Cashful – Student Startup Profile #18

About Cashful:

Cashful is an alternative microfinancing lender for financially excluded micro enterprises operating outside of the formal financial ecosystem. We take a behavioral approach to credit scoring by leveraging non-traditional data points and machine learning to score borrowers with limited financial footprints.

Founders : 

Nonhlanhla Luphade, Mahlomola Mokoteli

What they do:

We are creating a digital lending alternative for financially excluded microbusiness owners that are unable to access credit through traditional channels such as banks.

How to contact them:

Tel: 0738731783


University of Cape Town student pitch competition is hosted every year by Akro along with UCT InvestSoc and UCT Entrepreneurs Society. This year’s sponsors included Imvelo Ventures and Student Seed Fund a partnership between Bertha Institute of Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship and SAB Foundation. 

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