Affinity Africa
Affinity Africa

We support the unbanked and underserved, providing every individual and business with accessible and affordable financial services they can trust

Affinity
        Africa Finance Limited

About Us

Founded in 2013, Affinity was established as an owner and operator of financial services companies in sub-Saharan Africa. Affinity prides itself on establishing digital-forward and branch-light financial institutions, leveraging fintech and innovative design to improve financial access and affordability. Affinity made its first investment in 2015, acquiring PayFlex in Ghana.

Our Team

Group management provides strategic guidance and technology development to our operating companies.

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Tarek Mouganie
Founder and Group CEO
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Richard Boadi
Head of Finance
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Andrew Daawin
Tech Lead
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Anna Robertson
Head of Affinity Labs

Our Advisors

Affinity’s senior advisors have a broad range of backgrounds and deep individual expertise.

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Patrick Acheampong
Finance
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Alice Asafu-Adjaye
Architect
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Mary Boakye
Legal
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Catherine Engmann
Governance
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Marcus Fedder
Impact
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Angela Leibel
Risk
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Domenic Lippa
Design
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Jan Petzel
Investment

News

What does financial inclusion really entail?
What does financial inclusion really entail?

Access to finance is a fundamental human right. Financial services can provide the path to independence, from helping individuals secure their first

Fixing the missing middle
Fixing the missing middle

Outdated tech infrastructure can hinder large banks from building financial innovation. We look at why fintech collaboration can assist with creating

For Africa to truly rise, entrepreneurs must be prioritized
For Africa to truly rise, entrepreneurs must be prioritized

In the summer of 2012, I quit my job in London to move back home to Ghana. The decision was long overdue but the catalyst was the culmination of a nu

Financing for SMEs: from Microfinance to banks - where will capital come from?
Financing for SMEs: from Microfinance to banks - where will capital come from?

Despite the abundance of liquidity available to finance institutions in many parts of the world, too few SMEs have access to finance that allows for sustainable

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