Africa Unicorn Tracker

10 Unicorns With Funding, Valuation, Investors & More

10

Unicorns Tracked

3+

Data Points Tracked

$15 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
FlutterwaveNigeriaFintech20162020225 Mn1 BnCRE Venture Capital, Greycroft, Salesforce Ventures, Tiger Management, San Fransisco
chipper-cashCritical Ideas IncNigeriaFintech20182021152 Mn1.5 BnSVB CapitalSan Fransisco
opayOpay Digital Services Limited NigeriaFintech20182021570 Mn2 Bn Sequoia Capital, Source Code Capital, Softbank Ventures AsiaNigeria
GO1GO1South AfricaEdutech20152021320 Mn1 BnSoftBank’s Vision Fund 2, Salesforce Ventures, Microsoft’s M12Brisbane
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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