Yoco Overview

  • Founded
  • 2012

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 500

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC

  • (Rumor/Speculation)
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $150M

  • Investors
  • 28

Yoco General Information


Developer of point-of-sale tools and systems designed to offer card machines. The company's systems feature a business intelligence portal that gives real-time insights into transactions and products sold, enabling business merchants to securely accept card payments.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Electronics (B2C)
Other Industries
Financial Software
Business/Productivity Software
Primary Office
  • Postnet Suite 303
  • Private Bag X3, Roggebaai
  • Cape Town, Western Cape 8012
  • South Africa
+27 087 000 0000

Yoco Timeline

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Yoco Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
8. Later Stage VC 08-Mar-2022 $150M Rumor/Speculation Generating Revenue
7. Later Stage VC (Series C) 27-Jul-2021 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series B) 01-Jan-2020 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC 15-Oct-2019 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC 06-Sep-2018 0000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series A) 09-May-2017 00.000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 01-Feb-2014 $1.6M $1.6M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Accelerator/Incubator Completed Startup
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Yoco Comparisons

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Yoco Competitors (9)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
iKhoka Formerly VC-backed Durban, South Africa 000 00000000000
000000000 Private Equity-Backed Alpharetta, GA 000 00.000 000000000000
0000000 0000 Formerly PE-Backed Chicago, IL 00 000 000000000000 000
000000 Corporation Gibraltar, Gibraltar 000
00000000 0000000 0 Corporate Backed or Acquired Rondebosch, South Africa 000000000000
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Yoco Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Katlego Maphai Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Bradley Wattrus Co-Founder, Chief Financial Officer and Finance Director
Lungisa Matshoba Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer and Director of Product and Technology
Carl Wazen Co-Founder, Chief Business Officer and Director of Commerce
Yusuf Shaikh Strategy Executive
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Yoco Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
Allard Luchsinger Velocity Capital Fintech Ventures Board Member 000 0000
Cyril Collon Partech Board Member 000 0000
Juan Fuentes Yoco Chairman 000 0000
Monica Engel Quona Capital Board Member 000 0000
Pule Taukobong CRE Venture Capital Board Observer 000 0000
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Yoco Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Yoco Investors (28)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Breyer Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Dragoneer Investment Group Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Globivest Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
To Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
4DX Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Yoco Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 00000000 14-Mar-2022 0000000000 Financial Software 0000000 0
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Yoco Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
0000 00000000 Financial Software Cape Town, South Africa 0000
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