Africa Unicorn Tracker

10 Unicorns With Funding, Valuation, Investors & More

10

Unicorns Tracked

3+

Data Points Tracked

$17 Bn+

Combined Valuation

$3Bn+

Total Funding

LOGO PRIMARY MARKETINDUSTRYFOUNDING YEARBECAME UNICORN INTOTAL FUNDING VALUATION (USD)INVESTORSHEADQUARTERS
JUMIAJumia GroupNigeriaE-Commerce201220161.2 Bn1.83 BnRocket Internet, Orange, Goldman Sachs,Berlin
Interswitch GroupNigeriaFintech20022019210.5 Mn1 BnVisaNigeria
FAWRYFawry Banking & Payment Technology ServicesEgyptFintech20082020122 Mn2 BnIFC Venture Capital, Helios Investment PartnersEgypt
FlutterwaveNigeriaFintech20162020475 Mn3 BnCRE Venture Capital, Greycroft, Salesforce Ventures, Tiger Management, San Fransisco
chipper-cashCritical Ideas IncNigeriaFintech20182021152 Mn2 BnSVB CapitalSan Fransisco
opayOpay Digital Services Limited NigeriaFintech20182021570 Mn2 Bn Sequoia Capital, Source Code Capital, Softbank Ventures AsiaNigeria
SwvlSWVLEgyptRide hailing20172021170 Mn+1.5 BnGrowth Capital, Agility, Luxor Capital, Zain GroupDubai
WaveWave Mobile MoneySenegalFintech20182021213 Mn1.7 BnSequoia Heritage, Stripe, Partech AfricaToronto
AndelaAndelaNigeriaHRTech20142021381 Mn1.5 BnSoftBank, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Spark CapitalNew York

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