Enda, Africa’s first high-performance brand of running shoes, announced its successful series A debt and equity funding round, securing $1.1 million in funds. The funding round included several Kenyan angel investors and was led by Talanton, a U.S. based impact investment fund focused on scale-up businesses in developing countries.

Enda surpassed its initial goal of raising $650,000 to expand its product lines and distribution. The brand has demonstrated a successful business model w...