Chipper Cash spreads wings to Rwanda
African fintech Chipper Cash, has spread its geographical footprint further, following the launch of operations in Rwanda June22. The debut into Rwanda was announced on the sidelines of the inaugural Inclusive Fintech Forum, at the Kigali Convention Centre.
The company says following the launch in Rwanda, it plans to introduce the virtual Chipper Card, which allows users to shop, stream and subscribe online, and Chipper for Business, a product specifically designed for SMEs.
Said Jovani Ntabgoba, Chipper Cash Country Director in Rwanda: ” We are delighted to launch Chipper Cash in Rwanda, an innovative and forward-thinking market that embraces technology. Rwanda is at the heart of Africa and is known as one of the most important financial hubs in the continent, making it an ideal market for Chipper’s latest expansion. With our customer-centric approach, we aim to empower individuals, entrepreneurs and businesses by providing seamless access to the financial ecosystem.”
Ham Serunjogi, Co-Founder and CEO at Chipper Cash, commented said Chipper Cash was committed to “unlocking global opportunities to connect Africa – and launching in Rwanda is an important step towards delivering on our vision. As one of the largest consumer fintech companies in Africa, Chipper is excited to participate and invest in Rwanda’s vibrant marketplace while democratizing access to our world-class products and services.”