Workable helps Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) manage their recruiting with simple tools to promote their jobs online, review candidates and schedule interviews. SMEs now account for two-thirds of all new hires in the US, while in Europe the numbers are even higher.
Workable is used by hundreds of companies in 39 countries, 60% of them in North America. With customers like Intercom, Transferwise, Commerzbank, Marks & Spencer and Mercer Foods, it is fast-becoming the preferred recruiting tool for fast-growing companies, at the same time appealing to the small enterprise market that traditional players do not cater for. Based in Athens and London, Workable has a team of 20 and has raised a total of $2.4m seed investment from Openfund and Greylock IL.
The team is comprised of 2 co-founders with shared past. Nikos Moraitakis and Spiros Magiatis that worked together at Upstream serving as the CEO and CTO respectively. Also key members of the team are Zaharenia Atzitzikaki a leading Greek UI/UX designer and Giannis Karachristos a seasoned Ruby on Rails developer.
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Workable yesterday announced a $27m Series B round, led by Balderton Capital, along with Notion Capital and existing investors 83 North (previously Greylock IL). For a company that started three years ago in Athens, the size of this round may come as a surprise. To those of us on the inside, it is not. Spyros… Continue reading...