SumUp Business Pioneer of the Year

The Business Pioneer of the Year commends the cloud partner or ISV organization that has developed and launched the most ground-breaking new cloud product or service.

This award recognizes excellence in pushing the boundaries of what cloud technology is capable of. Our Business Pioneer of the Year will be an organization that has created and deployed a revolutionary, trailblazing product with real potential to deliver change since 1st November 2018. ​


Our judges will be looking for evidence of innovation and uniqueness, outstanding performance in research, development, and product design, as well as examining the initial impact of the product, and its potential future success.

Nominations can be submitted as a 300-word statement OR a 3-minute video highlighting how the nominee has hit all or some of the elements outlined in the category criteria; try and include as much tangible evidence as possible.


SumUp is a leading financial technology company, operating across 32 markets on three continents. We’re building a world where small businesses can be successful doing what they love.

We empower business owners by enabling them to accept card payments in-store, in-app and online, in a simple, secure and cost-effective way.

Today, our card readers are used by over 2 million merchants around the world. We’re continually developing new ways to help our customers do business, and our solutions are always intuitive and inclusive. We’ve launched multiple new products in 2020, including SumUp Invoices and Mobile Payments.