PesaKit is a Last Mile Agent network platform enabling digital and human interactions to accelerate digital commerce and financial inclusion. PesaKit currently operates in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda and aims to expand and accelerate operations pan-Africa by 2022.
PesaKit harnesses the power of cutting-edge technology, including artificial intelligence, combining it with human intelligence, a synergy that facilitates accuracy and consistency in delivering a variety of digital and financial services to improve the financial health of the underserved across Africa.
PesaKit is revolutionising last-mile access to financial services and digital commerce through mobile money agents, for everyone, everywhere.
PesaKit’s mission is to empower every mobile money agent across Africa to become the source of more affordable and convenient digital financial services, so they and their communities can grow and prosper.
PesaKit has been recognized for its innovation in Kenya and beyond. PesaKit was a participating company in Catalyst Fund, a global inclusive fintech accelerator backed by JPMorgan Chase & Co., and UK Aid.
In 2019, PesaKit was the winner at the 3rd Digital Tech Excellence Awards as The Most Promising Agency Banking Tech Solutions Provider. PesaKit was also selected as a finalist in the AppsAfrica Changing Africa Awards and the Global Fintech Hackcelerator organized by the central banks of Kenya and Singapore. In March 2020, PesaKit was selected as a finalist in the Mondato Awards for Fintech Innovation in Africa.
In October 2020, PesaKit was selected as part of the 2020 Inclusive Fintech 50 cohort and received a Financial Resiliency cash prize of USD 25,000 for its efforts towards revolutionizing last mile financial and digital inclusion through mobile money agents.
PesaKit was selected from more than 400 innovative startups from across the world that provide low-income households and businesses with financial tools that can help them support their livelihoods and build financial resilience. The Inclusive Fintech 50 initiative selects startups that excel on four fronts: inclusiveness, innovation, scale potential, and traction.
Our Vision to become a super platform providing inclusive, inter-operable and last-mile digital & financial transactions and our mission is to empower every mobile money agent and merchant in Africa to become the source of affordable and convenient digital and financial services to grow & prosper their communities.