Chipper Cash offers a free and an interoperable P2P transfer platform across five different countries in Africa (Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Ghana). Customers are also able to transact across borders instantly with no fee.
Africa | Low-income households | B2C | Payments
Turaco is an insurtech company that offers health credit and health insurance tailored to the needs of low-income customers. Turaco’s mission is to free people from the fear of financial shocks. They hope to insure a billion people.
Africa | Low-income households | B2C/B2B | InsurTech
MobiLife is Africa’s first 100% ‘built for mobile’ life insurance, using the power of smartphones to bring effective insurance solutions to low-income consumers.
South Africa | Low-income households | B2C | Insurtech
Africa’s only collateralized mobile fintech lender & Uganda’s first digital lender, Asaak offers African entrepreneurs & farmers access to quick, mobile-based collateralized credits.
Uganda | Low-income farmers | B2C | Digital lending
Atikus is a SaaS company that helps financial institutions better identify, quantify, and mitigate their operational and credit risks.
Rwanda | Financial institutions | B2B | SaaS
PayGo Energy is a cookstove solution and distribution system that enables customers to access clean and efficient fuel at a low price.
Kenya | Low-income households | B2C | Payments
Flowigo provides SaaS services for inventory, customer review and other business management functions, to small African businesses by integrating with Africa’s top services and automating workflows.
Kenya | Solar distributors and lenders | B2B | SaaS
Hover makes USSD-based services more affordable to illiterate and innumerate segments by enabling end-users to interact with financial and informational services via graphical user interfaces.
Global | Mobile Money Provider | B2B | Payment
Leaf is a virtual bank serving the stateless and excluded population. It offers cross-border asset storage and transport via a mobile platform which enables the conversion of cash into virtual currency through blockchain technology.
Rwanda | Refugees | B2C | Payment
Smile Identity uses computer vision, machine learning, human review and local integrations to provide a complete KYC and user identification solution for mobile-first frontier markets.
Kenya | FSPs | B2B2C | Digital ID/KYC
Sokowatch enables informal retailers to order products, anytime via SMS/mobile app, and receive free same-day delivery of goods to their store. This makes it easier for shopkeepers to source goods and helps manufacturers ensure that their products are consistently available to consumers.
Kenya | SMEs | B2B | Credit
WorldCover provides crop insurance to farmers in Africa to protect against loss of yield, by using satellites to monitor rainfall and trigger payouts automatically.
Ghana | Farmers | B2B2C | Insurtech
Harvesting is building an Agriculture Intelligence Engine to bring speed, accuracy, and transparency to agri-businesses and financial service providers to deepen the financial inclusion of farmers around the world.
Global | Agricultural stakeholders | B2B | SaaS
A fisher-driven mobile app suite that offers a “hook to cook” solution to fishermen & other stakeholders in the fisheries value chain, giving them the ability to set fair selling prices via a marketplace & track a verified digital income stream to access other financial services.