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    An ArifPay mobile point of sale (mPOS) is a smartphone, tablet or dedicated wireless device


ZayTech is a company that strives to help our country to make the necessary technological growth at a fast pace. ZayTech works closely with local software developers to present revolutionary technological ideas. ZayTech is responsible for one of the biggest easy transportation application in Ethiopia. Zayride is a dependable, affordable on-demand taxi service that values customers and offers innovative mobile app. Due to its fast and convenient service Zayride is the best choice for customers.
ArifPay is another project we’re working on under ZayTech. Airfpay is a mobile point of sale (mPOS) service. Arifpay performs the fucntions of a cash register or an electronic point of sale terminal. It will make payment service incredibly easy to the user. ZayTech also does out sourcing. Were our developers work with other country developers to work together in a certain project. This creates a good opportunity for our developers to collaborate with other people and also share experience.

mission & vision


Our mission is to bring innovative ideas that can change our country. And provide an easy and useful product to our users


To be a leading technology solution provider for the African market and to increase financial inclusion, efficiency of service and innovation with global perspective.                                                                                                                                                                                                                 


Habtamu Taddese


Habtamu, born in Ethiopia ( The Real Wakanda) and bred in Massachusetts, USA, is the Founder and CEO of Zayride – Ethiopian ride hailing start-up - an iconic disruptive innovation moving the political capital of Africa. Having an African heritage and American upbringing, solving the day to day problems of his home continent has been near and dear to his heart.

Dr. Zewdineh Beyene

Dr. Zewdineh Beyene Haile is a renowned Ethiopian lawyer who holds double doctorate degrees: A Doctor of Juridical Science (JSD) degree from the University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, and a PhD from the Moscow State Academy of Law. He also holds a Master of Laws (LL.M) and Master of International and Area Studies (MIAS) from the University of California at Berkeley. Trained in both the civil law and common law, Dr. Haile regularly lectures at law schools.

Yared Hailemichael

Yared Haile-Meskel is a founder and Managing Director of YHM Consulting registered in Ethiopia. YHM Consulting provides investment advisory service for multi-national and national companies in the area of start-ups, feasibility studies, Strategy Development, Technology Selection, turn-around management and equity and debt financing.YHM Consulting represents Private Equity firms from Europe and an Insurance software supplier from Asia.

Dr. Enawgaw Mehari,

Dr. Enawgaw Mehari has a distinguished reputation concerning his leadership in healthcare, most notably as founder and president of People to People Inc., which has been in existence for approximately two decades. He is also internationally recognized as an expert in neurology, pain management, and Neuro-AIDs. He has been a frequent speaker at international conferences, published in works addressing different topics, authored chapters in books, and has worked among the authors of the Ethiopian medical history manual and Triangular Partnership and the Power of the diaspora.

Samuel Alemu

Samuel Alemu Esq. is the Managing Partner of International Legal and Business Services Group LLP, an international law firm with a presence in Chicago, New York, and Hyderabad, India. He is also a co-founder of Lex Nimble Solutions, Inc, a Legal Tech and IT Consulting firm with a subsidiary, Lex Nimble Solutions (India), a publicly traded company on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). He is a co-founder of Simplelaw.com, an intuitive collaboration platform for Lawyers, Clients, and Law Firms. Samuel is a graduate of Harvard Law School, University of Wisconsin-Madison Law School, and Addis Ababa University, School of Law.

Bernard Laurendeau

Bernard is a Regional Director at Zenysis Technologies, a big data startup helping government officials in low and middle income countries make evidence based decisions. He is also the co-founder of Ethiopians in Tech, a global movement whose mission is to grow Ethiopia’s economy through Tech Innovation and ICT in general. Before joining Zenysis, Bernard was focusing on nearshoring strategies as Vice President of the Location Strategy group at BNP Paribas BOTW. He believes African countries can become BPO destinations and have the potential to attract major tech investments. Bernard draws from a decade-long management consulting experience, he holds a MS in mechanical engineering from ENSTA France, a MS in aerospace engineering as well as an MBA from Georgia Tech.

Amanuel W. Alemu


Amanuel is a co-founder and managing partner of Betam Group Holdings LLC. He is responsible for sourcing, executing and managing investments and has 10+ years of experience in investment banking, consulting and investment management. In addition to Betam, Amanuel is a Vice President at Deutsche Bank in New York, where as a Credit Officer, he helps finance Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy projects as well as providing structured credit solutions through cash and asset-based lending to medium size firms. Amanuel began his career in Corporate Strategy leading various business development and strategic investment decisions before moving to Software Development and Risk Management roles within financial services institutions.Amanuel holds a Bachelors degree in Economics with minors in Applied Mathematics & Entrepreneurship as well as a Masters degree in Applied Economics from The Johns Hopkins University, Maryland, USA where he was part of the Track & Field team. An avid runner and fitness enthusiast, Amanuel resides in New York city with his wife.

Zekarias Amsalu

Zekarias is the Founder & MD of Ibex Frontier, a niche investment advisory focused on Ethiopia and East Africa with presence in Washington DC/London/Addis Ababa and strategic partnership with Co-investment partners across key global cities. Zekarias has coined the moniker ‘Sheba Valley’ for Ethiopia’s tech space and has been relentlessly working hard in creating visibility, access and opportunity to the Ethiopian Tech & startup eco system including his interviews through various media outlets including the CNN, CGTN-America, Quartz, Africa-Digest and authored publications on Ethiopia’s Investment landscape as outlined at https://www.ibexfrontier.com/blog. His Ethiopia centric investment advisory & Route-to-Market advisory work has received wide international recognition including his naming of 1 of the Global Top 100 Most Influential Person Of Africa Descent Under 40 by a UN supported agency in NY as well as Best Trade Advocate Award by Africa-business Summit in Washington DC in 2018. Zekarias is also a Board Advisory member for NY based Venture Capital firm Afrinet Capital as well as Silicon Valley based Africa Diaspora Network, organizations focused on inward investment into Africa as well as one of the 2018 cohort of NextGen Investors of Invest Africa. Zekarias is a Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) and an MBA Graduate of Oxford Brookes University in the UK.



The smart way of travelling, all with your smart phone and three little taps. Tap and look for your ride, Tap and book your ride and Tap and complete your ride.



An ArifPay mobile point of sale (mPOS) is a smartphone, tablet or dedicated wireless device that performs the functions of a cash register or electronic point of sale terminal (POSint-of-sale terminal).


An ArifPay mobile point of sale (mPOS) is a smartphone, tablet or dedicated wireless device that performs the functions of a cash register or electronic point of sale terminal (POSint-of-sale terminal).


An ArifPay mobile point of sale (mPOS) is a smartphone, tablet or dedicated wireless device that performs the functions of a cash register or electronic point of sale terminal (POSint-of-sale terminal).

What other visitors experienced

  • Impressive work

    Impressive work I hope this app will contribute to the unspeakable transportation problem in Addis. The timing could not have been better. Great work‼

    Blen Tekle

    August 10, 2018

  • Much needed service in Addis

    Much needed service in Addis. Curent taxi service is not safe. Hopefully this will make it more convenient

    Yonas Habtemariam

    January 4, 2019

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