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Philip Belamant | CEO & Founder at Zilch | Fintech Finance

Philip Belamant

About Philip Belamant

Philip Belamant graduated from University of Johannesburg in South Africa, where he completed both is BscIT and BscIT Honors degrees. At age 21, he started up his first company through winning a Microsoft Project Firefly competition and Belamant has also founded a number of fin-tech ventures, many of which have won awards.

He also launched mobile payment services in 15 different countries across India, Africa, and Europe and was the founder of a Top 40 fin-tech company in Africa. The services he launched in India, Africa, and Europe reached more than 20 million users and his Top 40 fin-tech company in Africa had more than one million users in the first six months. Belamant also created and launched the first of its kind Cash-to-Mastercard solution in South Africa for Uber which was way before Uber became as large as it is today!

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