Last activity: 19.05.2022
Bamba, a TechStars company, is a real-time data gathering platform to access and engage the 1.5B people in the emerging markets on their mobile feature phones. We use Mobile, SMS and IVR channels to enable Market Research Firms & Development Aid Organizations to gain insights from our users. We provide instant mobile airtime payouts to subsidize their income and ultimately motivate our users to provide the data our clients need in days, not months. Our technology is ready for use in 122 countries on over 400 telecoms. Our User Acquisition Algorithm & Predictive Response Engine provides targeted demographics and high response rates. We have offices in Washington, DC, Nairobi, Lagos & Toronto.
Location: Kenya, Nairobi
Employees: 11-50
Total raised: $1.35M
Founded date: 2012

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Funding Rounds 2

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19.05.2022Bamba secures $3.2M RaiseImage courtesy of Bamba Bamba, a mobile-first enterprise software for micro-merchants in Africa, ha...appsafrica...
14.02.2017Bamba Raises $1.1M in First Seed FundingBamba, a Nairobi, Kenya-based data collection startup, closed its US$1.1m (Kes. 110m) first seed
14.02.2017African Data Collection Agency Bamba Raises $1.1 MillionShare this: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new...appsafrica...
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04.02.2016Techstars Announces its 2016 Austin CohortFor the first time half of the Techstars Austin cohort hails from Austin. This is the fourth class ...siliconhil...