About Us

This is ROAM Africa

Our Purpose

We transform Africa by connecting people to opportunities and empowering them to make the best decision at crucial stages of your life. Whether it is buying a car, buying a house, furnishing your home or finding your next job – our platforms empower each individual to find the best possible solution.

happy students or bachelors in mortar boards
Find a Job
Real estate agent handing the house key
Rent A House
Couple Buying Car Testing It With Dealer Sitting In Auto
Buy a car
Enjoying in our new house!
BUY A HOUSE​
Men handshaking
CAREER MILESTONE
Mature black business man talking on phone
LAUNCH A BUSINESS​

Our core beliefs

At ROAM we believe that Africa has a bright future!
We believe in the power of disruptive digital forces and that we cannot idly wait for others to bring positive change to our markets.
We believe building a great business starts with building trust and putting customers first.
We believe that diversity and inclusion make the world a better place and the right people are our most important foundation.​

Management Team

ROAM Africa is led by a multidisciplinary senior management team with extensive experience leading digital transformation in Africa.

Clemens Weitz
Group CEO
Matthew Hood
Head of Product
Brenna Excell
M.D. Consumer Classifieds
Heather O'Shea
Group Head of Talent
Herbert Pasipamire
Group Chief Financial Officer
Diane Moalem
Group Head of Operations
Hilda Kragha
M.D. Jobs

ROAM operates strong market leaders

Powerhouse African-founded brands with pioneers like BrighterMonday Kenya launching in 2006. The ROAM group is an online stalwart with dynamic ecosystems shaping the way the digital economy operates.

CARS

We provide car buyers choice and transparency by connecting to car dealers through listings and branding opportunities.

GENERAL CLASSIFIEDS

We enable B2C and C2C advertising and escrow transactions of retail products through listings and branding opportunities.

PROPERTY

For all your property needs, we connect estate agents and developers with property seekers through listings and branding opportunities.

Our Market Impact

We are providing much more than transactions.

We are proud to drive industry evolution through digitisation and transparency along key decision points in people's lives from career changes, to a first car, and a forever home.

JOBS

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Job applications across 66k jobs in 2019
Tangibly impacting employment and thus economic impact through increased productivity

CARS

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Transactions facilitated per month
Developing the world’s “final cars frontier” by formalising the industry through transparency

GENERAL CLASSIFIEDS

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Per minute, mostly between customer to customer
Empowering customers through decentralised traditional economic structures

PROPERTY

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YoY increase in listings shows migration from offline to online property search
Digitising and democratising the property industry

Africa can capitalise on the digital rise, to work around the lacking legacy infrastructure while nurturing the tremendously entrepreneurial African spirit. This will help combat the current daily challenges around trust and transparency. Our markets are ripe for digital transformation and we are committed to driving that.