JUMO World

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JUMO World is a financial services platform that offers savings, lending and insurance products to entrepreneurs in emerging markets. The company uses behavioral data from mobile usage to create financial identities for SMME’s. The platform creates a step-change in the dimensions of choice, reach, product, experience and unit economics to fit the financial needs of the mass market.
TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQCape Town, ZA
Websitejumo.world
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)259(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at JUMO World

Andrew Watkins-Ball

Andrew Watkins-Ball

Founder & Group CEO
Buhle Goslar

Buhle Goslar

Africa Region & Pakistan CEO
Suzie Squire

Suzie Squire

Chief Corporate Affairs and People Officer
Chris Halbert

Chris Halbert

Group Financial Director
Martin Vogdt

Martin Vogdt

Chief Product & Platform Officer
Paul Whelpton

Paul Whelpton

Chief Analytics Officer
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JUMO World Office Locations

JUMO World has offices in Cape Town, Accra, Nairobi, Islamabad and in 2 other locations
Cape Town, ZA (HQ)
3rd Floor, Wembley Square 1, Solan Street,
Accra, GH
8th Floor, Block A The Octagon Barnes Road
Nairobi, KE
Purshottam Place, Ground Floor, Westland Road
Islamabad, PK
13-K, Moaiz Center, Bhittai Rd, F-7 Markaz F 7 Markaz F-7
Kampala, UG
14, 18 Cooper Rd
Lusaka, ZM
DG office park, 1 Chila Rd
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JUMO World Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2014

JUMO World total Funding

$143.7 m

JUMO World latest funding size

$55 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

JUMO World investors

JUMO World's latest funding round in February 2020 was reported to be $55 m. In total, JUMO World has raised $143.7 m
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JUMO World Operating Metrics

JUMO World's Customers was reported to be 15 m in Feb, 2020.
Feb, 2020

Customers

15 m

Loans Originated to Date

$1 b

Monthly User Interactions

51 m
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JUMO World Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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JUMO World Online and Social Media Presence

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JUMO World News and Updates

SA startup Jumo gets the backing from Goldman and Sach

Yet another African startup is raking up millions from investors around the world during its round o...

SA startup Jumo gets the backing from Goldman and Sach (Konstantin Rabin)

Yet another African startup is raking up millions from investors around the world during its round o...

Africa Roundup: TLcom closes $71M fund, Jumo raises $55M, AWS partners with Safaricom

VC firm TLcom Capital closed its Tide Africa Fund at $71 million in February, and announced plans to invest in 12 startups over the next 18 months. The group — with offices in London, Lagos and Nairobi — is looking for tech-enabled, revenue-driven ventures in Africa from seed-stage to Series B, acco…

South African fintech JUMO scores $55 million to expand its product suite and launch in new markets

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Fintech Pro subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox each day, hours before they're published on Business Insider, click here. JUMO's debt and equity round included participation from both new and existi…

South Africa's Jumo scores $55 million in debt and equity investment

JUMO, a technology company building next-generation financial services for emerging market entrepren...

South African fintech startup Jumo raises second $50M+ VC round

South African fintech startup Jumo closed a $55 million round from a diverse group of investors, the company confirmed. Founded in 2015 and based in Cape Town, the venture offers a full tech stack for partners to build savings, lending, and insurance products for customers in emerging markets. This …
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JUMO World Blogs

JUMO secures US$55 million from new and existing investors

JUMO, a technology company building next-generation financial services for emerging market entrepreneurs, today announced the successful raise of US$55 million in debt and equity funding. This will support JUMO’s expansion into new markets and the launch of new products. The post JUMO secures US$55 …

JUMO reaches 15 million customers across Africa and Asia

JUMO, a technology company building next-generation financial services for emerging market entrepreneurs, is celebrating connecting over 15 million people to credit and savings in their six markets in Africa and Asia today. The post JUMO reaches 15 million customers across Africa and Asia appeared f…

JUMO recognised by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) for innovation in small business lending

The post JUMO recognised by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) for innovation in small business lending appeared first on JUMO.

JUMO appoints regional CEOs to drive global growth

The post JUMO appoints regional CEOs to drive global growth appeared first on JUMO.

JUMO World Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was JUMO World founded?

    JUMO World was founded in 2014.

  • Who are JUMO World key executives?

    JUMO World's key executives are Andrew Watkins-Ball, Buhle Goslar and Suzie Squire.

  • How many employees does JUMO World have?

    JUMO World has 259 employees.

  • Who are JUMO World competitors?

    Competitors of JUMO World include 1Life Insurance, BrightRock and TymeBank.

  • Where is JUMO World headquarters?

    JUMO World headquarters is located at 3rd Floor, Wembley Square 1, Solan Street, , Cape Town.

  • Where are JUMO World offices?

    JUMO World has offices in Cape Town, Accra, Nairobi, Islamabad and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does JUMO World have?

    JUMO World has 6 offices.