About Us

Cellulant is an award-winning mobile commerce company operating a one-stop payments ecosystem in Africa; connecting financial sector customers, Mobile Network Operators and businesses to their increasingly mobile consumers.

An idea sketched on a serviette by it’s founders Ken Njoroge, (Group CEO), and Bolaji Akinboro, (Chief of party and CEO of Cellulant Nigeria), Cellulant now operates in 11 countries, with a growing workforce of 250 employees across the African continent.

Driven by the mission to build a world class business in Africa, for Africa and by Africans; the company’s ecosystem connects over 95 banks, 30 Mobile Network Operators, 2 Government-backed e-Wallets and more than 600 blue chip companies.

As of January 2017, roughly 12% of Africa’s mobile consumers can make payments using Cellulant’s services and products.