Metro Africa Xpress – MAX – of Nigeria was a finalist at the just ended Crunch Disrupt London 2015. The event recognizes and rewards innovative tech start ups. Max was selected for their innovative courier service that charges on basis of distance rater than weight. The start up company won the coveted tech award for their innovation in leveraging mobile technology for on-demand local delivery to urban Africa. The application affords merchants super fast delivery to their client and customers. The service alerts a MAX courier closest to the requesting merchant, thus allowing companies to deliver goods to customers within minutes.
We hope to see another African company make it to the next year.