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Angaza Partners with Off-Grid Solar Leader, d.light

June 2, 2021

Angaza is thrilled to announce our partnership with d.light, the industry-leading provider of reliable, affordable, and accessible distributed clean energy lighting and power system solutions for households and small businesses.  “We are excited to align forces with d.light and their…

Angaza and PowerOak Partner to Expand Access to Affordable Solar Home Systems

May 20, 2021

We are pleased to announce our partnership with innovative power solution provider, PowerOak. At Angaza, we are committed to streamlining the distribution of life-changing products to underserved communities in last-mile markets. Our alignment with PowerOak, which specializes in manufacturing affordable solar…

Angaza Aligns With BURN to Increase Access to Affordable Clean Cooking Solutions

May 10, 2021

Angaza is delighted to announce that we will be aligning our proven reputation for increasing affordability of life-changing products with BURN Manufacturing’s exceptional standards of quality and innovation in clean cooking technology. Together, Angaza and BURN will shine a spotlight on opportunities to increase access…

Angaza and NuovoPay Partner to Expand Access to Affordable Smartphones

April 14, 2021

Angaza is excited to partner with device locking technology platform, NuovoPay (a product by ProMobi Technologies), in an effort to increase access to life-changing affordable smartphones in emerging markets, while significantly reducing the risk associated with device financing for mobile phone distributors.  Together, Angaza…

Angaza Announces Launch of Best-in-Class Smartphone Technology

February 11, 2021

Smartphones are becoming increasingly popular in maturing marketplaces. Nearly 22.9 million smartphones shipped to Africa in Q3 2020 alone, according to recent research from analyst firm IDC. Much of this demand for affordable smartphones is driven by e-learning…

Happy Holidays From Angaza

December 17, 2020

As 2020 draws to a close, we at Angaza have taken the opportunity to reflect on a year that has largely been defined by the unprecedented effects of a global pandemic.  This holiday season, the Angaza team wishes to extend our heartfelt appreciation to the last-mile…

Nexus Channel Core: The Next Generation of Off-Grid IoT

December 3, 2020

We are excited to announce the release of Nexus Channel Core, an open and interoperable technology for communication between off-grid energy devices. Modern off-grid appliances incorporate an ever-growing set of features that rely on digital communication. Pay-as-you-go (PAYG) enforcement via cloud platforms like Angaza was one…

Angaza Raises $13.5 Million in Series B Financing

October 27, 2020

Fintech innovator receives funding as it crosses milestone of impacting 12 million lives globally SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Angaza, a leading technology provider enabling consumer access to essential products in emerging markets, has closed $13.5 million in Series B financing. The round was led…

Turning Data Into Action with Angaza

October 14, 2020

If you’re a last-mile distributor serving low income and remote consumer markets, you know that digital tools to record sales, take payments, and manage client records are required for functional, efficient operations. But to really succeed in last-mile distribution, it’s not enough to simply replace…

SIMA Angaza Distributor Finance Fund Announces First Three Investments

October 13, 2020

San Francisco, USA; New York, USA; and Nairobi, Kenya; October 2020 – The SIMA Angaza Distributor Finance Fund has anchored its investment portfolio with loans to three last-mile solar distributors: Altech Group of the Democratic Republic of Congo; Deevabits Green Energy of…

How Last-Mile Distributors Develop Client Loyalty

July 17, 2020

In last-mile distribution, getting products into consumers’ hands is only the beginning. Client loyalty is the key to sustainable, long-term sales growth. Clients who receive timely and appropriate reminders and rewards are more likely to make payments on time, purchase from a…

Angaza and Jua Energy Expand Partnership with New PAYG Solar Home Systems

June 26, 2020

Angaza and Jua Energy are growing their partnership with two new lines of products embedded with Angaza’s Pay-As-You-Go technology. With their various battery sizes and accessories, the products enable distributors to offer multiple product options to their consumers.