Are you looking for affordable trust?

Let us help you make informed business decisions about your customers without spending a fortune on due diligence.

Proudly incubated in CEU Innovation Lab

About Us

Robert De Niro has been scammed. So have Billy Joel and the Backstreet Boys. It has happened to your neighbor. Chances are you’re next. You don’t have to be a secret agent to find the clues that will help you avoid trouble.

Cluez is a smart background screening engine that identifies bad news on the internet. The app helps small teams mitigate business risk without having to spend a fortune on manual due diligence processes.

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Imagine an app that returns precise information about your current or prospective business partner faster than it takes to type their name into the search bar. If you're looking for affordable trust give Cluez a try.

How's this possible? We bring a combination of data science, linguistics, and a passion for investigations into our app. As a result, you can easily search and vet individuals and companies to make sure you don't get burned.

Currently we support searches in English, French, German, Spanish, Hungarian, and Polish. If the language you're looking for is not listed, reach out to us with a recommendation!


Search for any individual based on first and last name in six different regions and in six different languages.


Search for any business or organization based on its business name and extension.


For customers who need to be compliant by law.


Cluez is based in Hungary, in Budapest's banking and government district. Our office space is provided by Central European University's Innovations Lab incubator program.

We're a team of six with a network of dedicated helpers and professionals from finance and business.

Fruzsina Katona

Chief Executive Officer

Experienced in due diligence checks and investigations.

Bermet Alibekova

Finance and Product Manager

Experienced in central bank foreign reserves management.

Ondrej Fryml

Product Quality Control

Enhanced due diligence quality specialist, compliance product quality control.

Prashant More

Valuation and Risk Analyst

Experienced Mechanical Engineer and Financial Analyst.

Benjámin Gerván


Experienced Fullstack Web Developer.

Flora Mintus

Marketing assistant

Trained in research methodologies and customer relations.

Frequently Asked Questions

Please feel free to contact us to know more about how we can help your business in the broader perspective of risk mitigation. You can also connect with us using the social media links provided below.

  • We're currently in the process of beta testing. If you're interested in helping us learn and grow, send an

  • Whether it's called background screening or third party risk management, in essence due diligence is about knowing the identity and reputation of business partners and customers. For some industries, like financial services and art dealing, due diligence is required by strict laws (e.g. the EU's Anti-Money Laundering Directives) and industry guidelines (e.g. the Financial Action Task Force's guidelines). The moral of the story is that you need to be compliant and careful.

  • Absolutely. According to research from PwC, companies lose some 42 billion USD to fraud every year. Due diligence is a matter of being safe, not sorry. A little skin in the game up front can prevent future complications for you and your customer.

  • Due diligence processes can, of course, be costly. To maintain a team of investigators tasked with making heads or tails of the reams of data generated each second on the Internet is not sustainable for SMEs. Cluez's elegant user interface and speedy smart technology allow you to avoid these expenses while getting top quality results.

  • Yes, but no. The app searches the Internet for your search subject and shows the relevant negative results to allow you to make an informed business decision.


Have questions? Suggestions? Complaints? We would love to hear from you.


CEU Innovation Lab, Nador utca 9, Budapest, Hungary.