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Interswitch to revive its Africa venture fund, CEO confirms

6 days ago   |   By Tech Crunch

Pan-African fintech company Interswitch plans to fire up its corporate venture arm again-according to CEO Mitchell Elegbe -who spoke at TechCrunch Disrupt on Wednesday.
The Nigerian founder didn't offer much new on the Lagos-based firm's expected IPO, but he did reveal Interswitch will revive investments in African startups.
Founded by Elegbe in 2002, Interswitch pioneered the infrastructure to digitize Nigeria's then predominantly cash-based economy. The company now provides much of the rails for Nigeria's online banking system that serves Africa's largest economy and population of 200...
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