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Clipping from Dagens Industri news paper
January 27, 2017
Dagens Industri, a Swedish reputed news paper for businesses, has published a nice article about our CEO, Gisele Mwepu in their release of 27th January 2017. You can read more about this article on their website.
Innovation prize for financial solutions in poor countries
January 26, 2017
Gisele Mwepu, founder of Okapi Finance, has been awarded Innovation of the Year talent. The organization helps to give people in poor countries, the opportunity for fast and secure financial transactions.
Swedish innovation talent of 2017
January 26, 2017
What an honor to be Swedish innovation talent of 2017! Thanks to all of you my employees, partners, board members, friends and family! You are the unseen heroes.
Vinnova Swedish innovation award 2017
December 20, 2016
Gisele Mwepu CEO of Okapi Finance International is among 3 finalists of 153 nominees for Vinnova Swedish innovation award 2017.
Okapi for those at the bottom of the pyramid
November 17, 2016
Banking the unbanked by empowering people and small enterprises . ”Okapi Makinani” Okapi for those at the bottom of the pyramid.
Okapi system's first transaction completed.
December 18, 2014
Okapi Finance International received an early Christmas present when the first financial transaction was conducted within the Okapi system. The historical transaction moved 10 SEK from one Visa account to another.
December 17, 2014
Sweden's largest newspaper ”Aftonbladet” publishes in cooperation with SEB, one of Sweden's largest commercial bank, online article about Okapi founder and CEO Gisele Mwepu as an entrepreneur, under the heading "I want to make the world better...
Decembre 16, 2014
Okapi founder and CEO Gisele Mwepu, portrayed on her entrepreneurship in Vinnova news # 5, 2014, published by Vinnova, Sweden's Innovation Agency. Gisele Mwepu also made the cover under the headline: "I think with both my heart and my brain."
December 02, 2014
Okapi founder, Gisele Mwepu, participated as a lecturer and panellist at Vinnova international annual conference, titled 'Is Sweden today attractive for innovative people and businesses?"
Okapi in the press: Gisele Mwepu portrayed in ”Hertha”.
July 01, 2014
Gisele, CEO of Okapi Finance International, is a Super talent! Find the article in the latest number of Hertha, the magazine.
Okapi in the press: Gisele Mwepu portrayed in ”The Paypers”.
June 25, 2014
The Paypers - Exclusive interview with Gisele Mwepu, CEO of Okapi Finance International. Interview topic: Mobile payments in Africa are a phenomenon yet to be deciphered.
VINNOVA, granted 1,250,000 SEK to Okapi Finance International
June 23, 2014
Okapi Finance International was awarded 1 250 000, (133 000 EUR) from Vinnova, the Sweden's Innovation Agency.
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