AREX is an innovative invoice financing platform where small and medium sized business can sell their unpaid invoices and finance their cash flow. Co-founded by a multidisciplinary team with their backgrounds in companies such as Maventa, Wall Street Systems and Skype, AREX aims to plug the €250 billion financing gap that currently hampers European growth.


“We liked the flexibility of Toughbyte's recruitment process and their initial holistic approach.”

With their R&D center in Malta at the time, AREX was finding it difficult to find local talent for their engineering positions. In particular the front-end engineer role, which required knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, React.js, Gulp.js and other modern technologies, was particularly difficult to fill.

We worked with AREX over the period of a few months to identify and reach out to potential candidates across the CIS and Russia, promoting AREX and Malta as great places to work and live. The right person for the job turned out to be as far away as Novosibirsk in Siberia, who after briefly working remotely, relocated to Malta with his family.