BitPesa is a payment platform that offers individuals and businesses an easy way to make payments to and from sub-Saharan Africa.

BitPesa accepts digital currency and provides its users with fiat currencies in return. We currently accept Bitcoin and delivered fiat currency directly to mobile phones in Kenya, Nigeria, Uganda, and Tanzania. We also sell Bitcoin in Kenya, Nigeria, and Uganda.

BitPesa was launched on November 1, 2013 in Nairobi, Kenya, and also has offices in London and Lagos.

Type
Private
HQ
Nairobi, KE
Founded
2013
Employees
24 (est)
BitPesa was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Nairobi, KE

BitPesa Locations

Nairobi, KE
Lagos, NG

BitPesa Metrics

BitPesa Summary

Founding Date

2013

Total Funding

$1.1 M

Latest funding size

$1.1 M

Time since last funding

almost 2 years

Investors

BitPesa's latest funding round of $1.1 M was in February 2015. In total, BitPesa has raised $1.1 M.
53% of current employees of BitPesa are female and 47% are male.

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BitPesa Company Life

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