Fintech Company Planet42 raises US$2.4m seed round to expand its portfolio of vehicles

AFRICA – Planet42, a fintech company, has reported raising US$2.4 million in a seed round led by Change Ventures with support from private investors including Martin Villig (Bolt), Ragnar Sass (Pipedrive), Marko Virkebau (MeetFrank), Kristjan Vilosius (Katana MRP), and others.  Planet42 seeks to democratize access to mobility to the underbanked. The company launched as CarGet in 2017 to service the South Africa market. Planet42 partners with dealerships across South Africa to offer access to a personal car to its largely underbanked clientele reportedly 9 out of 10 of customers.  Planet42…

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