Tag: behind the scenes at yoco

The Yoco Product Development team.

Meet the Yoco Product Team

A look at the product development process the Yoco Product team uses to create the tools used by small businesses across South Africa.

Fabian of the Yoco Finance Team.

Meet the Yoco Finance Team

Get to know what’s different about how we do finance, and meet the Yoco finance team that makes it all happen behind the scenes.

A photograph of the Yoco data team.

Meet the Yoco Data Team

Meet the Yoco Data team. They create and manage the data we use to optimise our offering at Yoco. They keep us on track with the numbers.

Growth team

The Growth Team

The ‘Yoco record’ for fastest online signup by a customer is 3 minutes and 38 seconds. [Side note: If you would like to see if you can do it faster, head over to www.signup.yoco.co.za.] There are very few payments companies who can boast that their on-boarding process is this fast,

yoco people team

Meet the Humans of Yoco: The People Team

“We are building the best possible environment for our people to succeed. The team and its diverse background are the cornerstones of our competitive advantage at Yoco, the secret sauce under the hood.” – Katlego Maphai, Yoco co-founder and CEO You might be wondering – what’s a “People” team? Basically,

Yoco Support team

Meet the Humans of Yoco: The Support Team

If you’re an entrepreneur or small business owner you know how important every sale is. We understand this very well at Yoco because we’re a start up business ourselves. That’s why we’ve expanded on the traditional way of doing inbound support to include reaching out to customers when they experience issues

Yoco Business portal

Top 3 most used features of the Yoco Business Portal

We understand that time is crucial for small business owners. It often it feels like there aren’t enough hours in the day to focus on the things you need to focus on, like building and growing your business. Luckily we have a solution for you – Real-time data. We’ve made your business data

Katlego at Startup grind

Katlego at Startup Grind: Top 3 takeaways

Last night (6 February 2017) Katlego Maphai took the stage to chat to Guillaume De Smedt on what he’s learnt starting and growing Yoco. Topics ranged from living out of his dad’s house in the early days to lessons learnt trying to raise series A capital. Let’s take a look at the top 3 takeaways. 1. Play


Yoco and Digicape: 4 tips for selling your products on consignment

With business growth comes expansion. A great way to expand and get your product out there is to sell on consignment at retail stores. At Yoco we’ve recently partnered with Digicape and started selling our card readers at their branch in Gardens, Cape Town. It’s been a great experience for


The Cape Talk and Sage One Small Business Awards

We’re still pinching ourselves! Our mission at Yoco is to help grow small businesses.  This is why winning this award means so much to us as it has provided us with a platform to further our purpose. A huge thank you to everyone for their support, particularly the 3000+ #YocoFamily