Sokowatch secures $125M Series B Round, launches in West Africa, and rebrands to Wasoko

Originally published at: https://www.jbklutse.com/sokowatch-secures-125m-series-b-round/

Sokowatch, the African e-commerce company leveraging innovative technology to transform the informal retail supply chain, has announced the close of a $125 million Series B equity round, the largest venture financing round ever raised for a non-fintech startup in Africa. Led by Tiger Global, the world’s largest venture capital firm, and Avenir Growth Capital, the…