Fuzu in News

East Africa Top 10 Tech Startups to Watch

I-DEV Insights


22 Sep 2018

About the ‘East African Tech Snapshot’ Series: In July 2018, I-DEV surveyed leading investors, entrepreneurs, and tech sector influencers to uncover key strengths, opportunities and companies to watch. Read more

Suomalaisyrittäjien kokemuksia Afrikassa

Yle Areena


13 Sep 2018

Mikä saa suomalaisen yrittäjän hakemaan menestystä Afrikasta? Entä miten siellä menestytään? Yrittäjyydestä Afrikassa keskustelivat suomalaisyrittäjien kokemuksista kirjan kirjoittanut ulkoministeriön viestintäsuunnittelija Pasi Nokelainen sekä mobiilipalvelu FUZU:n toimitusjohtaja Jussi Hinkkanen. Read more

Fuzu Announces 500,000 Registered Users Milestone in Uganda

PC Tech Magazine


10 Sep 2018

Online career development and talent management firm, Fuzu has announced a milestone of a half a million (500,000) registered users in Uganda since their launch in May this year. Read more

KEPSA - Fuzu Partnership Launch Presentation



14 Jun 2018

Presented by Jussi Hinkkanen during KEPSA 2018 Annual General Meeting Read more

Fuzu – Disrupt 100



1 Jun 2017

Disrupt 100 celebrates the businesses with the most potential to influence, change or create new global markets. The list has been compiled and curated by the world’s leading entrepreneurs, investors and business people. Read more

Fuzu’s report on Kenyan job market 2015-2016

Standard Digital


22 Feb 2017

African Employers’ Summit presided by President Uhuru Kenyatta discussed some of the topics raised by Fuzu report. Read more

10 African startups to watch in 2017

IT News Africa


25 Jan 2017

Fuzu allows users to learn new skills and find jobs regardless of their levels of education. Read more

Techno Brain, Fuzu in pact to solve youth unemployment



17 Mar 2016

Techno Brain has partnered with Fuzu to develop competence skills that will boost the employability of job seekers and students both in Kenya and in the region. Read more

Jussi Hinkkanen on raising funds to expand Fuzu, an African careers development platform



27 Feb 2016

Jussi Hinkkanen, CEO, Fuzu talks about: what's happened since the launch of the platform in September 2015; its award-winning marketing campaign; its latest functional innovations including Mama Fuzu; and its fundraising campaign to enable it to expand. Read more

Fuzu Lighting Up the digital job space

Edge Magazine EA


Jan 2016

Fuzu.com, an IT start-up bets on disruptive technology and growing Internet access to change the landscape of recruitment and job search in the region. Read more

Fuzu starts to disrupt recruitment segment

CIO East Africa


09 Dec 2015

For a networked society, the people running the network are at the center of connecting machines and people and it becomes even more interesting when a new opportunity strikes, just like Fuzu Limited that is using speed and wit to shake up the recruitment solutions segment in East Africa. Read more

Fuzu bets on rising Internet access to be the leading site for jobseekers

Business Daily


4 Nov 2015

As the Internet space opens up space to both established tech entrepreneurs and startups, more people and firms are joining the cue to tap the emerging opportunities targeting the current big number of Internet users with platforms to cash in on the traffic generated and popularise their brands. Read more

Fuzu Launch an Online Career Coaching & Employment Platform

Nairobi Garage


2 Oct 2015

With an increase in unemployment in Kenya, Fuzu recently launched an online career coaching and employment platform for Kenyan job seekers and employers. Read more

How Fuzu plans to beat other job recruiters

Tech Sahara


21 Sep 2015

Fuzu one-stop career development service start up launched last week has settled on giving one on one service to its users, barely a week after its launch. Read more

Fuzu launches in Kenya

The Daily Nation


18 Sep 2015

Fuzu has launched an online recruitment platform that will tap into the informal sector connecting them with formal employment. Read more

Fuzu for the African job seeker

CNBC Africa


17 Sep 2015

Online recruitment platforms have become the preferred job seekers' tool. Fuzu, has set up a platform customised for the African job seekers. Fuzu CEO Jussi Hinkkanen talks to CNBC Africa about the platform. Read more

Fuzu online portal launched to connect job seekers, employers

Kbc kenya


17 Sep 2015

Employers often complain about unavailability of qualified or skilled personnel to match available vacancies. Even if they recruit for the positions, potential employees do not match the skills needed. The aftermath is a rather tedious and a costly recruitment affair. To bridge this gab, an online portal dubbed Fuzu has been launched in Kenya which enables job seekers to sharpen their skills and find the right job. Through the platform, employers also get to identify and recruit qualified job seekers. Watch video

Rockefeller Foundation backed Fuzu launches to disrupt recruitment in Kenya

Tech Moran


17 Sep 2015

Kenya’s recruitment sector is hitting up with a new startup Fuzu.com finally launching and promising to become a one-stop career development service that allows job seekers, irrespective of their level of education and seniority, to dream and plan their future. Read more

Jobs, career development service Fuzu launches in Kenya

Disrupt Africa


17 Sep 2015

One-stop career development service Fuzu has launched in Kenya with backing from the Rockefeller Foundation and in partnership with Accenture, looking to allow users to learn new skills and find jobs regardless of their levels of education. Read more

With Fuzu, you don’t have to look for a job, it looks for you!

Tech Weez


17 Sep 2015

Let’s be real for a minute here, searching for a job is a headache, both for the job seeker and recruiter. When looking for a job, you send your CV to literally hundreds of places, even those you are not too proud to admit to, just because you are desperate, and after all that, you get little to no replies and annoyingly, no job. Read more

Fuzu Launches in Kenya!

Nairobi Garage


17 Sep 2015

It’s been around a month since Fuzu joined us at Nairobi Garage. It’s been a busy month at their side of the office, but they’ve made it and as of September 17th Fuzu is officially live in Kenya. Congrats guys! Read more

African jobs site Fuzu aims to bring sense and expertise to the daily scuffle for jobs – seeking funding to expand

Smartmonkey Tv


Sep 2015

Africa has far more people – particularly young people - seeking jobs than there are jobs available. Supply well outpaces demand and the skills and aptitudes of applicants are often hard to understand. Read more

Suomalainen mobiilifirma aloittaa toimintansa Keniasta – tavoitteena kymmeniä miljoonia käyttäjiä Afrikassa

Helsingin Sanomat


6 Aug 2015

Jos et ole muutamaan vuoteen käynyt Afrikassa, ainakin tämä muutos on syytä tietää: useimmilla afrikkalaisilla on nyt kännykkä. Matkapuhelinliittymiä on nyt Afrikassa lähes 700 miljoonaa. Samalla on nopeasti kehittynyt satojen miljoonien ihmisten uudet markkinat mobiilisovelluksille. Read more


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Fuzu Kenya launch press release



17 Sep 2015

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Fuzu partners with Techno Brain Group press release



30 Nov 2015