[Press Release – 16.01.2023 – Kinshasa] DRC Impact Angels, the impact angel club from the Democratic Republic of Congo (« DRC ») is pleased to announce its latest investment in Faithful, a company specializing in the realization of better IT engineering tools and services with financial services and marketing solutions on USSD technology.
Faithful is the 3rd investment made by the DRC Impact Angels club in the country.
The Kinshasa-based incubator Silikin Village will continue to support Faithful in its development.
Presentation of the transaction
Faithful is a company specialized in the realization of tools and services of computer engineering. The company specializes in the design and implementation of web & mobile applications with the launch of the Express App solution, a mobile application running without an internet connection on USSD technology to offer financial services in the Democratic Republic of Congo and the rest of Africa.
Comments from Faithful – « A successful collaboration with DIA will allow us to continue to institutionalize our tech venture, to raise funds, to expand commercially internationally and facilitate financial inclusion for our clients.
Comments from DRC Impact Angels – « Faithful’s mission in DR Congo is to be a vehicle for real financial inclusion for the majority of the Congolese population dependent on USSD technology. We are proud to support these types of projects and to work with a talented and entrepreneurial leadership team.
Comments from Silikin Village – « DIA’s investment will support Faithful’s growth and professionalize the management team. It is the concrete result of the intense support work done by Silikin Village.
Faithful is a company specialized in the realization of tools and services of computer engineering including the launch of Express App – a mobile application running without an internat connection on USSD technology to offer financial services in the Democratic Republic of Congo and the rest of Africa.
About DRC Impact Angels
DRC Impact Angels is an investment club specialized in financing technology start-ups and innovative SMEs in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Club is an affiliate member of the African Business Angels Network (« ABAN »).
About Silikin Village
Silikin Village aims to be one of the largest entrepreneurial and innovation promotion hubs in DR Congo.