Job2GO.net receives funding from BANSEA to grow operation to capture post-COVID19 job market rebound
JAKARTA, Jun 1, 2020
Job2GO is a Human Resource Tech company connecting workers and companies that uses technology to facilitate matching of jobs to workers. It helps blue collar workers and gig workers to get access to jobs based on their skills, work preferences, and location. For businesses, whether they are a big corporation or Small Medium Business, Job2GO helps improve recruitment and staffing efficiency.
Since its launch in December 2019, this Jakarta based company has grown rapidly acquiring users from across Indonesia . Hundreds of companies across Tech Unicorns, Logistics, Fintech, FMCG and SMBs are served by the platform. Job2GO anticipates that the demand for this space will rebound strongly as lockdowns ease. Also, in the current macro climate, Job2GO gives companies as well as employees a range of flexible staffing options.
One of BANSEA’s Angel Investor invested in Job2GO for an undisclosed amount to support improvements in technology and scaling of operations. “We looked at other markets such as India and based on the initial strong response we established quickly in a short period of time that there is an unmet need in the market for recruiting Blue-Grey Collar and Gig workers in Indonesia that we can help solve. We anticipate a faster growth after the COVID-19 crisis.” a statement from the Founder and CEO, Kurniawan Santoso who is also a former Google and Facebook’s business lead.
A statement from James Tan, Chairman of BANSEA: "BANSEA exists to continuously bridge the connection between up and coming startups like Job2Go and Angel Investors. This investment is one of the ways BANSEA supports startups in Southeast Asia and we hope that we can continue to play our part in the startup ecosystem".
About BANSEA (www.bansea.org)
BANSEA is Asia’s oldest angel investment network that was established in 2001.
It has supported thousands of entrepreneurs and companies. BANSEA members are direct investors of many of the region’s top companies.
About Job2Go (www.job2go.net)
Job2Go is a recruitment startup company headquartered in Jakarta. The vision of the company is to improve the lives of millions by connecting people to work opportunities through systems and technology and become the biggest platform for Grey-Blue Collar Job Marketplace in Indonesia and beyond. Job2GO launched the Application that can be downloaded in Google Play Store and Apple’s App Store. Website address: www.job2go.net . Instagram Account: @job2goid