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Orange Digital Ventures leads USD 1.5 mln investment round in Youverify

Tuesday 10 March 2020 | 13:58 CET | News
Orange Digital Ventures Africa has announced its latest investment on the continent, leading the USD 1.5 million seed investment round in Youverify. The start-up was founded in Lagos and automates identity and background verification processes, primarily serving financial and telecommunication service providers. Youverify is the fifth company to join the portfolio of Orange group's African investment initiative.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange
Countries: Nigeria
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