MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab
Oliv (formerly InternsME)
United Arab Emirates
Arab Startup Competition 2015
Arab Startup Competition 2015: Startups Track - Semi-finalist
Oliv (formerly InternsME) is a career platform made for the youth. Headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Oliv connects talented students and new graduates to leading employers for internships, part-time and graduate jobs. With youth unemployment rates in MENA being almost twice the global average — Oliv is solving this problem through technology and empowering communities. Designed to make launching careers simple, personal and more rewarding. Oliv is home to thousands of students and graduates, where their ambitions and personalities are being aligned to relevant careers. Today more than 1,000 businesses from startups to global titans use Oliv to hire top emerging talent to grow their business, maintain a healthy talent pipeline and reduce turnover.
Jean-Michel Gauthier / Co-founder and CEO