Africa's Fintech Startup Landscape: Lessons from Peach Payments

Feb 21, 3:30 – 5:30 PM

Workshop17 Watershed, 17 Dock Road, Cape Town, 8002

Join us for an exclusive fireside chat with Rahul Jain, Co-founder & CEO of Peach Payments, a trailblazing online payments company shaping the future of Fintech in Africa. Gain firsthand insights into the lessons learned from Peach Payments' journey and discover the innovations driving the continent's Fintech startup ecosystem.

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Fireside Chat

About this event

Embark on a unique and insightful journey into Africa's dynamic Fintech startup landscape with our fireside chat featuring Rahul Jain, the visionary Co-founder & CEO of Peach Payments. As a driving force in the evolution of online payments, Rahul brings a wealth of experience, having led Peach Payments to new heights with a recent $30 Million investment.

Discover the invaluable lessons learned from Peach Payments' remarkable journey, from its humble beginnings in the Google Umbono accelerator program to becoming a key player seamlessly processing over R1 billion a month for merchants. Explore the innovative solutions that set Peach Payments apart in the digital payments space and delve into the company's commitment to values such as trust, integrity, and customer-centricity.

This event offers a rare opportunity to gain firsthand insights into the Fintech landscape in Africa, understanding the challenges and opportunities unique to emerging markets. Rahul Jain will share leadership philosophies and strategies that have contributed to Peach Payments' success, offering inspiration and knowledge to entrepreneurs, industry enthusiasts, and anyone passionate about the future of online payments in Africa.

Don't miss this chance to network with like-minded individuals, enjoy delightful food and drinks, and be part of an engaging evening that promises to illuminate the path ahead for Africa's Fintech startup ecosystem. Save the date: 21 February 2024, 17:00 for 19:30 PM (SAST) at Workshop 17, V&A Waterfront.

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  • Rahul Jain

    Peach Payments

    Co-Founder & CEO



Wednesday, February 21, 2024
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM UTC


Networking and Food
Fireside Chat


  • Brian Mlambo

    Akha Ventures

    CEO & Founder


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Peach Payments

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Akha Ventures

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Sir Fruit Juice

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Workshop 17

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