30Startups

Innovation is important to all companies, however to a Startup is little bit different because innovation is its lifeblood. For Startup it seek to apply innovative ideas in an intelligent way that bridges the market gap.


  


30Startups Age Analysis
Average age of startup 4 years old.
36% are over 5 years old.
64% a less than 5 years old.


30Startups Service Analysis
18% are in DeliveryTech.
11% are in FinTech.
11% are in logisticsTech.
11% are in MobilityTech.
11% are in AgriTech.
7% are in MappingTech.


30Startups Geographic Market Analysis
61% operates in single geographic market.
14% operates in 2 geographic market.
25% operates in more than 3 geographic market.



30Startups feature is our token of appreciation for Africa’s innovative minds that promises to deliver services and products based on fresh, new ideas, plus a thirst for risk and transformation.


MobilityTech

SWVL - is an Egyptian bus transportation network company based in Cairo, with operations in more than five countries. It operates buses along fixed routes and allows customers to reserve and pay for them using an app.


logisticsTech

Kobo360 is a tech-enabled digital logistics platform that aggregates end-to-end haulage operations to help cargo owners, truck owners, and drivers, and cargo recipients to achieve an efficient supply chain framework. The startup was co-founded by Ife Oyedele II and Obi Ozor in 2016.


AgriTech

Livestock Wealth introduced South Africa to Crowdfarming™ back in 2015 and since then have been refining its product offering, streamlining processes and helping investors grow their wealth the African way. The platform has helped clients to invest in tangible, growing assets at the click of a button.


DeliveryTech

The platform enables any mobile phone user to have their phone act like a mobile post office, allowing individuals to make their mobile number a formal postal address. With it, users get access to Postal Services through your mobile phone. Launched at the end of 2019, the service alerts users when mail arrives, which they can either pick up or have delivered.


DeliveryTech

Zulzi launched in 2016 South Africa, an on-demand delivery platform that allows users via its platform to get direct access to thousands of grocery items through a mobile app and aim to get your order delivered to you in less than one hour. About 99% of the startup’s orders are concluded via the mobile app, and just 1% are made on the web app.


CleaningTech

SweeppSouth Founded 2014 South African based on-demand domestic cleaning. The startup counts among its investors Naspers Foundry, Smollan, Vumela, CRE VC (previously Africa Angels Network) and musician and venture capitalist DJ Black Coffee.


MobilityTech

Gozem is a transport technology platform currently operating in about 8 Francophone West and Central Africa. It’s service allows thousands of passengers to travel safely and reliably by linking them to certified drivers, be it moto-taxis, tricycles or taxis.


logisticsTech

Trella Startups in the shipping space. Was founded in 2018 by former Uber executive Omar Hagrass. Earlier in 2019, Trella raised $600 000 in a pre-seed round led by Egyptian venture capital firm Algebra Ventures. The startup’s backers also include NextBillion Ventures and angel investors Esther Dyson and Jambu Palaniappan.


AgriTech

Twiga Foods founded 2013 is an Agritech company based in Nairobi, Kenya. It is a marketplace connecting smallholder farmers in rural areas to informal retail vendors in cities. The company source a wide variety of quality fruits and vegetable produces from Kenyan farmers and delivers to vendors in urban areas, enabling both the parties to improve their margins.


DeliveryTech

Droppa is an on demand delivery service that makes it safer and easier to move office or household goods and furniture. Once you’ve booked a Droppa delivery, you will be able to track your goods throughout the entire journey, from pick up to drop off! Our drivers go through a vigorous screening and training process where all checks are conducted and drivers are taught how to handle goods in transit.


MobilityTech

Max is a Nigeria based mobility company - it provides a last mile delivery service & ride hailing service. The startup raised closed to $7-million Series-A round which it said it will use to help it to expand across 10 West African cities, scale up.


FinTech

Pineapple is South African based insurtech start-up that lets users insure personal belongings just by snapping a picture of them with their smartphone. Premiums go into a peer-to-peer community wallet.


EnergyTech

PayGo Energy platform enables retailers to track consumption and replace cylinders before the gas ever runs out; converting a new customer into a potential customer for life. PayGo's software and hardware make buying and selling gas in emerging markets, easy. It bring you closer to your customers through connected devices; convert analog processes to digital through our fully integrated tools; and unlock rich customer insights through real-time data.


EventTech

Flock - based in South African eventing Platform that is the easiest way for Event Organisers to organise their events, and digitise the way that attendees RSVP and access all info about the event. Event Planners can create professional event websites in minutes, manage RSVP’s & send out communication, and enhance interactivity and networking at the event through the custom Mobile App.


