SLU’s Fintech vertical continues to focus on delivering innovative solutions and the next cutting-edge financial technology to the world. Adoption of Fintech services has grown at a rapid rate in the last few years, with disruptions in traditional financial services across sectors including payments, electronic eCommerce, banking, social commerce and wealth management. By 2026, the Global financial technology market is expected to grow to a market value of approximately $324 billion at a CAGR of 23.41%. Additionally, one in three new Unicorns are in the Fintech sector. Seeking out forward-thinking startups, SLU helps catapult the disruptive businesses of tomorrow.

We are looking for the next Square, PayPal, and Klarna.


In an increasingly cloud-driven world, SLU works with SaaS startups who help their clients stay ahead of the curve and pivot into the future. The SaaS market is currently growing by 18% each year, and by the end of 2021, 99% of organizations will be using one or more SaaS solutions. SaaS startups continue to help businesses manage, automate, and optimize their company processes, and reposition to more efficient and automated methods. Working across varying demographics and disciplines, we help startups develop a sustainable platform and expand their user-reach.

We are searching for the next Servicenow, Adobe, and Workday.

Life Sciences

The Life Sciences vertical continues to push what is possible, from the next generation of nanomedicine to advances in telemedicine. Globally, there are 42 Life Science Unicorns that have an aggregate valuation of $101.5B. Developments in the Life Sciences sector are spearheading this growth, including Covid-19 related efforts and recent developments in Telehealth offerings. We help experts in the Life Sciences vertical deliver innovative results, set industry benchmarks and pave the way for the next generation of healthcare.

We are searching for the next big Bridgebio, Moderna, and Roivant.


IoT continually influences how we work, talk, and engage with others. An IoT ecosystem powers new business proficiencies, expands novel growth models, and augments the method of how prevailing services are offered across numerous diverse industries and sectors. The global IoT market is expected to reach a value of $1.39T by 2026, and it is estimated that there are 35 billion IoT devices installed worldwide as of 2021, growing to 75.44 billion by 2025. SLU helps entrepreneurs leverage new smart technologies and capture the growth opportunities of the IoT sector.

We are looking for the next Dexcom or

Direct to Consumer

With SLU’s finger on the pulse approach, we help entrepreneurs progress to the forefront of the direct to consumer vertical. COVID-19 has driven big shifts in this sector, significantly accelerating Business-to-Consumer (B2C) and Business-to-Business (B2B) e‑commerce growth. B2B eCommerce sales are expected to grow by 10% annually until 2023. As we look at the industries of tomorrow, the presence of eCommerce and the D2C is undeniable.

We are looking for the next Allbirds, Dollar Shave Club, and Stitch Fix.