Ripples: Wisdom Ndebe on How Design Impacts Our Experiences


Design touches every part of our lives every day – the products we buy, the interfaces we interact with, and the spaces we work and live in. And it’s interesting to think about the impact designers make when they do – the power they have to influence our lives, shape the way we live, and the products we use. When you pick up a tool, or a product, or enter a space, do you stop to...

Some Exciting News: We Are Now Backed by QED


We have just completed a financing round and brought on board one of the world’s premier fintech operators, QED Investors. Businesses over the world struggle with access to solutions efficient enough to help them grow, and simple enough for them to use. This is true in most countries globally, including Nigeria. How we’ve started solving it TeamApt operates Nigeria’s largest business payments and...

TeamApt Announces Successful Series B Funding Round


2nd July, 2021. Lagos, Nigeria.  Nigerian Fintech startup, TeamApt, which provides financial services for the underserved mass market in Africa has announced the completion of its series B funding round. Led by Novastar Ventures with participation from FMO, Global Ventures, CDC, Oui Capital, Kepple Africa Ventures, Soma Capital, Endeavor Catalyst and a syndicate of local angel investors including...

How a Team of ex-Interswitch engineers bootstrap their startup to profitability within 2 years


No business or institution, anywhere in the world, can boast of having it all figured out at the start, not even the “almighty” banks. Over time, banks have continually iterated their operations to see what works. From accepting deposits to lending, merchant invoicing and client satisfaction, they are yet to attain the perfect model around their operations. In Nigeria for instance, service...

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