Who are the owners of Flutterwave?
The financial technology company, Flutterwave is owned and co-founded by three Nigerian entrepreneurs Olugbenga Agboola, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, and Adeleke Adeyoka.
The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California but operates in Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, and seven other countries in Africa.
Who is the founder of Flutterwave?
The hassle of making cross-border payments amongst African countries spurred Olugbenga Agboola, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji and Adeleke Adeyoka to establish Flutterwave, a platform that allows local and international payments in Africa.
The co-founder of Flutterwave, Olugbenga Agboola who is currently the CEO of the Fintech company.
He was formerly the chief technology officer of the company till 2018 when Iyinoluwa Aboyeji stepped down as the CEO.
Olugbenga Agboola then took the place as the CEO of Flutterwave.
What Year Was Flutterwave Founded?
Flutterwave was founded as a financial technology company in 2016. Since then, the company has successfully processed more than $2.3 billion.
The Fintech company partners with First Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank, Standard Bank, Eco Bank, and United Bank of Africa.
How old are Flutterwave’s founders?
As of 2022, Olugbenga Agboola, the CEO of Flutterwave is 37 years old. The co-founder, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji is 31 years old.
Flutterwave founders’ education
Olugbenga Agboola had his primary and secondary school education in Nigeria before moving to the United States where he bagged an MBA in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He also obtained his master’s degree in IT security and behavioural engineering.
Iyinoluwa Aboyeji studied at Loyola College in Abuja and obtained his SSCE certificate in 2007. He then enrolled in the University of Waterloo, Canada where he graduated with a degree in Legal studies and Economics.
Flutterwave Founders’ Relationship
Olugbenga Agboola is yet to disclose his relationship and marital status, he likes to keep his personal life private.
Iyinoluwa Aboyeji is a married man. He got married to his girlfriend Whitney Agboola, with whom he had a long-time courtship.
Where is Iyinoluwa Aboyeji From?
The co-founder of Flutterwave, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji was born in Nigeria to parents from Warri, Delta State in Nigeria.
However, Olugbenga Agboola was born in Lagos State, Nigeria where he spent his early life before moving to the United States of America.
Flutterwave Founders’ Net Worth
As a Fintech company in Nigeria, Flutterwave has a net worth of $1 billion. Iyinoluwa Aboyeji has an estimated net worth of $10 million. Olugbenga Agboola is currently worth $2 million.