Tonaton, a leading general marketplace in Ghana, has hired Geoffrey France as Head, Marketplace, e-Commerce and Jobs. He is taking over from Ali Zaryab who has gone on to be country manager for ride hailing meal delivery service Bolt Food Ghana.
Geoffrey France (LinkedIn) has over 10 years working experience in the investment and classified industries with special interest in digital-economy, finance and investment, and strategy. Geoffrey was Chief Executive Officer at Jobberman Ghana, the leading recruitment site in the country, for almost two years until March 2020.
“He has been hired as Head, Marketplace, e-Commerce & Jobs to help Tonaton.com scale-up,” Tonaton CEO Zubair Raiz, wrote to AIM Group in an email.
Tonaton is looking to double down on its marketplace leading position and build a vibrant jobs vertical rivalling Roam’s Jobberman.
Tonaton.com is owned by Sweden-based emerging markets startup operator Saltside Technologies and was founded in 2013. It currently has over 140,000 listings and attracts 750,000 visitors monthly.