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South Africa’s Car Subscription Startup, Planet42, Raises $10 Million In Debt Round

buy Pregabalin mastercard Planet42 is a South African startup that buys cars and let’s its users access them on a subscription basis. It mostly targets people who would otherwise not access car loans from banks due to a variety of factors including credit scores. Read also: Southern African Women Investor Enygma Ventures Is Back With New $7.9m Fund The startup has scoring algorithms that determine the risk factor of each customer. It then buys the car from their partner dealerships and gives it to the qualifying customer for a subscription. The cars come with tracking systems, comprehensive and mechanical insurance. Planet42 has already partnered with over 300 dealerships in South...

Daily Digest Monday, 7 December 2020

Funding In Southern Africa South Africa’s Car Subscription Startup, Planet42, Raises $10 Million In Debt Round The startup has scoring algorithms that determine the risk factor of each customer. It then buys the car from their partner dealerships and gives it to the qualifying customer for a subscription. Read more Funding In Eastern Africa Kenyan Off-grid Startup SunCulture Raises $14m To Flood Africa With Solar Water Pumps Created by Samir Ibrahim and Charlie Nichols, the start-up provides solar irrigation systems that would allow farmers on the continent to earn five to ten times more income. Read more Latest News Coliba, Ivorian Waste Management Startup Ramps Up New Funding The startup had earlier raised...

GFA Weekly Round Up November 30- December 4

The top stories discussed where: PR Software Startup Plaqad Raises US$1.5m In Seed Fund, Launches Marketing PlatformSouthern African Women Investor Enygma Ventures Is Back With New $7.9m FundFintech Startup CredPal Secures US$1.5m In Funding Round For Credit Cards Adoption And UsabilityFund Worth R1-Million Opens For Local Fintech StartupsAsian VC, Sherpa Ventures, Comes For African Startups With A New $1m Debut FundSouth African Tech Startup Raises R2.2-Million ...

GetFundedAfrica Mentorship Program

Introduction Would you like to be an impact mentor? The African continent is going through a revolution driven by its startups. Your experience could help develop the next Facebook, Google or Netflix. You can be part of this story by volunteering your time to mentor an African startup. Kindly see link below to volunteer and you will be invited to GetFundedAfrica's next mentorship session, it's an interesting experience as you get to share your expertise while learning firsthand about arguably the last business frontier. Mentors. They've been there, done that and have seen it all. Yet, a woeful number of entrepreneurs start their careers without one. In an age where...

Daily Digest Friday, 4 December 2020

Funding In Western Africa PR Software Startup Plaqad Raises US$1.5m In Seed Fund, Launches Marketing Platform Plaqad is scheduled to release its automated communications platform, built to help brands, agencies and individuals run end-to-end social and web campaigns. Read more Funding In Emerging Markets Southern African Women Investor Enygma Ventures Is Back With New $7.9m Fund In its latest move, the Southern African female-founder-focused VC has announced a new $7.9 million fund for startups run by female founders in Southern Africa. Read more CcHUB Syndicate Launches To Help Investment Groups, Firms & HNIs To Co-Invest For As Little As $5K The Syndicate by CcHUB aims to accelerate the growth of early-stage ventures...

PR Software Startup Plaqad Raises US$1.5m In Seed Fund, Launches Marketing Platform

NIGERIA – Plaqad, a marketing and public relations software start-up, has raised US$1.5 million in seed funding led by its parent company, BlackHouse Media (BHM) and launched a marketing platform that lets brands advance an affordable, data-driven campaign from start to finish. BHM is an international media and public relations company whose CEO is the founder of both companies. Plaqad is scheduled to release its automated communications platform, built to help brands, agencies and individuals run end-to-end social and web campaigns. Read also: Fund Worth R1-Million Opens For Local Fintech Startups According to the company, it is the first solution to offer a one-stop shop for all things needed to...

CcHUB Syndicate Launches To Help Investment Groups, Firms & HNIs To Co-Invest For As Little As $5K

Co-creation Hub (CcHUB) has launched the CcHUB Syndicate,  an investment vehicle to empower investment groups or firms, High Net Worth Individuals (HNI) to co-invest (for as little as $5000) in startups across Sub-Saharan Africa along with CcHUB. The Syndicate by CcHUB aims to accelerate the growth of early-stage ventures delivering value accretive services and products to the African market at scale; with the goal to increase the number of disruptive and innovative companies with the capacity to create impact at scale for the continent by garnering support through our network of investors and partners. Speaking on the launch of the investment program, Bosun Tijani, CEO CcHUB and iHUB,...

Facebook Acquires Kustomer, A Customer Service Startup, For $1 Billion

Facebook has acquired Kustomer, a customer service CRM platform. The startup was founded by CEO Brad Birnbaum and Jeremy Suriel, the two had a previous startup that was acquired by Salesforce. Kustomer provides customer service agents with data from various channels to give a more unified picture of customers. Read also: 20 African Startups Share $350k At Africarena 2020 Kustomer has raised $174 million in private funding and had a valuation of $710 million. Although not officially disclosed by the social media giant, there are reports from inside sources that the acquisition was at $1 billion. “Omni-channel” is the term Kustomer uses to describe itself since it brings...

Southern African Women Investor Enygma Ventures Is Back With New $7.9m Fund

Enygma Ventures has got the back of female founders in Southern Africa. In its latest move, the Southern African female-founder-focused VC has announced a new $7.9 million fund for startups run by female founders in Southern Africa.  “Never has there been a better time to step up and take your business to the next level. Accessing funding is your opportunity to seize the moment, accelerate your growth, and help build a better world for all,” says Sarah Dusek, Managing Partner and CEO of Enygma Ventures.  Read also: Four Qualities VCs Will Look For In Entrepreneurs In 2021 Here Is All You Need To Know Through the new in partnership with Startup...

Daily Digest Thursday 3, December 2020

Funding In Africa Private Equity Manager AIIM Completes Its Capital Increase Of US$80m For Its AIIF3 Fund The capital increase takes the total commitments for AIIF3 to US$400m and represents one of the largest capital raises closed for an African fund since the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more Funding In Western Africa Fintech Startup CredPal Secures US$1.5m In Funding Round For Credit Cards Adoption And Usability With this new investment round, Olaogun says CredPal has the firepower it needs to accomplish its mission. In Nigeria, using credit cards is not widely popular and with what CredPal has done so far, there’s enough market to be tapped. Read more Latest...

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