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83 Top FinTech (Financial Technology) Startups & Projects (Kenya)

This article showcases our top picks for the best Kenya based FinTech (Financial Technology) companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the FinTech (Financial Technology) industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Kenya FinTech (Financial Technology) Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Okolea International

Okolea International

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Okolea International is a fintech company that provides financial solutions for small and medium businesses.

Joly Ventures

Joly Ventures

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Private investment group, early to mid stage high tech startup companies.

Joly Ventures

Finite Intelligence

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A tech startup looking to invest in the intelligence and IOT market

Joly Ventures

Airpesa

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Airpesa is a service that provides Kenyans, Tanzanians & Ugandans living abroad (Diaspora) and locally a way to send airtime instantly.

Joly Ventures

Aspira

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Aspira is a product financing platform that enables financing of customer retail purchases with the option to pay later and in installments.

Joly Ventures

BT Africa

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BT Africa provides customer-centric digital solutions for digital transformation and FinTech enablement initiatives.

Joly Ventures

FeePlan

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An innovative fintech solution to bridge school fees instalments and make private school more attainable for parents in East African markets

Joly Ventures

Finserve Africa

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Finserve is a fintech company that develops consumer-focused financial technology solutions.

Joly Ventures

ImpalaPay

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ImpalaPay is a fintech company that offers mass payouts, merchant payments and mobile top-up services.

Joly Ventures

Spin Mobile

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PaaS for next generation financial services targeted at mobile money dominant markets

Joly Ventures

Moripesh

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Integrated Mobile Technologies, Centralized Digital Currencies Fair Trade, Asset Management, Internet Distribution. Africa Centered

Joly Ventures

Loniwa Sacco

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Loniwa Sacco is a digital savings & credit company. We offer both short & long term loans to individuals and SMEs in Kenya

Joly Ventures

ImpalaCoin

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Digital Currency Kenya

Joly Ventures

Afya Plan

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Afya Plan is a health wallet for members in savings groups to save affordably , pool resources and be able to afford healthcare.

Joly Ventures

Jackfruit Finance

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Jackfruit Finance is FinTech for education, increasing access to low-cost African private schools.

Joly Ventures

Boya

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Boya enables the user to create a virtual card that can be loaded with e-cash and helps to manage the expenses on a single dashboard.

Joly Ventures

Zege Technologies

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A software development firm that focuses on building financial solutions for daily living with mobile, web and money interaction.

Joly Ventures

Kanjwa

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Kanjwa is an online platform that talks about finance and money in Kenya.

Joly Ventures

Sevisure Africa

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Sevisure Africa is an insurtech company that offers on-demand digital and mobile-based health insurance.

Joly Ventures

Regalia International (k) Ltd

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Mr Banks, an online platform developed for Kenya, enables users to upload their banking needs and get related offers directly from banks.

Joly Ventures

Quoxient Ltd

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Quoxient is a fintech company in Kenya. It delivers technology solutions to support SMEs in Financial Services.

Joly Ventures

Savekubwa

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Savekubwa is a web aggregator that gets users insurance policy options and comparisons for effective pricing.

Joly Ventures

Mobile Financial Solutions

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Mobile Financial Solutions is a fintech company that engages in payment solution and financial services.

Joly Ventures

Lipa Card

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Enabling Financial services to teenagers and high school students.

Joly Ventures

PesaBot

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We help companies enhance their customer support through instant messaging powered by AI and make it easy for them to collect payments.

Joly Ventures

SILQU

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Africa’s most advanced PropTech platform in real estate

Joly Ventures

PesaGuide

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Finance, Fintech, Platform

Joly Ventures

Jamii Bora Bank

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Jamii Bora Bank is dedicated to entrepreneurship and savings, with a focus on innovation and relationship banking.

Joly Ventures

Sokohela

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Short term working capital, fresh food produce and financial literacy provider for MSEs in the urban agricultural value chain.

Joly Ventures

Paysap

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M-Pesa Payments Automation, Financial Systems

Joly Ventures

myNGOVO

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myNGOVO is a fintech platform in Kenya that allows employers to give salary advances as a benefit to their employees.

Joly Ventures

Chase Iman

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Chase Iman is a combination of traditional Islamic values with a technology and innovation to provide Islamic finance and banking products.

Joly Ventures

Ryanada Limited

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Big Data Company on Mission to Empower People via Technology. Ryanada leverages on Cloud Computing, IoT and AI Technologies to empower SMEs.

Joly Ventures

Zoa Tech Limited

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Fintech company in the business of developing technology based solutions that impact how customers interact with money.

Joly Ventures

Valuraha

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The Valuraha Trader is a virtual trading platform that simulates the Nairobi Securities Exchange & the larger financial ecosystem.

Joly Ventures

ChamaPesa

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ChamaPesa help chamas to get a better return on their investments by providing information and access to investment options.

Joly Ventures

OCharge

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Airtime recharge & mobile payments app with benefits.

Joly Ventures

Vikali

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A freemium digital ledger built for the small businesses of Africa to manage their daily transactions.

Joly Ventures

Amica Savings & Credit Cooperative Society

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Amica seeks to revolutionize access to finance via credit and related payment systems for agro-processing, retail, and FMCG.

