Kenya-based house-hunting platform, KejaHunt has been announced winner of the UberPITCH competition held in Nairobi.
The startup, a mobile and web application that helps users find houses without engaging agents has earned a place in the PIVOT East workshops and KES15,000 (US$150) in Uber credits. The workshops will see KejaHunt receive business coaching, mentorship sessions and investor relations discussions.
According to UberPITCH judges, “We were incredibly impressed by every startup we saw, and choosing just one winner was a serious challenge. However, after close review and calibration of our judge’s scores, we are thrilled to announce KejaHunt.”
“Their idea was innovative, their execution was excellent and their pitch was polished.”
The UberPITCH competition had startups pitch their products to venture capitalists from the back of a Uber taxi.