Dubai: Recruitment platform Shaghalni has raised a six figure Pre-Series A round from 138 Pyramids.
Shaghalni aims to use the investment to strengthen its technology, grow its sales team, and increase its marketing activities.
Shaghalni was launched in 2016 and has so far achieved 100% year on year growth, thanks to building strategic partnerships to attract job seekers with the likes of Fawry, VictoryLink, and Orange. Shaghalni managed to sign and retain clients such as Danone, RAYA Aman, Spinneys Egypt, Mansour Group, and Unilever.
Commenting on the investment Neveen El Tahri, Chairperson at 138 Pyramids said: “We are excited about this investment as Shaghalni is leveraging technology to solve the ever-present challenges of the job market by connecting employers and jobseekers using a myriad of innovative tools to efficiently bridge the gap. As proponents of creating employment opportunities, we believe in the company’s vision of reinventing the blue and grey collar culture and creating more opportunities.”
Shaghalni now wants to expand its database and presence in the market further by focusing on its marketing activities and expanding its 12 person team to accommodate more sales representatives and attract a greater number of SMEs.