Brazilian startup selected for Mastercard acceleration program

A facial recognition payments fintech was among the 9 selected in the world to participate in the Start Path acceleration program.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Payface, a Brazilian startup of facial recognition payments, was among the 9 chosen for Mastercard's "Start Path", an acceleration program from the card company. It was the only Latin American company selected in this edition of the project.

Founded in Santa Catarina, the fintech's proposal is to improve the retail buying experience using facial recognition technology. Users register their faces on the app, and at checkout stand in front of a device which identifies them without their cell phone or card.

During the 6 months with Mastercard, Payface will have access to the technology . . .

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