Ushift in the new

Press mentions

Jan 17, 2017

Asia Pacific Internet Group (APACIG), a joint venture between German e-commerce investor Rocket Internet and Ooredoo, a Qatar-headquartered telecommunications company, has started a new business UShift in Southeast Asia.

Aug 15, 2017

UShift is a Singapore-based company which provides a platform that matches hourly-waged workers with employers in a fast and convenient way. Founded in 2017 by Robinson Blanckaert and Philippe Benedetti and backed by the Asia Pacific Internet Group (APACIG), this mobile app aims to replace old interview processes, and speed up employment especially in industries that require flexible work. According to Blanckaert, there are over 350 million temporary workers in Southeast Asia, and over 60 percent of businesses in fields such as food and beverage, retail and hospitality use flexible work.

Feb 01, 2017

The job economy and nature of the local talent pool of today are a fickle thing indeed.

December 26, 2017

For many Singaporeans, our passions go well beyond our day jobs – and turning them into viable business ventures has never been easier. As illustrated most recently in the Passion Made Possible campaign, Singapore is truly where our passions come to life.

December 6, 2017

German startup leviathan Rocket Internet may have had a mixed 2016, but that’s certainly not preventing it from continuing to invest in new companies.

Jan 12, 2017

Mit Ushift versucht sich der Company Builder an einer Zeitarbeitsplattform. In schnellen Schritten soll es auf dem asiatischen Markt losgehen.

Jan 11, 2017

German startup leviathan Rocket Internet may have had a mixed 2016, but that’s certainly not preventing it from continuing to invest in new companies.

December 26, 2017

Singapore-based on-demand staffing platform UShift, an Asia Pacific Internet Group (APACIG) backed company, plans to raise $3-5 million in its pre-Series A round by the first quarter of 2018 to fund its expansion to four overseas markets, a top executive told DEALSTREETASIA.