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PeoplePerHour.com is a marketplace connecting small businesses and freelancers all over the world in a trusted environment where they buy and sell services to each other. 

Thousands of small businesses use our site every day to find and hire top talent without 'employing' them the old fashioned way, thereby allowing them to remain lean and flexible.
HQLondon, GB
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Employees (est.) (Apr 2022)3,259(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at PeoplePerHour

Xenios Thrasyvoulou

Xenios Thrasyvoulou

Founder & CEO
Lucinda Bianchi

Lucinda Bianchi

General Manager and Director of Marketing
Paul Kelly

Paul Kelly

Director of Product


Chief Technology Officer
Tom Fotherby

Tom Fotherby

Director of Site Reliability
Dimitris Karagounis

Dimitris Karagounis

Operations Director
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PeoplePerHour Office Locations

PeoplePerHour has offices in London and Athens
London, GB (HQ)
16 Great Chapel St, West End
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PeoplePerHour Financials and Metrics

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PeoplePerHour total Funding

$10.5 m

PeoplePerHour latest funding size

$3.2 m

Time since last funding

10 years ago
PeoplePerHour's latest funding round in October 2012 was reported to be $3.2 m. In total, PeoplePerHour has raised $10.5 m
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PeoplePerHour Revenue

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018



Accounts Receivable


Current Assets

FY, 2014

Financial Leverage

4.6 x
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PeoplePerHour Cybersecurity Score

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PeoplePerHour Online and Social Media Presence

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PeoplePerHour News and Updates

How tech is changing the real estate game

While technology has been an intrinsic component of real estate since the inception of digitalization, the terms are less often mentioned together when discussing their potential. Despite this, tech-related concepts appeared three times in the results of a survey performed by PricewaterhouseCoopers …

Guess which UK city has been voted best for startups? Hint: It's not London

Vancouver has been ranked the best city in the world for startups in a new index that looks at factors such as cost, quality of life and ease of starting a new business. The Canadian city took the top spot because it offers a high quality of life, good access to office space and relative ease of …

PeoplePerHour Blogs

Neurodiversity and freelancing

This month, we’re honouring Neurodiversity Celebration Week by appreciating and highlighting some of the challenges that many of our freelancer community face and looking at how we can better support our neurodiverse community on their journey to find career success. Neurodiversity is a term that ha…

Survey results: Businesses prepared to pay more for top freelancers

In our latest business survey, we spoke to 450 buyers from our community asking about a range of topics on the ever-changing landscape of the freelance economy. The results brought up some expected results such as the positive impact that freelancers have on business growth, as well as more surprisi…

Business Survey 2022 [Infographic]

24% year-on-year increase in businesses registering on PeoplePerHour in 2021 48% year-on-year increase in freelancers that registered on PeoplePerHour in 2021 84% of businesses believe freelancers can make a positive difference to their business 45% of small businesses are focused on quality over co…

Introducing our new payments process for freelancers

We’ve updated the way we pay our freelancers to make it clearer and easier to know when you’ll be able to access your funds. We understand that planning your finances isn’t easy, so we’ve made these changes to make it as simple as possible for you to know when your funds will be available to […] The…

Freelancer payments processing

At PeoplePerHour, we take pride in our high level of customer service and listening to our community’s feedback. Over the past few days, some of our freelance community have mentioned that they’ve noticed their payment processing is taking longer than usual. To help clear any misunderstanding, we wa…

7 cost-efficient tips to get SEO right for your small business

Running a small business isn’t easy. In fact, around 20% of new businesses fail within the first two years.  On top of everything else, there’s SEO to think about. And for most people, that sends a shiver down their spine. But a strong SEO strategy can be the difference between your business failing…
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PeoplePerHour Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was PeoplePerHour founded?

    PeoplePerHour was founded in 2007.

  • Who are PeoplePerHour key executives?

    PeoplePerHour's key executives are Xenios Thrasyvoulou, Lucinda Bianchi and Paul Kelly.

  • How many employees does PeoplePerHour have?

    PeoplePerHour has 3,291 employees.

  • Who are PeoplePerHour competitors?

    Competitors of PeoplePerHour include Freelancer, Fiverr and Upwork.

  • Where is PeoplePerHour headquarters?

    PeoplePerHour headquarters is located at 16 Great Chapel St, West End, London.

  • Where are PeoplePerHour offices?

    PeoplePerHour has offices in London and Athens.

  • How many offices does PeoplePerHour have?

    PeoplePerHour has 2 offices.