Andrew Watkins-Ball

Kenya’s former Cabinet Secretary to head up JUMO

Joe Mucheru has been appointed as president of the company.
Staff Writer
Feb 21, 2022

JUMO appoints new Chair and strengthens its board

Latest announcement comes after the company raised US$120-million in November 2021.
Nov 8, 2021

JUMO raises US$120m in latest funding round

Fund will be used to support platform capacity, as well as company’s international expansion in new markets such as Nigeria and Cameroon.
Nov 19, 2020

JUMO breaks the US$2.5bn disbursement mark in Africa and Asia

Company has plans to launch in Côte d’Ivoire and Nigeria in the coming months.
Feb 26, 2020

SA Fintech JUMO secures US$55-million

Investment will be used for further geographic expansion.

SA FinTech JUMO pushes up funding to US$103-million

Latest funding round will be used to expand business across Africa, Asia.
Dec 6, 2018

Uber, JUMO partner to roll out vehicle finance platform

JUMO Drive piloted in Kenya, with plans to expand offering across Sub-Saharan Africa in 2019.