InfraTech

GREEN WATECH - Access to safe sanitation service is a huge problem in much of the African and developing world. Chronic under-investment into sanitation infrastructure means people in many poor and vulnerable communities live with their sewage. GREEN WATECH is trying to change that by turning wastewater into irrigation water. It is a solution that could impact the lives of millions. The Solution: The patented innovation (Soil-Based-Filter) is a new low cost and efficient wastewater treatment method.


FinTech

OKO Founded in 2017 in Mali - is another innovative fintech player in the world of crop insurance. OKO partners with the most advanced weather information providers, using satellite or micro-wave technologies to obtain hyper-local data that can be used to: - define the risk with high precision, and therefore optimize the premium price. It - automate the claim validation process by analysis of the historical data.


HealthTech

54gene - It aim to build genetic data sets that make landmark discoveries a reality. An African genomics research, services and development company addressing the need to include under-represented African genomic data in research which could lead to medical breakthroughs and new healthcare solutions worldwide.


FinTech

Zande South Africa based fintech startups – it provides Logistical & Financial Support to Spaza & informal traders and their supply chain operators. One of its notable services is helping Spaza & Informal Traders to obtain lines of credit to buy stock in bulk and take advantage of better pricing from manufacturers.


DeliveryTech

Sokowatch enables informal retailers to order products at anytime via SMS or mobile app, and receive free same-day delivery to their store. This makes it easier for shopkeepers to source goods and helps manufacturers ensure that their products are consistently available to consumers.


logisticsTech

Lori Systems is East Africa logistics coordination platform that seamlessly connects Cargo Owners to Transportation. While Lori provides transport, what uniquely it provide to the market is real-time information and optimization which is used to make informed decisions (to reduce inefficiencies) and increase the utilization of trucking assets - all with the objective of lowering the costs of goods in Africa.


AgriTech

Apollo Agriculture Kenya based - bundles everything smallholder farmers needs: financing, farm inputs, advice, insurance, and market access, when possible. Solution: Satellite data and machine learning enable better credit decisions, and automated operations keep costs low and processes scalable.


DeliveryTech

Dinner Made Easy with DailyDish South African based startup– Aim to deliver fresh ingredients from farm to home. It’s not just order delivered, it delivers easy to follow and delicious recipes, and pre-portioned ingredients to your doorstep every week. Your dinner box has everything you need to cook up to 4 nutritious recipes per week.


HomeTech

Sensor Networks – South Africa based startup, focused on creating smart-home solutions that add real value for insurance providers and homeowners alike. The Sensor Desk IoT platform is a turn-key monitoring and claims-processing solution that is fully integrated with smart-geyser-, smart-security- and smart-fire technology. It’s solution reduces risk for insurance companies, but also provide end users (insurance-policy holders) with peace of mind, by making the claims process more seamless and easy to navigate should things go wrong in the home.


MappingTechTech

A SnooCODE is a private and unique alphanumeric code which allows quick and accurate address saving, sharing and navigation, even when there’s no Internet or cellular access. It provides 4 main functions: Location | Route optimisation | Verification and proof of delivery | Integration into future and emerging technologies like drones.


HealthTech

CowTribe is a Ghana-based healthTech startup supporting livestock farmers via a mobile platform that aggregates demand for livestock farming inputs and services, starting with vaccinations and veterinary services. It also uses their platform to engage livestock farmers on best practices in animal husbandry, and provides immediate SMS warnings of disease outbreaks and dangerous weather events, mitigating their potential impact.


eCommerceTech

CoinAfrique Senegal-based free mobile classifieds platform service for new and used products in Africa. CoinAfrique makes it easy to sell fast and buy easily in your neighborhood and on your phone!.


HealthTech

SenVitale offers various e-health services from a single platform where all the medical information of each registered user is stored. In the event of an accident or medical emergency, portable QR codes in the form of a card, bracelet, sticker or pendent allow health professionals immediate access to the patient’s vital information. It is a solution that speeds up patient care and facilitates first aid.


MappingTech

NIMA Codes is a simple telephone number-based addressing system for places without a formal street address.


DeliveryTech

OneCart is a multi-store, online shopping marketplace that allows you to shop from all your favourite stores and supermarkets, on one app, and get your order delivered same-day or scheduled in advance.

OneCart was founded in 2016 and officially launched to the public in January 2018.


MobilityTech

FlexClub is a car subscription platform that is unlocking access to cars for members who want the flexibility to own the car if and when it suits them. It partner with existing car owners looking to earn passive income from their vehicles, renting their cars out to flexclub so it can serve members looking for a new way to own a car.

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