🌎 Nairobi, Lagos, Kigali, Kampala, New York City ∙ 👩 135 employees ∙ 🖥 Multiple departments
An Africa-focused startup that provides “engineering as a service” to other companies, Andela laid off 135 employees in May. The company cited a decline in customers due to the economic downturn. Andela is also shifting its strategy from acting as a talent accelerator to serving as a talent outsourcing firm.
The Andela layoff list features 59 former engineers and 30 non-engineers (see link below 👇). Most are based in Africa, though a few are located in New York City.
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