Obopay offers partner branded mobile money technology and services that transform any mobile phone into a convenient and easy way to send and receive money, get paid or pay small businesses, top-up accounts, disbursements, collections, buy via mobile and pay bills. Obopay’s mobile money services address the needs of consumers and businesses around the world by providing a service that delivers value, empowers lives, and improves opportunity for merchants. Obopay believes the power is in the network and has established partnerships that include Essar, Union Bank of India, and Societe Generale. The company’s offering enables partner branded mobile money services that can be implemented quickly at low deployment cost. Obopay has corporate headquarters in Bangalore, India.Obopay lets consumers and businesses purchase, pay, and transfer money through any mobile phone using Obopay's mobile application, text message, mobile Web, or Obopay.com. Obopay works on any mobile phone and any carrier in the U.S. Obopay's prepaid MasterCard works with any merchant that accepts MasterCard debit cards. Obopay has partnerships with Citi, Fidelity Information Services, MasterCard MoneySend, Bancorp, Verizon Wireless, AT&T and RIM. Obopay has a wholly owned subsidiary in India whose service launched in March, 2008. Obopay India has announced partnerships with YES Bank, Aircel, BPL and Tata Indicom.
Bengaluru, IN
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Key People at Obopay

Penina Mezei

Penina Mezei

Chris Martin

Chris Martin

VP & Treasurer
Charles Groom

Charles Groom

Managing Team of Engineers
Deepak Chandnani

Deepak Chandnani


Obopay Locations

Bengaluru, IN

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$145 M

Latest funding size

$8.76 M

Time since last funding

about 5 years


Redpoint Ventures, Richmond Global, Citigroup, Qualcomm, AllianceBernstein, ONSET Ventures, Nokia, Essar Communications Holdings, Promethean, Societe Generale

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