CEO:  Ismail Ahmed

Founder(s):   Ismail Ahmed, Catherine Wines

Founded: 2010

Sectors: Remittances

Total funding: $232.7M (most recent Series C Dec 2017)

HQ: London, UK

In the Hall of Fame .... for Reinventing Remittances

Worldwide, WorldRemit customers send 400,000 money transfers every month, with around 25 percent being moved to Mobile Money wallets. WorldRemit has raised nearly $200 million in funding and in February announced that it has launched in California.