eCommerce platform TradeDepot appoints Chidi Akubuiro as MD for West Africa

NIGERIA – TradeDepot, a B2B eCommerce and embedded finance platform in Africa has appointed former Coca-Cola HBC and Hayat Kimya Nigeria Executive, Chidi Akubuiro as its Managing Director for West Africa. Akubuiro will lead further expansion of TradeDepot’s services across more key cities in Nigeria and Ghana and drive growth across English-speaking West Africa. Akubuiro comes into the role with…

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TradeDepot expands Ghana operations with acquisition of B2B eCommerce platform Green Lion

NIGERIA – TradeDepot, a leading B2B e-Commerce and embedded finance platform in Africa, has announced the acquisition of Green Lion, to accelerate the delivery of its services across the country. Founded in 2018, Green Lion is a fast-growing Ghanian B2B eCommerce platform that is revolutionising access to essential goods and services and enabling digital commerce for neighbourhood retailers in Ghana.…

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E-commerce startup TradeDepot secures US$110m Series B funding to expand its platform

NIGERIA – TradeDepot, a B2B e-commerce and embedded finance startup, has raised US$110 million in an equity and debt Series B funding round to support the delivery of buy-now-pay-later services to five million SME retailers and drive further expansion of its merchant platform across the continent. The round was led by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), with participation from Novastar,…

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