Singapore fintech MatchMove plots global expansion with US$100m investment from Nityo
Nityo Infotech Corporation have announced an investment of US$ 100 million in MatchMove in return for a significant equity stake. With this investment, Nityo will become the largest shareholder in MatchMove.
Nityo is a leading global technology solutions and services organisation. Nityo is headquartered in the U.S. and has a presence in 38 countries and more than 17,000 tech evangelists who serve over 3,000 enterprise clients today. MatchMove is headquartered in Singapore and is a high-growth South & Southeast Asian fintech start-up that provides cutting-edge embedded finance software delivered through a suite of open, configurable APIs.
Naveen Kumar, Founder & CEO of Nityo, commented, “I am delighted to make this investment in MatchMove. We are valuing the company at US$ 500 million pre-money and US$ 600 million post money. With this investment and Nityo’s global strength, we are certainly looking to build a decacorn in the future, as we believe MatchMove is the most qualified soonicorn in the FinTech space in Southeast Asia. MatchMove has developed and proven an incredible technology platform that has the power to improve people’s lives around the world. We are very excited to be able to provide fuel for this rocket ship. This investment is the foundation of our goal to accelerate worldwide adoption of embedded digital financial services.”
Together, Nityo and MatchMove will empower any organisation to embed own-brand digital financial services in their own platforms and apps, safely and securely. These fintech-powered platforms will enable the full spectrum of multinationals, SMEs, families, and individuals – in both developed and developing economies – to instantly and seamlessly access intuitive digital banking products that enhance their businesses and quality of life.
Shailesh Naik, Founder & CEO of MatchMove, said, “Nityo is a world-renowned IT services provider and a vital partner to many leading multinationals, and their support gives us the power to make incredible things happen. Nityo brings us everything we need to grow: executive experience in growing and expanding a global tech company, thought leadership, growth capital, large and deep talent pools around the world, and existing relationships with many leading organisations. This investment is game-changing for MatchMove, as it will immediately give us presence in 38 countries, combined with a massive ability to execute and deliver on the rising global demand for digital payments and embedded finance.”