Kenya’s HydroIQ shine at Startup.Info awards

HydroIQ Founders Brian Bosire and Victor Shikoli at the Startup.Info awards held in Morocco. Photo: Courtesy

Kenyan startup, HydroIQ scooped the coveted ‘Startup of the Year 2018’ at Startup.Info awards held in Morocco

Founded by Brian Bosire and Victor Shikoli, HydroIQ is in the business of making water distribution intelligent using technologies like GPS and the Internet to monitor existing water supply systems and offer automatic mobile billing.

The two broght home10,000 Euros in Cash and a 10,000 Euro visibility pack offered by Startup.info.

Othe winners at the award includes Priyo from South Africa which took the PwC Jury Choice Award , Public Choice Award to Ecodome, Agritech Special Prize to Grace Agricole De Cote D’Ivoire and Engie Special Prize Startup of the Year to Peachwater Consulting from Nigeria

The Finance Innovation Fintech Destination Africa Award went to SEMOA while the Community Manager of the Year went to to Project Alpha from Madagascar