Chipper Cash: American network, African success

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This article is part of the dossier: Top 50 tech champions

By Kévin Poireault
Posted on Friday, 29 April 2022 16:17, updated on Tuesday, 8 November 2022 15:27

Having raised $250m and earned itself unicorn status, the fintech firm, which owes its success in part to its founders' close proximity to Silicon Valley, had a wild 2021.

This is part 5 of an 11-part series.

Ranked as one of the startups to watch in 2021 by media like Techgist Africa, African Vibes and the influencer Alex Mitchell, Chipper Cash has delivered. As the business world slowly recovers from a two-year pandemic, the international money-transfer startup, founded in 2018 by Uganda’s Ham Serunjogi and Ghana’s Maijid Moujaled, has been steadily making headlines.

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