Mawingu Networks

Mawingu Networks Overview

  • Founded
  • 2013
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 47
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC
  • Investors
  • 7

Mawingu Networks General Information


Provider of wireless internet connection services intended to connect Africa through affordable and reliable internet. The company uses a combination of solar power and radio technologies to provide area-specific Wi-Fi hotspots with one-time login access, enabling people in rural areas to surf the internet easily.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Internet Service Providers
Other Industries
Other Communications and Networking
Primary Office
  • Cedar Mall, 2nd Floor
  • Rumuruti Road
  • Nanyuki
  • Kenya
+254 0702 000000
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Mawingu Networks Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Later Stage VC 01-Mar-2019 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC 01-Jan-2015 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Grant 01-Jan-2013 Completed Generating Revenue

Mawingu Networks Competitors (10)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing
Proxim Corporation Sunnyvale, CA 000
000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Gurgaon, India 0
00000000000000 000 Venture Capital-Backed Houston, TX 00 000.00 00000000000 000.00
000000 Venture Capital-Backed Malvern, PA 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
0000000000 0000000 Formerly PE-Backed San Diego, CA 00 000.00 000000&0 000.00

Mawingu Networks Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Oliver August Chief Executive Officer
Malcom Brew Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Tim Hobbs Director

Mawingu Networks Investors (7)

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Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Aster Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Energy Access Ventures Africa Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Jim Forster Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Microsoft Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Vulcan Capital PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0

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