Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 28, 2023 – englease*, a fast-growing edtech startup, ranked as the top 2 ‘Rising Star’ category of the 2nd edition of Deloitte Technology Fast 50 program. The program celebrates and recognizes the fastest-growing technology companies that have their headquarters either in the Middle East or Cyprus. This year, Deloitte received nearly 100 applications from the region across Software, Fintech, Media & Entertainment, Edtech and other sectors.
Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 recognizes and ranks the fastest-growing companies in the Middle East or Cyprus based on revenue growth over the last four years. englease has showcased an impressive 218% growth during this period, placing it among the top 3 rising stars in the region.
“English proficiency is the #1 driver of Employability in the MENA region but the region has the world’s lowest English proficiency rate, the world’s youngest population and the world’s highest youth unemployment rate, we want to change that,” said Omar Chihane, Founder and CEO of englease.
englease* is an EdTech company delivering English classes synchronously (live) online taught by a team of expert full-time teachers.
It offers a wide range of programs, from individual general english and career development english courses, to business english and industry-specific language programs. Englease combines state-of-the-art technology with expert instruction to empower both individuals and organizations to achieve their goals and visions faster and more effectively.
The company’s rank in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 program highlights its significant growth and success over the past four years. englease looks forward to continuing to innovate and expand its offerings to help more people across the globe.