Major African VC Tech Financings: 2011 – 2016

Major African VC Tech Financings: 2011 – 2016

The table below presents major VC financings in the technology sector in Africa, from 2011 to 2016, from data aggregated by CBInsights

 

Notable African VC Tech Financings
2011 – 2016 YTD (2/16/16)
Rank Company Logo Round Amount ($M) Country Quarter
1 Jumia  Jumia Series C 150 Nigeria Q4’14
2 Takealot Online  Takealot Series A 100 South Africa Q2’14
3 Africa Internet Group  Africa Internet Group Corporate Minority 83.5 Nigeria Q1’16
4 Wananchi Group Holdings  Wananchi Unattributed VC – II 57.5 Kenya Q2’11
5 Smile Telecoms Holdings  smile group Unattributed 50 Mauritius Q3’15
6 Travelstart  TravelStart Unattributed VC 40 South Africa Q1’16
7 Zando  Zando Series A 26 South Africa Q4’12
8 Konga.com  Kongacom Series B 25 Nigeria Q1’14
8 Teraco Data Environments  TeracoData Series C 23.2 South Africa Q2’11
10 BRCK  BRCK Seed 3 Kenya Q1’16
11 Kopo Kopo  KopoKopo Series A 2.1 Kenya Q4’15

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