South Africa's WhereIsMyTransport gets GBP 1.16 mln funding

Monday 5 September 2016 | 10:18 CET | News
South African transport technology company WhereIsMyTransport has announced an investment of GBP 1.165 million from Goodwell Investments, together with the Omidyar Network, a philanthropic investment firm created by eBay's founder; and Horizon Ventures, as the first closing of a GBP 2 million Seed Round.

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