Whoz, a SaaS solution, has raised €25 million in funding headed by PSG Equity. Whoz delivers smart staffing, talent, and project portfolio management for large companies’ professional services companies and IT departments.
Whoz’s SaaS solution addresses the entire staffing process, including skills mapping, team building, management planning, and identifying skills gap trends so that recruitment and training strategies may be adjusted. Activity estimates based on workforce capacity are also possible with Whoz.
This new partnership aims to allow Whoz to take advantage of PSG’s B2B software expertise and global network in order to strengthen its position in the French market while also growing into other markets such as the United States, Germany, the United Kingdom, and India. Whoz’s solutions are currently used by significant clients in over 50 countries, including IT services leaders like Devoteam, Egis, Open, and Econocom, as well as large project-based firms like Engie and Thales.
“We are really proud to welcome PSG as a strategic partner, which we believe will accelerate our ambition of becoming a global leader in digital staffing. In our view, their support will be a huge factor in developing our AI technologies, strengthening our offering and boosting our business development. Our decision to partner with PSG was an easy one. I was immediately impressed by the professionalism of their teams and the financial and human resources that PSG makes available to its portfolio of companies to help them pursue their goals,”Jean Philippe Couturier, CEO and co-founder at Whoz.
Whoz was founded in 2016 by seasoned consulting and IT professionals. It has established itself as a market leader in digitizing talent management, staffing, and project portfolio management for professional services firms of all sizes.
PSG Equity is a growth equity firm partnering with software and technology-enabled services companies to help accelerate their growth and build scale across Europe and the US.