Ayannah is a leading provider of digital commerce and payment services to the world's unbanked, most of whom are in the bottom of the economic pyramid in emerging markets or migrants in OECD countries.
They enrich the lives of their communities by allowing them to send and share values over the social and mobile web. By providing affordable, accessible and relevant digital financial services, they aim to improve the quality of life of unbanked residents in emerging markets and to provide migrants better ways to support their families in their home countries.
For unbanked residents in emerging markets, they provide accessible digital commerce and payment services to spur financial inclusion and literacy and give access to products and services that improve quality of life. For unbanked migrants, they aim to give a better way to stay connected and to support their beneficiaries in their home country by giving them greater control over how their hard-earned remittances are used to improve the lives of their beneficiaries.
They build and operate innovative digital commerce and payment services on the social and mobile web. They have enabled millions of online and mobile transactions. They have a great team of seasoned veterans and young innovators in web and mobile application development. More importantly, they have a growing and loyal customer base providing them with recurring and quality revenue streams.
Ayannah means “a beautiful flower" or "beautiful blossom” in Swahili. It also means “innocent” in Hindi and “a good path” in Sanskrit. Phonetically, “ai” and “an” mean “love” and “security” in Mandarin Chinese. In colloquial Filipino, “Ayan na!” means “Here it is!” which is meaningful for them since they facilitate sending values quickly and conveniently across distances.