Zowasel is helping growers and agribusinesses solve the two deepest pain points in the agricultural industry: access to immediate working capital financing and market within 24 hours.

Our solution is at the convergence of tech, finance, and agriculture. Launched at the Founder Institute Lagos, we’re raising funds to create Africa's first online commodity trading platform for grains and cash crops, we have built an alternative financial solution for growers and agribusinesses to grow their trade and improve their livelihoods.

The Founder Institute portfolio company uses blockchain to secure an end-to-end transparent pricing and AI to significantly speed up loan process under 24hrs at a reduced rates, against banks that takes months to process loans.

Zowasel is simplifying the commodity industry, characterized by lack of access to finance, market and difficult repayment terms. We are building a team of talented and ambitious problem-solvers. Come be a part of our amazing journey!


Jerry Oche

Jerry is Technology Entrepreneur, an alumnus of the Pan-Atlantic University, University of Jos and Masters of Technology Entrepreneurship student at the University of Maryland, College Park, United Sates.
He is responsible for driving our team in achieving our vision and mission.

Our Vision

To use technology and alternative financing to simplify agriculture.

Our Mission
To consistently create innovative solutions that will capture value for growers, sellers and buyers across the agricultural ecosystem.