About us

The market leader in Workforce Management

Quinyx is the market leader in SaaS Workforce Management.

Quinyx is a cloud-based, mobile-first workforce management software that rocket fuels the workforce in service industries to make people and businesses grow. 

Quinyx was founded by CEO Erik Fjellborg when working at McDonald’s. After seeing how difficult it was for managers to sort shifts manually, Erik created Quinyx, the market-leading workforce management software, which transformed and radically improved the industry. McDonald’s loved Erik’s solution and became Quinyx’s first customer.

Today, Quinyx helps some of the world’s biggest businesses save time and money, boost productivity and enjoy work. Quinyx has offices in the UK, Sweden, U.S, Finland, Germany, Norway, Denmark and the Netherlands. Its software has also been implemented globally, in markets such as China, Japan and Korea. Clients include Burger King, Swarovski, IHG, Kal Tire, Boots, Virgin Atlantic, London City Airport, Benugo and Odeon Cinemas Group. 

Our Offices

UK

WeWork 10 York Road
London, SE1 7ND

+44 74 71 99 49 00

USA

WeWork, 17th floor
33 Arch Street
Boston,  MA 02110

+1 857 296 7475

SWEDEN

Vattugatan 17
SE-111 52 Stockholm

+46 8 611 50 20

NORWAY

Tollbugata 8 A og B
0152 Oslo

+47 22 17 75 00

DENMARK

Gl. Kongevej 60
1850 Frederiksberg


+45 50 70 48 75

FINLAND

Bertel Jungin Aukio 1 E
02600 Espoo

+358 93 2961001

GERMANY

Axel-springer-platz 3
Hamburg 20355

+49 40 228 592 21

THE NETHERLANDS

Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 104-108,
1012 SG Amsterdam

+31 622 70 60 58

Our History

2019

Quinyx announces a further $25 million investment in our global business to revolutionise the Workforce Management Industry and improve the lives of millions of people by improving their work lives.

We continue our international expansion and open two new offices, one in Boston, US and one in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Samhall, one of Sweden’s largest service providers, chooses Quinyx for their 25,000 employees.

Quinyx Engagement is launched. The module is an add-on to Quinyx and includes the ability for businesses to quickly survey their workforce and give their employees the ability to recognize and reward their peers with virtual badges.

2018

Quinyx employs over 150 people across the Nordics, Germany and the UK – 63 of which were new hires in 2018.

As part of its European expansion, Quinyx opened its German office in Hamburg in May.

Quinyx was also featured as a Representative Vendor in two 2018 Gartner reports – the Market Guide for Retail Workforce Management Applications and the Market Guide for Workforce Management Applications.

Odeon Cinemas Group, Europe’s largest cinema operator with 12,000 employees formalised its partnership with Quinyx after successful trials in the UK, Germany, Austria, Sweden and Norway. The trial saw Quinyx help Odeon reduce scheduling admin by 50%.

2017

Global investment firm Battery Ventures invests in Quinyx.

Quinyx is translated to Chinese as a large food delivery company rolls out the product in Hong Kong for its large distributed workforce.

Quinyx reaches over 280 000 active users.

2016

UK becomes Quinyx’ most important growth market and the business is awarded contracts with customers such as Papa Johns, Benugo and London City Airport.

Several international companies also select Quinyx to be rolled out globally such as for example Rituals and G-star that today run Quinyx all around the globe from US to Japan.

Quinyx CEO and Founder is selected by Prince Daniel of Sweden as one of five entrepreneurs to become part of his Fellowship for Entrepreneurs.

2015

Quinyx continues to grow and launches in Finland.

The expansion continues and the business delivers growth in all markets. Impressive international accounts select Quinyx such as Telenor, Capio, Axfood and Bergendahls.


Quinyx continues to strengthens its leadership and adds several experienced executives to help on achieve its mission to help create a smiling workforce.


Webpunch, a modern interface for time clocking and employee self-service via tablets, is launched as an alternative to traditional time clocks.

2014

Quinyx launches in the UK and is awarded one of the top employers in Sweden. Quinyx receives backing from Alfvén & Didrikson and secures a $14 million investment.

2013

International expansion continues and Quinyx opens offices in Norway. Quinyx Workforce Management feature-set now includes scheduling, shift planning and swapping, timesheet functionality via workers punching in/out using Quinyx’ mobile apps, and budget forecasting.

2012

Quinyx growth accelerates. One of Scandinavia’s largest gym chain, SATS chooses Quinyx to streamline their Workforce Management.

2011

Quinyx launches a mobile app for IOS and Android. Quinyx Task Management module is launched for customers allowing control over data processing and digital self-monitoring.

2010

Quinyx continues to grow in Sweden and abroad. Sweden’s largest healthcare company Humana chooses to implement Quinyx Workforce Management to increase efficiency, save money and boost employee satisfaction.

2009

Quinyx expands internationally and opens offices in Denmark. Quinyx launches a new module, Forecast, helping customers optimise their workforce.

2008

Quinyx continues its rapid expansion with brands such as Max Hamburgers, Teknikmagasinet and ICA Samköp joining the fan club.

2007

Quinyx continues its growth journey in order to take care of the market opportunities. By the end of the year, Quinyx goes through its first investment round in order to expand faster.

2006

After a successful implementation at the McDonald’s restaurant in Örebro in Sweden, Quinyx started a successful expansion program into other McDonald’s restaurants in Sweden, Denmark and the United Kingdom.

2005

Erik Fjellborg founded Quinyx after working one summer at McDonald’s. He recognised the issue of workforce management, spotting that his manager was constantly on the phone trying to piece together employee schedules.

He discovered that there was no system that could handle scheduling when staff wanted to quickly book or change shifts, so he built one himself. McDonald’s loved Erik’s solution and became Quinyx’ first customer.

Management

Rob Desmond
Vice President, North America
Nick Bowles
Vice President EMEA
Erik Fjellborg
Founder, CEO
and member of the board
Magnus Olausson
COO
Andreas Sjölund
CRO and co-founder
Carl Geijer
CPO and co-founder
Johanna Fagerstedt
CMO
Marie Ahlberg
CFO
Björn Wahlberg
CTO
Toma Pagojute
CHRO
Maria Åhr
Chairman
Alfvén & Didrikson
Måns Alfvén
Board Member
Alfvén & Didrikson
Magnus Lindhe
Board Member
Zobito
Michael Brown
BOARD MEMBER
Battery Ventures
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