Tech Company Financing Transactions

Yoco Funding Round

Yoco closed a $16 million Series B financing round on 9/6/2018. Backers included Partech Partners and private investors.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

Partech Partners (Lead Investor) (Tidjane Deme)

Proceeds Purpose
Yoco will use the $16 million round on product and platform development, growing its distribution channels, and acquiring new talent.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
56 Shortmarket St.
Cape Town Western Cape, 8001
South Africa
Email Address
Yoco is an African technology company. We create opportunities for entrepreneurs to get paid and be more successful. Every day, we break down barriers and create access so that more businesses can participate in the economy and thrive. We're establishing new markets; building business tools and financial services that work for entrepreneurs.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Katlego Maphai
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VP - Bus. Development
Carl Wazen
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