South Africa


AfriTech - 2018

Akiba Digital is a financial savings platform and personal savings coach that leverages AI, machine learning and gamification.

For young tech-savvy millennials, who are struggling to save, Akiba is a mobile app that makes it easy and effective to save using behavioural and alternative data.

Savings is the starting point for, but Akiba’s true vision is to become the leading financial-behavioural data marketplace, in Africa.

Akiba Digital seeks to capture the current wave of digital innovation, cryptography and Africa’s lead as a mobile-first technology adopter to democratise wealth by equipping people with affordable and accessible financial tools.