Company: Trymaze Ltd (Maze)
Founder: Juliet Edjere Afam-Osemene
About Trymaze Ltd (Maze)
Juliet, aged 28, is the Co-founder and CEO of Trymaze Ltd, a relocation management product for newcomers settling in a new country. She is also a content strategist who builds scalable solutions to address customers’ needs and is duly qualified and licensed to practice law in Nigeria.
Founded in 2021 inspired by the culture shock she faced as an international student, Trymaze Ltd has seen remarkable success within just a few years. The Maze app streamlines the relocation process to create a seamless transition for anyone moving from their home country to settle in the UK. The platform reduces the administrative challenges faced by newcomers.
Within 2 years of incorporation, the company quickly made a name for itself. They earned recognition from prestigious organizations like Telegraph and NatWest, naming Juliet one of the 100 women in business pushing boundaries and redefining success. Juliet was also a finalist for Startup Founder of the Year, and Women in Tech awards.
The company has secured multiple awards, grants and recognised in the media, including a £10k seed investment delivered by SuperTech, awarded Graduate Startup of the Year by the Startup Awards National Series 2022, Santander X UK Awards 2022, Birmingham Award nomination for Startup of the year 2022, and listed as one of the best SaaS companies in the UK for 2022 by TechRound.
Based on these achievements, Juliet has been on the judging panel for The Great British Business Heroes and the Startup Awards National series – Midlands. She was also awarded a government grant for her fintech startup targeted at the self-employed and startup market, which is still in stealth mode.