Quikr Acquires Hiree; Will Be Integrated With QuikrJobs

Quikr has acquired Hiree, an online hiring platform focused on white collar jobs (launched at UnPluggd conference). Hiree which counts world’s largest IT companies and India’s highest valued startups in its customer list will be merged with its jobs vertical QuikrJobs and will operate out of Quikr HQ. Already a leading recruitment platform for blue, grey collar and entry-level jobs across India, the acquisition will further strengthen QuikrJobs’ offerings to address recruitment needs for the entire spectrum of job categories across industries.

The combined entity will create a leading recruitment platform that connects over 4mm active candidates with recruiters across the country. The enhanced product portfolio coupled with Quikr’s pioneering missed call service will make a larger talent pool available to recruiters for entry-level, blue collar as well as white collar lateral hires.

Hiree earlier went through massive layoffs.