Get your VAT refunds in less than 5 seconds

RefundMe allows you to claim your tax back without the need to fill up forms or interact with customs

The VAT refund process is very complicated and time consuming


Time spent filling up forms per purchase


Time spent queuing at customs


Time spent queuing to get cash (5 weeks to 3 months if by card)

RefundMe solves all of the inefficiencies in the VAT refund process

100% Digital

No need to fill up forms or collect receipts. Everything is automatically generated and stored in your app

Seamless Item Validation

Our tech detects your purchases as soon as you pass through security so you don’t have to worry about missing your flight

Quick Payouts

We send your refund to your bank account within 3-5 working days. Instant payouts to your credit card coming soon!

Register for an Account

Provide your personal details and relevant documentation to prove that you’re a tourist

Shop at any of our partner retailers

Simply ask for a refund through RefundMe at the moment of purchase

Pass through security

Our technology automatically detects your purchases. You’ll receive a push notification once we’ve validated them

Receive Payout

That’s it! You can now relax for your flight. Payouts typically arrive within 3-5 workings days. Instant payouts through your Mastercard or Visa coming soon

An intuitive and easy to use app

Ready to skip the queues at the airport?

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Meet Our Team

A balanced mix of experience, fresh ideas, and solid business & technical expertise. We are backed by Startupbootcamp, Europe’s leading startup accelerator and the world’s # 2 investor in fintech startups.

Jerome Ibanez

Chief Executive Officer

Jerome is one of the Co-Founders and CEO at RefundMe. Originally from the Philippines, he is in charge of business development, partnerships, finance, and marketing. Highly analytical, motivated, and entrepreneurial, he previously worked as a Data Scientist at mClinica (backed by 500 Startups) and as a UX Consultant at On-Off Group (Asia's leading UX firm). He also started MetroPlate, a food delivery startup that he launched in the Philippines at age 19. Jerome has a Master in Management from IE Business School and a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from De La Salle University.

Csaba Szabo

Chief Technology Officer

Born in a small town 250km from Budapest, Csaba has been a professional software developer for the past 12+ years. Starting his craft as a Backend Developer for Rocket Internet, he quickly moved up the ranks and have been in leadership positions (CTO, Head of Tech Operations, etc) in several startups in Berlin for the past 5 years. At RefundMe, he is in charge of all things related to tech from planning to actual development and implementation. Csaba has a Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering at the Budapest Institute of Technology and Economics.