Casas Bahia

Boston-Based Fintech Startup Airfox Acquired by Brazilian Retail Giant Via Varejo

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 10:30pm

Boston-based fintech startup Airfox is joining Via Varejo, the largest retailer in Brazil serving 60 million customers through popular nationwide retail chains Casas Bahia and PontoFrio.

Key Points: 
  • Boston-based fintech startup Airfox is joining Via Varejo, the largest retailer in Brazil serving 60 million customers through popular nationwide retail chains Casas Bahia and PontoFrio.
  • Publicly held Via Varejo is acquiring Airfox for an undisclosed amount.
  • Under the leadership of co-founder Victor Santos, Airfox has assembled an incredible collection of experienced financial and mobile industry veterans across offices spanning two continents.
  • Airfox was also honored as a finalist in the 2020 SXSW Innovation Awards and Fast Companys World Changing Ideas Awards.