Eight-time Webby award-winning Freelancer.com is the world’s largest freelancing and crowdsourcing marketplace by total number of users and projects posted. More than 17 million registered users have posted nearly 9 million projects and contests to date in over 850 areas as diverse as website development, logo design, marketing, copywriting, astrophysics, aerospace engineering and manufacturing. Freelancer owns Escrow.com, the leading provider of secure online payments and online transaction management for consumers and businesses on the Internet. Freelancer Limited is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange under the ticker ASX:FLN.
Type
Public
HQ
Sydney, AU
Founded
2009
Freelancer was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Sydney, AU

Key People at Freelancer

Matt Barrie

Matt Barrie

CEO & Chairman
Neil Katz

Neil Katz

CFO
Peter Phillips

Peter Phillips

VP of Engineering
Matt O'Kane

Matt O'Kane

VP of Technical Operations
Joe Griston

Joe Griston

Director of People & Talent

Freelancer Office Locations

Freelancer has an office in Sydney
Sydney, AU (HQ)
Level 20, World Square 680 George Street

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Freelancer Financial Metrics

AUD

Market capitalization (15-Sep-2017)

208.7 m

Closing share price (15-Sep-2017)

0.5
Freelancer's current market capitalization is $208.7 m.
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Freelancer News and Updates

How AI will help freelancers

When it comes to artificial intelligence (AI), there’s a common question: Will AI technology render certain jobs obsolete? The common prediction is that yes, many jobs will be lost as a result. But what do the numbers say? Even more importantly, what does logical thought suggest? AI jobs in high dem…

Fiverr launches Pro freelancer service and acquires videographer marketplace Veed.me

Freelancer services marketplace Fiverr has announced a new high-end offering that promises the very best professional talent for the job at hand. Founded out of Israel in 2010, Fiverr’s platform lets people buy and sell many different types of services, from graphic design to programming, video-maki…

Fiverr quits the race to the bottom with new premium freelancer marketplace

Fiverr is one of the most well-known freelance marketplaces, but it hardly has a reputation for excellence. It’s not a premium brand. Rather, it’s the place you go to when you need something simple done, but don’t want to splash out the cash to pay a real freelancer. There’s nothing inherently wrong…

Hiring freelancers online to build a national ID system is probably not smart

Grand, government-level IT projects are bloody tricky beasts. You don’t have to look hard to find examples of ones that have gone over-budget and over-time. It’s never a good sign when a country cheaps out on a tech project. And yet, one IT consultancy is bravely (and stupidly) trying to sub-contrac…

Maven brings its Gig on-demand car service for freelancers to San Francisco

 GM’s Maven car-sharing service debuted Gig in May, a new offering on the platform designed specifically for gig economy workers. The idea is that people can rent cars for as little as a week at a time, with an all-in cost that covers insurance, maintenance and free charging for EVs. Now, Gig is kic…

Shortlist raises $1.5M to help businesses manage their freelancers

 In most businesses, managing freelancers still mostly happens in Excel spreadsheets shared across the company. Shortlist wants to make this process more efficient by offering a single platform for managing and paying freelancers and independent contractors. The company, which was founded in 2015 by…
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