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Cassava FinTech is a pan-African business using an integrated model to drive financial inclusion and digital transactions across the continent. Our core operations in Mobile Money, Social Payments Services, Digital Banking, International Remittances and Mobile Micro Insurance with presence in Zimbabwe, South Africa, Burundi, Lesotho and UK and partnerships in other African countries.

Our strategic approach focus on:

  • Mass market disruptive innovations predominantly targeted at the previously excluded.
  • Strategic partnerships with influential local, regional and international players including MNOs, remittance companies and banks.
  • Joint Ventures with MNOs to launch, operate and manage mobile financial services.
  • Effective execution approaches, which are a key success drivers.

We have over 100 years management experience in FinTech, banking, telecoms and FMCG.

Innovative Digital Solutions

MOBILE MONEY

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SOCIAL PAYMENTS

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PAYMENT SERVICES

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DIGITAL BANKING

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INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCES

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MOBILE MICRO INSURANCE

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Coverage and expansion
Our Highlights
  • Leading mobile money service globally – 2018 London Business School, 2017 GSMA GLOMO Award for Best Mobile Money Service.

  • Only listed FinTech in Africa through Cassava SmarTech Zimbabwe Ltd.

  • Remittance licenses and operations in UK and South Africa (major source markets for Africa), and built a mobile wallet centric remittance hub.

  • Insurance – Top Innovative Product in the Funeral and Life Assurance Category.

  • Digital Banking – Best New Retail Bank (Global Banking & Finance Awards), London, 2017.

  • Pan-African Payment Gateway – Full PCI-DSS certification; 200+ million mobile money wallets and 100 million bank accounts connected across Africa.

We believe in

Power of insights from our customers’ everyday lives and this is what drives our innovative spirit.

Digital financial solutions that offer more access, more flexibility and more power to our customers and strategic partners.

Vision

Provide digital solutions to all the people of Africa.

Mission

Use innovative and inclusive digital solutions to drive socio-economic development and improve the overall quality of life for all Africans.

Values

We areExperimental Disruptive Perceptual!