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Cummulative Funding

$498.1M+

Total # of Companies

38

Total Deal Count

58

Total M&A Count

3

Total # of Investors

22

List of Human Resources startups in africa

StartupOverviewLast roundTotal raisedFounded
1.

Andela

Nigeria

Andela is an engineering-as-a-service business that helps companies build remote teams quickly and cost-effectively.

Series E

$381,000,000.00

2014

2.

Instabug

Egypt

Instabug is a crowd-sourcing platform designed to provide application feedback to developers

Series B

$53,120,000.00

2012

3.

Decagon

Nigeria

Decagon is a Nigerian based IT company that trains aspiring youths into world class software developers.

Seed

$26,500,000.00

2018

4.

SeamlessHR

Nigeria

SeamlessHR is a Nigerian HR platform that helps organizations make the best of their people all over the world.

Series A

$10,000,000.00

2011

5.

WUZZUF

Egypt

Wuzzuf is an online marketplace that connects highly educated people as well as low, medium, or no education workers with employers.

Series B

$7,850,000.00

2009

6.

Kalido

South Africa

Kalido constantly creates personalised opportunities for every user, based on the networks they have and trust.

Seed

$5,100,000.00

2014

7.

Floatpays

South Africa

Floatpays is a South African on-demand wage access platform.

Seed

$4,125,000.00

2019

8.

WorkPay

Kenya

WorkPay is an end to end HR and payroll system offering time tracking, payroll management, and payouts to all banks in Kenya plus M-Pesa.

Non-equity Assistance

$2,100,000.00

2017

9.

TheBoardroom Africa

Mauritius

The Boardroom Africa (TBR Africa) promotes exceptional female talent to boards across the continent

Venture

$2,046,640.00

2016

10.

Smart wage

South Africa

SmartWage is a WhatsApp-based HR and Communications platform for deskless employees.

Seed

$2,000,000.00

2020

11.

Talent2Africa

Senegal

Talent2Africa is a digital recruiting platform for Global African professionals and companies in Africa.

Seed

$1,000,000.00

2016

12.

Duma Works

Kenya

Duma Works is changing the way people think about hiring.

Venture

$828,000.00

2011

13.

Africa Foresight Group

Ghana

Africa Foresight Group is the first and largest network of freelance management consultants in Africa.

Seed

$700,000.00

2016

14.

Giraffe

South Africa

Giraffe is a fully-automated digital recruitment solution.

Grant

$500,000.00

2014

15.

Job Crystal

South Africa

JobCrystal is an online career management portal purposed towards shaping careers and helping people find job.

Venture

$253,000.00

2009

16.

Yusudi

Kenya

Yusudi is a social enterprise offering you talent recruitment services, management coaching, and customized training for your team

Seed

$250,000.00

2016

17.

Jobartis

Angola

Jobartis is the leading job board in Angola. It combines the main features of traditional job boards with African specifications.

Seed

$169,920.00

2013

18.

Koann

Mauritius

Koann is a profiling platform for a better job-matching and career evolution.

Seed

$169,733.00

2013

19.

TalentBase

Nigeria

TalentBase is an affordable payroll solution enabling African SMEs to simplify and organize their HR processes.

Seed

$150,000.00

2015

20.

Career 180

Egypt

Career 180 is a Career Knowledge Network where you can find all career related services in one place

Seed

$100,000.00

2016

Andela

Founded

2014

Overview

Andela is an engineering-as-a-service business that helps companies build remote teams quickly and cost-effectively.

Last round

Series E

Total raised

$381,000,000.00

Employee

1,001-5,000

Instabug

Founded

2012

Overview

Instabug is a crowd-sourcing platform designed to provide application feedback to developers

Last round

Series B

Total raised

$53,120,000.00

Employee

51-200

Decagon

Founded

2018

Overview

Decagon is a Nigerian based IT company that trains aspiring youths into world class software developers.

Last round

Seed

Total raised

$26,500,000.00

Employee

51-200

SeamlessHR

Founded

2011

Overview

SeamlessHR is a Nigerian HR platform that helps organizations make the best of their people all over the world.

Last round

Series A

Total raised

$10,000,000.00

Employee

11-50

WUZZUF

Founded

2009

Overview

Wuzzuf is an online marketplace that connects highly educated people as well as low, medium, or no education workers with employers.

Last round

Series B

Total raised

$7,850,000.00

Employee

51-100

Kalido

Founded

2014

Overview

Kalido constantly creates personalised opportunities for every user, based on the networks they have and trust.

Last round

Seed

Total raised

$5,100,000.00

Employee

11-50

Floatpays

Founded

2019

Overview

Floatpays is a South African on-demand wage access platform.

Last round

Seed

Total raised

$4,125,000.00

Employee

2-10

WorkPay

Founded

2017

Overview

WorkPay is an end to end HR and payroll system offering time tracking, payroll management, and payouts to all banks in Kenya plus M-Pesa.

Last round

Non-equity Assistance

Total raised

$2,100,000.00

Employee

11-50

TheBoardroom Africa

Founded

2016

Overview

The Boardroom Africa (TBR Africa) promotes exceptional female talent to boards across the continent

Last round

Venture

Total raised

$2,046,640.00

Employee

2-10

Smart wage

Founded

2020

Overview

SmartWage is a WhatsApp-based HR and Communications platform for deskless employees.

Last round

Seed

Total raised

$2,000,000.00

Employee

11-50

Talent2Africa

Founded

2016

Overview

Talent2Africa is a digital recruiting platform for Global African professionals and companies in Africa.

Last round

Seed

Total raised

$1,000,000.00

Employee

11-50

Duma Works

Founded

2011

Overview

Duma Works is changing the way people think about hiring.

Last round

Venture

Total raised

$828,000.00

Employee

11-50

Africa Foresight Group

Founded

2016

Overview

Africa Foresight Group is the first and largest network of freelance management consultants in Africa.

Last round

Seed

Total raised

$700,000.00

Employee

1-10

Giraffe

Founded

2014

Overview

Giraffe is a fully-automated digital recruitment solution.

Last round

Grant

Total raised

$500,000.00

Employee

2-10

Job Crystal

Founded

2009

Overview

JobCrystal is an online career management portal purposed towards shaping careers and helping people find job.

Last round

Venture

Total raised

$253,000.00

Employee

11-50

Yusudi

Founded

2016

Overview

Yusudi is a social enterprise offering you talent recruitment services, management coaching, and customized training for your team

Last round

Seed

Total raised

$250,000.00

Employee

11-50

Jobartis

Founded

2013

Overview

Jobartis is the leading job board in Angola. It combines the main features of traditional job boards with African specifications.

Last round

Seed

Total raised

$169,920.00

Employee

11-50

Koann

Founded

2013

Overview

Koann is a profiling platform for a better job-matching and career evolution.

Last round

Seed

Total raised

$169,733.00

Employee

1-10

TalentBase

Founded

2015

Overview

TalentBase is an affordable payroll solution enabling African SMEs to simplify and organize their HR processes.

Last round

Seed

Total raised

$150,000.00

Employee

11-50

Career 180

Founded

2016

Overview

Career 180 is a Career Knowledge Network where you can find all career related services in one place

Last round

Seed

Total raised

$100,000.00

Employee

11-50

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