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Flutterwave is a technology company focused on driving growth for banks and businesses across Africa through digital payments. It provides technology, infrastructure, and services to enable global merchants, payment service providers, and Pan African banks accept and process payments on any channel (Web, Mobile, ATM & POS).

TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websiteflutterwave.com
Employee Ratings4.3
Overall CultureA+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)416(+4%)
Job Openings12
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Flutterwave

Olugbenga GB Agboola

Olugbenga GB Agboola

Founder & CEO
Bode Abifarin

Bode Abifarin

Chief Operating Officer
Ifeoluwa Orioke

Ifeoluwa Orioke

Chief Commercial Officer
Mo Bammeke

Mo Bammeke

Chief Compliance Officer
Rick Rosenthal

Rick Rosenthal

SVP, Global Head of Finance
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Flutterwave Office Locations

Flutterwave has offices in San Francisco and Lagos
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
1323 Columbus Ave, San Francisco
Lagos, NG
8 The Providence St, Eti-Osa
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Flutterwave Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2016

Flutterwave total Funding

$225.2 m

Flutterwave latest funding size

$170 m

Time since last funding

7 months ago

Flutterwave investors

Flutterwave's latest funding round in March 2021 was reported to be $170 m. In total, Flutterwave has raised $225.2 m. Flutterwave's latest valuation is reported to be $1 b.
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Flutterwave Revenue

Market valuation

1.0b
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Flutterwave Operating Metrics

Flutterwave's Transaction Volume was reported to be $9b in Mar, 2021. Flutterwave's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 290 k in Mar, 2021.
Y, 2019Mar, 2021

Enterprise Customers

290 k

Transaction Volume

$5.4 b$9 b

Transactions Processed

107 m140 m
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Flutterwave Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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Flutterwave Online and Social Media Presence

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Flutterwave Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    94/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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Flutterwave News and Updates

Indian Tech Giant Partners with Flutterwave to Provide Free Websites for African Businesses

LAGOS, Nigeria, Sept. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Indian tech solutions firm, Websites.co.in, has expanded its footprint in Africa through its partnership with Flutterwave, Africa's leading payments technology, to help small and medium-scale businesses in Africa build their websites for free....

Flutterwave and MTN Momo partner

Flutterwave, Africa’s leading payments technology company, has today announced a mobile money partnership with MTN Group, Africa’s largest telecommunications provider. This partnership will allow businesses integrating Flutterwave in Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Rwanda, Uganda and Zambia to receive paym…

Discover and Flutterwave extend payment acceptance across Africa

Discover Global Network and Flutterwave, a San Francisco and Lagos-based payments technology company, have signed an agreement that will help increase acceptance for both local and international e-commerce merchants. Flutterwave’s merchants will be accepting Discover Global Network cards from Discov…

What The Chipper, Flutterwave, OPay And Tyme Bank Mega-Rounds Mean For The African Tech Scene

2021 has been a big year so far for technology – and fintech specifically – in Africa. In February, Tyme Bank raised $109m. In March, Flutterwave raised its $170m unicorn round. Last month, OPay reportedly raised $400m at a $1.5b valuation. And most recently, Chipper Cash raised $100m.

Forter and Flutterwave partner to reduce merchant fraud in African markets

Forter, the leader in e-commerce fraud prevention, has announced a partnership with Flutterwave, Africa’s leading payments technology company.

Nigerian fintech of the unbanked Bankly raises $2M led by Vault and Flutterwave

Nigeria remains a largely cash-dominated country. There are over 100 million adult Nigerians, of which more than half have little or no access to financial services.  Today, Bankly, a Nigerian fintech startup digitizing cash for the unbanked, announced that it has closed a $2 million seed round. Fou…
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Flutterwave Blogs

CBN’s Stamp Duty Charge: A Flutterwave merchant’s guide

On September 17th, 2019, the Central Bank of Nigeria released a circular mandating a stamp duty fee of N50 on every transaction by Nigerian merchants worth N1000 or more. There’s been some confusion regarding how it works, what payment methods are covered etc. In this short guide, we’ll explain how …

The Barter Events Guide to December 2019

Let’s be honest, December 2018 was LIT. And if like us, you had a serious case of FOMO, then we’ve got you covered. We’ve been looking forward to December 2019 all year long!  December is always packed full of events, this year, it’s even crazier – there are events in Accra, Lagos, Johannesburg, I m…

Amazing Black Friday Deals that you don’t want to miss!

Shay’s Treats 30% off Shay’s Treats products Body Butter- Was N5500 Now 3850 Radiance Oil- Was N6000 Now N4200 Buy here Trissie’s Fitness This black Friday (29th of November 2019), get a 10% discount off products and services at Trissie’s Fitness Limited. All services: All Fitness accessories, T-shi…

Secure Online Payments | How is Flutterwave Safe?

You work hard for your money, and when it comes to making payments you want to be sure that you are not leaving sensitive information on any platform that can be used against you in the future.  It’s why you might be averse to using your debit or credit card to make payments. You’re right […] The po…

Identity Theft – Cases, Consequences and Possible Solutions

With the advent of online payments in recent times, transferring value across the world has never been easier. However, this comes at a price. Just as opportunities are widespread for legitimate businesses, illegal entities are also thriving via certain loopholes created by the rapid influx of enabl…

How to organize a Job Fair in 3 days: The Flutterwave Developer Job Fair edition

What happens when you need to organise a job fair? Is it even possible to organize a successful job fair in just 3 days? Well, we had to do just that and we did. Here’s how to organize a Job Fair in 3 days: 1. Have the right will to solve a need. Our journey […] The post How to organize a Job Fair i…
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Flutterwave Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Flutterwave founded?

    Flutterwave was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Flutterwave key executives?

    Flutterwave's key executives are Olugbenga GB Agboola, Bode Abifarin and Ifeoluwa Orioke.

  • How many employees does Flutterwave have?

    Flutterwave has 416 employees.

  • Who are Flutterwave competitors?

    Competitors of Flutterwave include Paystack, Taulia and Boku.

  • Where is Flutterwave headquarters?

    Flutterwave headquarters is located at 1323 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Flutterwave offices?

    Flutterwave has offices in San Francisco and Lagos.

  • How many offices does Flutterwave have?

    Flutterwave has 2 offices.