About Ringier Africa

What We Do

Ringier Africa operates the leading classifieds group in Sub-Saharan Africa, Ringier One Africa Media (ROAM). Ringier Africa is also invested in the leading innovative media company on the continent, Pulse.

Ringier entered the African market in 2011 with a clear focus on capitalizing on the massive digital potential of the market. Few years later, Ringier Africa is operating the leading classifieds group ROAM (Ringier One Africa Media) and is involved in media through its investment in Pulse. We have operations in Nigeria, Ghana, Senegal, Côte d'Ivoire, Kenya, South Africa, Uganda and Ethiopia and our brands have achieved notable success and market leader positions in these markets.
Learn more about ROAM and Pulse:

ROAM is Africa's marketplaces group. We bring together people on our platforms who are at crucial decision points in three of their most important events of their life.

Whether it is buying a car, buying a house, or finding your next job – our platforms empower each individual to find the best possible. Pan-African brands in the group include Jobberman, Brighter Monday and Cheki.








Please visit www.pulse.africa for all information on Pulse.

As in other markets, Ringier and its portfolio companies partner with some of the best people and companies in Africa for shared success. For partnership/sales interests, please get in touch via info@ringier.africa. 

Ringier first set foot in Nigeria, Africa’s largest market, in 2012. Today, the ROAM marketplaces Jobberman and Cheki are facilitating trade and connections in the largely informal economy. Operating in Africa’s largest economy, the teams bring innovative mobile-first solutions to multinational companies, local champions and SMEs alike. 

Ringier set up its second offices in Ghana in 2011. Its ROAM marketplace Jobberman is adapted to cater specifically to local customs in trade and employment.

Kenya was the first African country for Ringier to start its business in 2011 on the continent. With a team of highly talented, experienced and hard working professionals, the company is today involved in running the ROAM marketplaces BrighterMonday, Cheki, BuyRentKenya and Pigiame.

Ringier Senegal acts as a gateway to francophone West Africa. Serving the growing middle-class and helping to professionalise and structure the overall market environment for professionals of all kinds, the company runs Senegal’s largest classifieds platforms.

Ringier Africa is involved in the Ugandan market through its ROAM jobs platform BrighterMonday.

Côte d'Ivoire is an important market in Francophone West Africa where Ringier Africa has provided services in.

Ringier Africa is present in Ethiopia with the ROAM general marketplace Qefira.