Enabling Digital Commerce

Crossfin invests in FINTECH solutions to enable growth for economies in Africa and beyond
VISION

By 2022 Crossfin Technology is targeting to be Africa’s leading independent Fintech group as measured by both the volume and value of transactions processed through our platforms, driven by the continued introduction of products, services & customers facilitating the ongoing growth of the digital commerce ecosystem.

MISSION

Building and investing in great Fintech businesses to enable growth for economies in Africa and beyond.

IN NUMBERS

Billion

Value of card payment transactions processed

last month annualised.

Million

Volume of card payment transactions last month annualised.

Billion

Value of mobile transactions through the platform last month annualised.

Million

Volume of mobile transactions last month annualised.

Billion

Value of mPOS

transactions processed

last month annualised.

Billion

Value of card payment transactions reconciled

in the last 12 months.

Million

Volume of mPOS transactions processed last month annualised.

Mobile transactions reconciled and settled.

Million

Value issued to rewards

& incentives cards in the

past 12 months.

Million

Value of cash advanced to mPOS merchants to date.

CROSSFIN RAILS

RETAIL

STORES

OVER

9 000

ACTIVE CARD MACHINES/

LANES

OVER

49 000

CLIENTS IN

7 AFRICAN COUNTRIES

OVER

21 000

RETAIL POS

INTEGRATIONS CERTIFIED

OVER

50

VALUE STORE PROVIDERS INTEGRATED

OVER

30

MOBILE  ACCEPTANCE

POS LANES

OVER

110 000

CLIENTS AND CUSTOMERS
SOME OF OUR PORTFOLIO CLIENTS
CROSSFIN SHAREHOLDERS

An investment holding company delivering superior returns on technology and associated assets.

Andisa Partners is a Black-Economic Empowered private investment company that invests, structures and raises funding for strategic BEE transactions through a Partnership  focused Approach.

A global investment company offering a differentiated and compelling investment proposition for African businesses across multiple platforms.

STRATEGIC CO-INVESTMENT PARTNERS

Apis Partners is a Private Equity Fund manager focused on investing in innovative Financial Services companies in the Growth Markets of Africa, the Indian Sub-continent, and South East Asia.

 

The Apis team are sector specialists with deep experience and relationships in the ecosystem in which the fund invests.

Apis Partners have co-invested with Crossfin to build out a significant Pan African Payments Grouping of companies, CTS.

"Apis is partnering with Crossfin due to their proven ability to unlock value with leading payment businesses across Southern Africa. We believe that Crossfin’s deep local experience, strong technology capabilities and history of growing entrepreneur-led business models is the ideal complement to Apis’ expertise in global payment businesses, broad international experience and history of delivering value to investors. We look forward to this partnership unlocking significant value for both partners over the coming years.”

Matteo Stefanel
Co Founder/Managing Partner
Apis Partners

Baobab Capital is a private equity fund management company that invests in small to medium sized businesses. The company currently manages the Baobab Growth Fund - a N$200 million fund focused on SMEs in Namibia.

Baobab Capital has partnered with Crossfin and co-invested with Innervation Pan-African Payments (Pty) Ltd enabling Innervation to drive the companies Pan African expansion strategy, opening a company in Namibia, Innervation Namibia (Pty) Ltd.

“Baobab Capital is delighted to work with the team at Crossfin. We value their extensive Fintech experience and their ability to stay ahead of the curve by making investments that provide clients with a superior service offering. They have shown they can execute localised strategies through a willingness to work with local partners to derive mutual benefit. We are excited to be a part of this effort to make smarter and more efficient financial technologies available to Africans.”
 

Jerome Kisting
Founder/Portfolio Manager
Baobab Capital

Investec Ltd is a leading international private bank. Investec Private Capital provides established entrepreneurs, business founders and high net worth individuals with private capital solutions, transaction ideas and access to Investec’s networks.

Investec Private Capital have partnered with Crossfin to back driven entrepreneurs and invest behind promising Fintech startups
through Blue Garnet Ventures.

"The financial needs and requirements of consumers and businesses are constantly evolving. They demand innovative, cost-effective technology solutions to help them easily transact, save and invest, both locally and abroad. As an international organisation, rooted firmly in South Africa, we’re excited to work with reputable, proven partners like Crossfin to identify and back promising Fintech start-ups. We see it as a strategic investment in entrepreneurs, their innovative ideas and in the future of financial services.”

 

Akash Maharaj
Transactor
Private Capital

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