September 6, 2019

These are the startups where people want to work in France

Linkedin has released its list of the most viewed, followed and applied-for startups in France

Kim Darrah

1 min read

The way people use Linkedin can say a lot about their ambitions. To make use of this, Linkedin has gone through billions of data points from everyone's Linkedin activity to reveal the startups where people most want to work.

The young businesses that caught the attention of the most Linkedin members ranged from fintech to fashion and were based almost exclusively in Paris. 

Topping the list is was Paris-based Sézane, an apparel brand that has rapidly grown a following on social media and currently has 200 lucky employees. In second place is Brut, a media startup with an expertise in making viral videos.


The ranking was made according to several criteria, including the number of views on the company’s page, the flow of top talent it managed to attract and the number of profile views received by employees. It also looked at the number of people applying for job postings.

Here are the companies that made it onto this year’s list the startups with the most sought after jobs in France: 

  1. Sézane
  2. Brut
  3. Alan
  4. Payfit
  5. Virtuo
  6. Doctrine
  7. Leavy
  8. Listen Too
  9. Back Market
  10. Wemanity
  11. Everoad
  12. Qonto
  13. OpenClassrooms
  14. Ividata
  15. Malt
  16. Spendesk
  17. Saegus
  18. Blade Shadow
  19. Cubyn
  20. Toucan Toco
  21. Abbeal
  22. Ornikar
  23. Izicap
  24. Aircall
  25. Fortia Financial Solutions