OnePipe, a Nigerian API startup has raised $950,000 pre-seed funding led by Techstars, and African impact-focused VC fund, Atlantica Ventures.
Several institutional investors like Future Perfect Ventures, Raba Capital, P1 Ventures, Ingressive Capital, Sherpa Ventures Africa, Zedcrest Capital, and DFS Lab also participated.
Angel investors were not left out in the funding round including Chris Adelsbach (who also invested in Kuda), Idris Ayo Bello; Jim Chu; Haresh Aswani; Vishal Agarwal; and Folabi Esan among others.
OnePipe aggregates APIs from banks and fintechs into a standardized gateway that is easy to integrate and makes partnerships seamless. has successfully raised $950k in pre-seed funding,
The single gateway cuts resources spent managing multiple integrations and negotiating contracts, and is used by a little over 40 businesses on the demand side and four banks on the supply side.
Founder and CEO of OnePipe, Ope Adeoye said: “With this shot in the arm, we are now prepped to chase down some of the opportunities that we feel would have been further along in our journey. The vote of confidence inspires us and now we want to double down.”