Daba Investor: Nigerian cross-border e-commerce startup Klasha raises $2.1m
Lagos and San Francisco-based Klasha has received an additional $2.1 million to complete its $4.5 million seed round.
The startup, which provides multiple products for the cross-border commerce space in Africa, raised this new financing from a group of international investors co-led by American Express (AMEX) Ventures, the strategic investment group of American Express.
This investment is AMEX Ventures’ first in an African startup. The firm co-led the round with Global Ventures, the MENA-focused VC that has backed the likes of Tabby, Helium Health and Paymob.