SendSpend, an app that lets users without bank accounts or cards send and receive money, has officially launched in South Africa. The payment solution…
Seemba helps developers monetise their games through an innovative application programming interface (API) which enables them to add an esport feature, generate a new revenue stream, increase customer attraction, loyalty as well as retention.
The startup — which was founded by Slim Ben Nasrarallah (who is the CEO), Geoffrey Umer, Jacer Omri and Stephane Cosse — will now represent Tunisia at the Seedstars Middle East and North Africa (MENA) regional summit in Casablanca this December.
Seemba’s win comes days after the startup announced it had raised $200 000 in seed funding
Seemba was one of nine Tunisian startups selected by Seedstars World to pitch at the event which was held on Monday (7 October) at RedStart Tunisie (see this story).
The Monastir-based startup was founded in 2017 by Jean-Philippe Nitkowski, Jihed Bibani and Mohamed Ben Hadj Aissa.
The win comes days after the startup announced in a blog post on its website last week that it had raised $200 000 in seed funding. One of the investors in the round, Seemba pointed out, was the Oman Technology Fund (OTF) which contributed $100 000.
Last month, the Flat6Labs Tunis alumnus was listed in an article by tech publication EU-Startups as one of 10 gaming startups to look out for in 2019 and beyond.
Read more: Here’s who’s pitching this afternoon at Seedstars Tunis
Read more: Cape Verde ticketing startup Passafree wins Seedstars Praia
Read more: Here’s who’s pitching at this afternoon’s Seedstars Praia
Read more: Solar solutions firm Nadji.Bi Gambia wins Seedstars Banjul
Read more: Rwandan software development firm Exuus wins Seedstars Kigali
Read more: Here are the nine Gambian startups pitching this afternoon at Seedstars Banjul
Read more: These are the nine Rwandan startups pitching today at Seedstars Kigali
Read more: Angolan e-commerce platform Roque Online wins Seedstars Luanda
Read more: Here are the 10 Angolan startups pitching this afternoon at Seedstars Luanda
Read more: Sierra Leonean data analytics startup Track Your Build wins Seedstars Freetown
Read more: Here are the nine Sierra Leonean startups pitching today at Seedstars Freetown
Read more: Legaltech platform Sheria Kiganjani wins Seedstars Dar es Salaam
Read more: Agritech startup Afrikamart wins Seedstars Dakar
Read more: Here are the 12 startups that will pitch at today’s Seedstars Dar es Salaam
Read more: Healthtech platform Hospitalia wins Seedstars Cairo
Read more: Here are the eight Senegalese startups pitching today at Seedstars Dakar
Read more: Four startups from Zanzibar event win chance to pitch at Seedstars Dar es Salaam
Read more: Here are the 10 Tanzanian startups pitching right now at Seedstars Zanzibar
Read more: Fintech startup Growth Factor wins Seedstars Accra
Read more: Seedstars announces Joburg as host city for its Africa summit
Read more: P2P micro lending marketplace Pezesha wins Seedstars Nairobi
Editor’s note (10 October 2019): In the initial story we neglected to include the names of the founders: Slim Ben Nasrarallah (who is the CEO), Geoffrey Umer, Jacer Omri and Stephane Cosse. These have now been included.
Featured image : Members of Seemba’s team posing with their Seedstars Tunis prize including CEO Slim Ben Nasrarallah (third from right), Mohamed Ben Hadj Aissa (second from right) and Jihed Bibani (far right).