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About Paystack

Paystack allows Nigerian businesses to accept online payments via credit card, debit card, money transfer, and mobile money through an online platform and mobile apps.On October 15th, 2020, Paystack was acquired by Stripe at a valuation of $200M.

Paystack Headquarter Location

126 Joel Ogunnaike Street Ikeja GRA, Ikeja




Latest Paystack News

Ventures Platform Closes USD 40 Mn Fund To Expand Portfolio

Jan 6, 2022

The Nigeria-based  Ventures Platform , one of Africa’s most active early-stage tech investors, announced the first close of a USD 40 Mn pan-African fund that will expand its portfolio and double down on winners. The first close was led by the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) and featured participation from existing investors including, UAC Nigeria , VFD Group , Gbenga Oyebode , Shola Akinlade of Paystack. Global investors like Y Combinator’s Michael Seibel and Adam Draper also participated. With a ticket size up to USD 1 Mn, Ventures Platform is now positioned to fund follow-on rounds of successful startups building market-creating innovations across pre-seed, seed, and Series A stages in sectors including fintech, e-health, enterprise SAAS, digital infrastructure, and more.

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CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Paystack in 3 CB Insights research briefs, most recently on Sep 22, 2021.

Expert Collections containing Paystack

Expert Collections are analyst-curated lists that highlight the companies you need to know in the most important technology spaces.

Paystack is included in 3 Expert Collections, including 2018 Fintech 250.


2018 Fintech 250

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1,772 items

Companies and startups in this collection enable consumers, businesses, and governments to pay each other - online and at the physical point-of-sale.



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