APPZONE Africa

AppZone is Africa’s leading provider of home-grown Banking and Payment solutions with a mission to provide technology that empowers people with unlimited access to financial services.

CompanyAppZone Africa
VerticalsBanking/Payments
Websitehttp://www.appzonegroup.com/

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AppZone is Africa’s leading provider of home-grown Banking and Payment solutions with a mission to provide technology that empowers people with unlimited access to financial services. Appzone provides core banking applications for over 250 microfinance banks and software services for over 16 banks. Appzone processes the issuance of over 30,000 cards daily and hosts more than 2 million accounts and manages over N20bn in deposits with over 100,000 daily transactions with a value of about N1bn daily. The company has over 75% of Nigerian Banks as customers. 

MILESTONES ACHIEVED 

 Servicing 16 Commercial Banks. 

 Host more than 2 million accounts. 

 Achieved 100% revenue in 2013 from 2012. 

 

THE FOUNDERS

WALE ONAWUNMI 

EMEKA EMETAROM 

OBI EMETAROM 

An Electrical Engineer, and graduate of the Federal University of Technology Owerri, Obi co-founded Parkway Projects in 2004 serving as pioneer Executive Director and playing a significant role in driving Parkway Projects to market leadership in the area of electronic payment solutions. 

Emeka Emetarom is a Chemical Engineer with a bachelor of engineering degree from the Federal University of Technology, Owerri. He has immense exposure in business management as well as the IT industry, at various levels. His entrepreneurial drive led to the setup of Ceerom Ventures, a table water production and manufacturing business enterprise which he co-founded in 2005. 

Wale Onawunmi is a graduate of Computer Science with Economics from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife where he finished amongst the tops in his class. Wale is known as a Software Prodigy by many as he is versatile in many languages and software application packages. Wale has amassed more than ten years of experience in the modeling, design, and implementation of enterprise software.