Hattisar, Kathmandu, Nepal, Nepal
eSewa was established in 2009 and is licensed by Nepal Rastra Bank as a Payment Service Provider. eSewa is Nepal’s first and leading online payment gateway providing comprehensive payment solutions. With eSewa digital wallet, customers can pay, send and receive money simply using the mobile app or a web browser. The digital wallet is a one-stop solution for online payment of utilities, internet, movies, travel tickets, online shopping, food and hospitality, credit cards, insurance, EMI’s and so on.
eSewa received GSMA innovation fund, UK Department for International Development (DFID), in 2017. The company facilitates financial access through 80,000 agent networks and serves over 3 million people across Nepal. The agent led model adopted by eSewa has not only given employment opportunities to hundreds of people but also supported many retail and wholesale businesses and emerging entrepreneurs in Nepal. With introducing a brand anthem to sponsoring popular national reality shows, eSewa has been successful in being a household brand name, a pioneer in the digital payment domain and F1Soft’s most prominent brand.