Business in IT services
Name business: Hehe Labs
Entrepreneur: Clarisse Iribagiza
Sector: IT Services
Finance need: 250,000 USD
Year of establishment: 2010
HeHe Labs is a Rwandan leading tech research lab that offers mobile solutions for different sectors, such as education, agriculture, and health. One of its applications is Safe Boda, which helps communities in Kampala in getting access to safe transportation. Hehe Labs also offers a 6-month code program to schools and universities in Rwanda. Funding needs are geared towards building the research and engineering capacity of the organization so as to meet the growing demand for relevant ICT solutions on the continent.
In 2013, founder and CEO Clarisse won the Rwandan Young Achievers and Enterprising woman of the Year Award for Rwanda.