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Nest is where global investors, tech evangelists and fund managers makes big audacious bets on the future.

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SISCOM- Edge of cloud

Invest in the startup that is transforming future of distributed on demand cloud.

GeneX- Gene editing

geneX is disrupting health and life sciences through proprietary genomics technology.

Habapay- Fintech

Habapay is opening up more tunnels for remittances into Kenya, by enabling underserved Kenyans working in the middle east to send money home, paybills and invest.

Help bring Smart gadgets AI & Analytics in the realtime world of sports and fitness at home, on the go and wellness centers.

Healthify- Fitness Science


Izzypay is accelerating access to smartphones, digital & financila inclusion & access to credit to rural kenya through a BNPL Techstack

$ 25700 raised 78%

Izzypay- BNPL


Mkash is a Kenyan company regulated by the CBK that provides unsecured zero interest salary advances to the underserved workers in informal service based sectors like Security, hospitality and commercial farms

$ 557000 raised 288%

Pax Device Assembly

Pax is promoting local jobs and opportunity through a device assembly plant. Aiming to work smartphone manufactures

$ 5700 raised 15%

Help bring agriculture intelligence backed by Big Data, AI & Robotics to commercial farms across Africa.

FARMERCE- Agri-Intelligence

$ 85700 raised 85%

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We know how challenging, time-consuming and expensive fundraising can be. We’ve got the team, expertise, products and legal structure in place. You can be sure the time that you’re committing will be put to good use.

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We Know the Crowdfunding & startup grwoth hacking Better Than Anyone

The team at NEST has a combined experience of 20 years in building startups, Growth, Mergers and Acquisitions, Finance & Risk and most importantly crowdfunding. Our founder & CEO Derrick Gakuu, ran an investment based crowdfunding platform for 3 years, and is working as PM for Paytm backed #Payless Africa that has successfully raised $2 million +

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