The Home of Online Payments



Why Direct Pay Online?


Direct Pay Online is the home of online payments, we believe in the FREEDOM to pay and be paid from Anywhere and Anytime. We fill the gap between you the merchant and your end customers. 



Direct Pay Online provides a real time, cloud based processing platform, with state of the art technology that supports multiple transaction types with online and offline capabilities. The technology supports all modes of payments, all cards, mobile money, all currencies, mobile apps & card readers. The Direct Pay Online customer care team provides a single point of contact to you and your end customers. We support all levels of transactions by implementing a unique approach to ensure total conversion.





We started our operations in December 2006 and since then we have focused on providing online payments solutions for the travel industry, venturing into other sectors as well.




Our Team

Meet the management team

Offer Gat
Group Chairman

Offer has vast experience in the airlines industry, having worked as a VP of sales in one of the leading airlines in Israel. We call him The “Airlines Expert”.

Eran Fienstien
Group CEO

Eran has over 14 years of experience in leading technology, sales, marketing and operation teams. He is an authority in the East African e-commerce and payments arena. His concept is to always look 6 to 7 years ahead and have a clear plan in business and life. we call him “El Capitan”

Cathy Kinyua
Operations Manager

Cathy manages the Operations Department, she has vast experience in managing teams, having previously worked in a managerial position in several banks. Cathy is passionate about procedures, customer care and fraud prevention.

Kate Gathii
Marketing Manager

Kate started out as the sales representative in zanzibar. She now runs our Marketing Department, Kate has vast experience in sales, online Marketing and e-commerce in the region.

Bernard Luchendo
Regional Sales Manager.

Bernard leads the company sales in the region developing and maintaining the company’s sales strategy. His vast understanding in different market needs makes him a champion in managing the entire region.

Isabella Marira
Customer Care Manager

Isabella runs our customer care department. She is passionate about customer satisfaction, SLA and making sure that there is a total conversion in the day to day runnings in the company.

Richard Meek
Group CFO

A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA), Richard has over 18 years international experience as a CFO in enterprises and PE backed businesses across a range of industries. His experience includes managing change programmes and building businesses to successful “exits” either through trade sale or stock exchange listing.

Roz Clark
Group Head of Sales

After a career in senior management with Heathrow Airport and BAA plc in the UK, Roz moved to Kenya, specialising in strategic communications management, sales and marketing, working with a diverse client portfolio ranging from luxury tour operators & lodges to Corporate and UN organisations.  For the last 8 years she specialised in luxury residential and hotel sales for a boutique estate agency in Kenya.

Yobdar Bakri
Executive Assistant

Yobdar is the Executive Assistance she comes from a hospitality background, this makes her very effective in providing information and support.


Direct Pay Online Group

The Direct Pay Online Group  is the leading online payments processing solution in Africa. It serves thousands of online merchants in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda,  Zanzibar, Tanzania, Zambia, South Africa including leading travel and tourism-related businesses in the region. The Group compromises of few companies, in South Africa we have PayGate .

Direct Pay Online has branches in Zanzibar, Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia, South Africa and Kenya where the Africa head quarter is.

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Direct Pay Online news and achive provides you with the latest updates about online payments news, to keep you updated on the current news related to us.


Contact Us

International Headquarters

Suite 3 ULYSSES house,
Foley street, Dublin, Ireland
TEL: +353 1 8764849


Africa Headquarters

Avenue 5 building
Rose Ave,  2nd Floor
Nairobi, Kenya Map

TEL: +254 708 480275

TEL: +254 706 358022

Regional Offices

Tanzania – 7th Floor Amani Place, Ohio Street, Dar Es Salaam.

TEL: +255 22 2196814


Uganda – Acacia Mall – Kololo, 4th Floor  Plot 14-18 Cooper Road, Office Suite 350

TEL : +256 312 531 535 or +256 312 531 536

Regional Offices

Rwanda – Kigali

City Towers 14th Flr

TEL: +250 788 180 100


Zambia – Lusaka

C/O Regus
Plot 4648, Addis Ababa Roundabout
Rhodes Park
TEL: +260 211 372 701


Support Center


TEL: +254 708 480275
TEL: +254 706 358022


Sales Office

TEL: +255 700 777215