Joly Ventures

Professional Digital Systems Limited

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Our core business is to provide solutions in I.C.T. & Fintech (hardware and software), installations, maintenance and services.

Joly Ventures

Afri Kash

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FinTech, SaaS,

Joly Ventures

Jumuisha

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Jumuisha is a fintech startup that helps churches and non-profit organisations receive donations.

Joly Ventures

Zipwallet

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payment service provider

Joly Ventures

Gladys

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Virtual wallet infrastructure for financial services in Africa

Joly Ventures

Paytree

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Paytree is a full stack payments platform that enables businesses to accept mobile, bank and card payments in-app or on their websites.

Joly Ventures

FarmDrive

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FarmDrive applies data science to build software and credit models that increases access to meaningful financial services.

Joly Ventures

Alliance Premium Services Limited

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Fintech Company

Joly Ventures

Umati Capital

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Umati Capital is a non-bank financial institution focused on the provision of credit and related payment technologies.

Joly Ventures

Zenka

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Zenka is a fintech company that offers a non-banking mobile loan platform that provides financial services to its users.

Joly Ventures

Chamasoft

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Microsavings and microinvestments record management system

Joly Ventures

Abacus

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Abacus helps investors make and execute decisions in African capital markets.

Joly Ventures

Zanifu

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Zanifu provides working capital for MSME’s in Africa

Joly Ventures

SUPERFLUID LABS

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Superfluid Labs delivers Africa’s Consumer Credit Risk Analytics platform using AI technologies and alternative data sets

Joly Ventures

Naivera Holdings Lts

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Fintech Company Offering Digital Lending Solutions to Mfis, Saccos and Individual Lendees, to unlock capital and create wealth.

Joly Ventures

Tanda

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Tanda is a fintech startup working to revolutionize access to essential digital financial services for micro-retilers across Africa.

Joly Ventures

Eastpesa

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Eastpesa is an online company that offers Instant Cross border payments in Africa.

Joly Ventures

Orion Fintech Africa – Orion ImageCapital Communication Ltd

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Orion ImageCapital Communication (Orion Fintech Africa)provides diverse financial solutions powered through technology across Africa.

Joly Ventures

Afrigroups

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A single platform for Founders, Co-founders, Investors, Entrepreneurs, Tech Developers coming together to develop businesses

Joly Ventures

BlockchainCybertech Limited

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Develops smart blockchain solutions for Supply chain and Financial services

Joly Ventures

Mobile Decisioning

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Mobile Decisioning is a technology company providing mobile value added services to mobile network operators in emerging nations.

Joly Ventures

Finplus Group

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A new credit & commerce infrastructure to turn supply chains into demand chains and unlock financing for 10 Million+ SMEs.

Joly Ventures

Ubawa Technologies

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Payment Processing Platform

Joly Ventures

Cherehani Africa

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Cherehani leverages technology to provide credit bundled with market information and financial education to women micro-entrepreneurs.

Joly Ventures

Kiba

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Kiba is the fastest way for Fintechs to connect to banks across Africa and quickly build smart, personalized financial services.

Joly Ventures

Tulix

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Tulix is a mobile app that provides a simple and convenient way to allocate funds or make payments for all needs.

Joly Ventures

The Kueq Limited

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Africa’s; Virtual Bank, Neo Bank, Digital Bank, Mobile Bank, Challenger Bank.

Joly Ventures

Pezesha

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Pezesha is Africa-focused digital financial marketplace.

Joly Ventures

Saada

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Saada helps businesses automate sales and process payments via messaging platforms and USSD.

Joly Ventures

Shield

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Easing short term, urgent cash flow needs.

Joly Ventures

Fingo Africa

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Fingo Africa provides a digital banking platform.

Joly Ventures

PesaKit

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PesaKit is an Artificial Intelligence (AI) powered virtual assistant for mobile money agents.

Joly Ventures

Alternative Circle

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It has the stamina to succeed in this competitive market, and we look forward to winning new markets with them

Joly Ventures

WayaWaya

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WayaWaya is a one Account combining your bank, mobile wallet, savings & payments services through Apps, Social platforms and APIs.

Joly Ventures

Turaco

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Turaco develops simplified insurance and credit solutions through mobile technology to solve the healthcare financing needs.

Joly Ventures

Digiduka

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Digiduka provides digital financial services and social commerce solutions to informal retailers in Africa

Joly Ventures

Kopo Kopo

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Kopo Kopo is a US-based company that offers solutions to help businesses grow and prosper through payments.

Joly Ventures

ImaliPay

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ImaliPay is a financial health platform offering financial products to freelancers and blue collar gig workers.

Joly Ventures

Alvin

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Alvin is a personal finance app thats helps people balance their daily spending with their savings goals.

Joly Ventures

RePay Africa

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RePay Africa API’s driven platform serves as electronic alternative to Cash, Cheques & Banks for the un-banked Sub-Saharan Africa.

Joly Ventures

Kotani Pay

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Kotani Pay is a technology stack that enables blockchain protocols, dApps, and blockchain FinTech companies.

Joly Ventures

DPO Group

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An online payments processing company

Joly Ventures

Lendable

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Lendable provides debt financing to fintechs in emerging and frontier markets.

Joly Ventures

Paylend

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Paylend is a FinTech startup focused on providing access to finance and digitizing MSMEs in Kenya.

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