TechMoran - Nigeria’s Klasha & SA’s Akiba Digital to Receive $200,000 from Expert DOJO International Accelerator program
Nigeria’s Klasha and South Africa’s Akiba Digital will join 11 other startups from across the globe in the international early-stage startup accelerator which has invested in over 100 startups with 41% of them female-founded/led companies.
“We are excited to welcome this year’s first cohort to our 3-month extensive accelerator program,” said Brian Mac Mahon, Founder and CEO of Expert DOJO. “The foundation of every great unicorn is explosive growth. We believe that all of our founders demonstrate this ability to scale and that our program will help them get there quicker.”
Klasha and Akiba Digital will join Expert Dojo’s Spring 2021 cohort for their International Accelerator program. Klasha is an online universal checkout that allows international retailers to accept online payments in African currencies and is expected to reach $4.5M in MRR by the end of 2021 while Akiba Digital is a financial data aggregation company that houses an agnostic data consolidation and enrichment engine that clusters, visualizes and predicts consumer behaviour. Akiba Digital established partnerships with IBM and TransUnion as well as a commercial contract with BNP Paribas.
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