Startups

In this interview, entrepreneur Mike Quinn provides an inside look at the challenges of building and scaling his fintech startup Zoona in Africa. He reflects on persevering through funding struggles, economic headwinds, and the emotional rollercoaster of startup life. After 10 intense years growing the business across Africa, Mike stepped...
Top takeaways from my conversation with Juan Camilo, co-founder of Figuro – the InsurTech disrupting LATAM’s insurance industry: Platform: Simplifies insurance buying, streamlines processes, improves transparency Approach: Leverages tech to digitize outdated processes, uses data insights, aims to equalize insurance access
MosMos is a platform that offers a safe and flexible way for customers in Africa to save for high-cost items, such as home appliances, electronics, and construction materials. The platform allows customers to save flexibly towards a future purchase, with no rigid payment schedules, making it an ideal solution for...
Castor App
Castor is a decentralized benefits platform that provides support for informal workers across Latin America who lack access to automated savings, direct deposits, insurance, or liquidity tools. With features such as automated savings and a short-term, no-interest credit line, Castor helps workers generate more financial stability and avoid high-interest loans....
Mike Quinn, the co-founder and CEO of Boost, shares the story of how the company is revolutionizing convenience retail in Africa. Through its Platform-as-a-Service, Boost is enabling over 100 million convenience retailers in the informal economy to restock easily, access working capital and digitize their businesses. By focusing on the...
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(Former – Not Less But Better) An app that helps phone overusers regain control of their screen use. (New brand) Wellspent is an app that helps people use their phones more efficiently and avoid wasting time. It is designed to address the common problem of getting lost in social media...
Designate your goals and use ConectoHub AI assistant and create KRs based on your company goals and cascade them into teams. Define your projects and daily tasks for achieving your goals. Link your objectives with business outputs from ConectoHub or other platforms. See the progress automatically. Manage your to do...
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Ready mobile app for hotels to manage their all process. The Smartest Way to Engage Your Guests with Your Hotel. WeBee is a 360-degree guest-facing solution that allows hoteliers to provide guests outstanding experiences, hence increase their revenue.
El Dorado is the peer-to-peer crypto market of Latin America. Offering payments, remittances, savings accounts and on / off ramp exchanges as its core services, powered by open blockchains and a human-centered interface.
UnoMoi” is a duplicated version of the “Renttherunway” website which is a provider of an online platform for renting designer apparel and accessories with a monthly subscription service, intended to revolutionize retail. Pionering the “closet in the cloud” in Turkey and believing that women will soon have a subscription to...
The NeuralSpace platform is a SaaS solution to build NLP capabilities into your product such as chat or voice assistants, translations, transliterations of summarizations in languages spoken across India, the Middle East and Africa. You do not need any data science knowledge to work with it, it has a modular...
All-in-one customer-driven product management software Product teams use 5.7 tools on average. Companies either pay those tools separately or don’t involve all teams. Either way, using multiple tools costs time and money. Producter helps teams to collect feedback, manage tasks, track roadmap, and share updates
An autopilot for millennial investors seeking financial freedom. The financial literacy for the millennials is large but underserved part. We are changing that, since the number of freelancers continues to grow in Pakistan and it is now ranked as the fourth largest economy providing freelancers globally. This workforce also requires...
Defter Notes is an iPad app for deft handwritten notetaking and organizing. We solve the problem for commanding a creative chaos by providing multiple free floating pages in nested spaces which other apps don’t provide. With Defter Notes, users can store and examine relevant files/links/emails/photos right in their note taking...
Recruitment tools such as CVs, cover letters and tests have been around since ages. However, only 2% of applicants are interviewed and nobody gets feedback. VireUp’s solution is to interview ALL applicants, analyze what they say and compare with job requirements in an unbiased and standardized way.
Delivers.ai is designed to autonomously deliver food and grocery from shops to your doorstep, combining state of the art next-gen navigation technology with appealing design. During Covid-19 Lockdowns globally, we realised that lives of delivery employees are endangered while the hygiene of online food & grocery and other orders are not...
Kingii is a wrist band containing an inflation bag, flotation device – lightweight and can be worn in and around water.
Mehmet Akcin is the Principal Consultant of Kapany Networks, Founder of Infrapedia, and Co-founder of EdgeUno.
Mehmet İnan is the Founder of Publitory.
Mustafa Acet is the co-founder and CEO of My İndirdik.com, an e-commerce site offering products such as electronics, health and sports goods, home and office products, auto accessories, and TV products. Acet was previously the owner of Circus Interactive and partner of My Bendeistiyorum.co. He completed his higher education at...
Orkhan Rzayev is the Founder of ManADS App.
Osman Özkoç is the Founder of the Feedola.

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