In 2017, one billion immigrants worldwide sent over $600 billion home to family and friends, dwarfing foreign governmental aid. In the age of cheap, quick transfers through services like Paypal and Venmo, these people are trekking to stores to pay fees averaging over 7% for transfers that typically take 24 hours or more.
Sendwave's mission is to change that by making sending money anywhere in the world easy and affordable. Since 2014, our app has allowed Africans in the US, the UK, and Canada to send money instantly to mobile money wallets in Kenya, Uganda, & Tanzania and Ghana, saving our users over 70% relative to Western Union and MoneyGram.
We recently piloted in Nigeria and are looking to scale up rapidly this year. That's where you come in...
We're growing quickly, see our job openings below. If you are interested in roles with our mobile money team (Wave), see here.