Join us here for an exclusive Fireside Chat with Xenios Thrasyvoulou, the Founder and CEO of PeoplePerHour.
You’ll get an inspirational insight into the journey of PeoplePerHour, from the difficulties of founding a startup to the different challenges of scaling a business and gaining backing.
PeoplePerHour was founded in 2005 by Xenios Thrasyvoulou with the idea of an outsourcing service where Buyers can request a service and get a Seller's response rapidly to get the job done efficiently. With determination and passion, the company was able to raise a total of $10.5 million in 4 rounds, the last venture round dating back to 2012 ($3.2 million).
PeoplePerHour is a UK based company allowing freelancers to advertise their services on a website to prospective buyers. In the past 3 years, over 600,000 jobs were listed in 188 different countries, allowing PeoplePerHour's freelancers to earn over £40,000,000 combined.
Recently heard on BBC Radio, PeoplePerHour were among Forbes' "Five European Startups Changing The Way Businesses Work" in May 2016 and in various other articles.
Xenios’s Fireside Chat will focus on startups gaining a first-hand understanding of the challenges and learnings faced when starting a business up.