According to Crunchbase News:
Chiper has been amassing a network of digitized corner stores in Latin America for the past two years. Now armed with $12 million in Series A funding, the Colombia-based e-commerce platform for independent merchants is poised to capture even more corner-store retailers.
Investors in the round included WIND Ventures, Monashees and Kaszek Ventures. The company previously raised $13 million from family and friends, giving it $25 million in total fundraising since the company’s inception in 2018, Jose Jair Bonilla, co-founder and CEO of Chiper, told Crunchbase News.
Prior to founding Chiper, Bonilla was co-founder and CEO of Imaginamos, a software studio in Latin America that touts incubating successful startups, including Rappi. He is now joined at Chiper by co-founders COO Oscar Sarria and CRO Carolina Garcia.