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Africa's Talking

Africa's Talking
2010 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
101-200 EMPLOYEES
Later Stage VC LATEST DEAL TYPE
$8.6M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
4 INVESTORS
Description

Developer of mobile communication API platform intended to build mobile technology systems that are scalable, robust, reliable and cloud-based. The company's platform provides unified integrations for payments, SMS, voice and airtime applications, enabling enterprises to simplify mobile communication networks' process and technologies.

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Communication Software
Other Industries
Other Communications and Networking
Primary Office
  • Galana Plaza, 7th Floor
  • Galana Road, off Argwings Kodhek
  • Nairobi
  • Kenya

+254 020 0000000
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Africa's Talking Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Later Stage VC 26-Apr-2018 $8.6M 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Later Stage VC 07-Sep-2017 000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 27-Apr-2012 $20K $20K Completed Startup
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Africa's Talking Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Konexial Corporation Johnson City, TN
00000 00000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Somerville, NJ 000000&0
00000 000000000 Private Equity-Backed West Palm Beach, FL 000000000000
000000 000000 Venture Capital-Backed Chicago, IL 00 00.000 0000000000 00.000
000000 Venture Capital-Backed Maynard, MA 000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
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Africa's Talking Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 11-Feb-2015 0000 00000 00000 Application Software
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Africa's Talking Investors (4)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Orange Digital Ventures Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Social Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
International Finance Corporation PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Better Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0

Africa's Talking Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Samuel Gikandi Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Anthony Thuku Chief Financial Officer
Bilha Ndirangu Chief Operating Officer
Caroline Wavinya Customer Service Officer
Pauline Ndegwa Customer Service Ofiicer

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