OPay is an Africa-focused mobile payments startup that is designed to make financial services more accessible to everyday customers –– whether it’s for the bills they have to pay, or the transfer & withdrawal of money.

OPay delivers on the promise of financial inclusion in Africa today to safely connect people with the places, opportunities, and experiences that they truly care about.

 OPay was founded in 2018 by Opera and is based in Alausa, Ikeja., Lagos with additional offices in Beijing & Gothenburg.

OPay empowers users and enables them to accomplish more with their money by providing smart financial services. 

OPay is a one-stop mobile-based platform for payment, transportation, food & grocery delivery, and other important services in your everyday life. Millions of users rely on OPay everyday to send and receive money, pay bills, and order food and groceries.

OPay is making financial services more efficient for millions of users and it starts with the ability to pay and have access to the right opportunities at the right time.

OPay is backed by investors such as Sequoia China, IDG Capital, Source Code Capital, Meituan-Dianping, Opera, GSR Ventures, Softbank Asia and other. The company raised $120M from a Series B financing on Nov 17, 2019. The latest round comes after it had raised $50M in June 2019. This brings OPay's total funding to $170M to date.



  • Year founded: 2018
  • Funding Info: $170M over 2 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Alausa
  • State: Lagos
  • Country: Nigeria
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