Maijid Moujaled is the Co-Founder and CEO at Chipper Cash.
Chipper Cash is a venture-capital-backed Financial technology company that builds software to enable free and instant Peer-to-peer Cross-border payments in Africa and Europe; as well as solutions for businesses and merchants to process online and in-store payments.
Majid Moujaled, together with his co-founder and friend Ham Serunjogi created the app which is revolutionizing mobile payments throughout sub-Saharan Africa. Over 700,000 people use it to send and receive money. The app facilitates payments in and between Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Nigeria—all for the reasonable price.
Moujaled was born and raised in Africa, emigrated to the United States of America for academic purposes. He was a Computer Science student at Grinnell College. He had always been interested in developing apps. While at Grinnell, he co-founded a mobile applications development group called Grinnell Appdev.
Together with his group members, they developed various apps for use by students. One of the apps he developed while on campus was G-Licious, an app for the university’s food-service program, which won the golden disk award after it was launched on iTunes, Google Play and Microsoft Windows Stores.