focus on the B2B market, they have built a robust clientele of over 3,000 B2B customers. Notably, they have already lent an impressive sum of over 1 billion euros, a testament to their expertise and impact. At the heart of their mission lies the resolution to tackle the persistent challenges faced by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in accessing financing and garnering the attention they deserve. Mindaugas passionately emphasized the crucial role SMEs play as the backbone of our economy.
Their commitment to empowering SMEs is evident as they strive to provide the necessary financial support and solutions that enable these businesses to thrive. As they continue to scale their operations, their overarching goal is to create a positive ripple effect that benefits not only their shareholders but also SMEs and the economy at large. The interview with Mindaugas Mikalajūnas shed light on the impressive accomplishments of his non-banking financial institution, as well as their vision for the future. It showcased their determination to bridge the financing gap for SMEs and highlighted the invaluable role these enterprises play in driving economic progress. As we eagerly await the next steps in their journey, it is evident that their customer-centric approach, coupled with their unwavering dedication to making a positive impact, positions them as a formidable force in the financial landscape.