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Upwork  (Stock symbol: UPWK ) Merged with oDesk (2013  amount undisclosed )

475 Brannan Street #175
San Francisco, CA 94107
USA
(650) 316-7500
Website Company Summary Management Team
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Beerud Sheth (Upwork Founder) Gary Steele (Proofpoint CEO/Chairman) Fabio Rosati (Upwork Former CEO) Paul Hsiao (NEA Partner) Dan Marriott (Stripes Group) Raymond J Lane (Kleiner Perkins);  Lawrence D Lenihan (Pequot Ventures (FirstMark Capital));  Chip Linehan (NEA)
Former outside board: John Doerr (Kleiner Perkins) Eric Roach (Roach Capital Partners)
Former advisory board: Rob Chestnut (Chegg Chairman)
Company

Business description: Upwork is the world’s work marketplace. We serve everyone from one-person startups to over 30% of the Fortune 100 with a powerful, trust-driven platform that enables companies and talent to work together in new ways that unlock their potential. Our talent community earned over $3.3 billion on Upwork in 2021 across more than 10,000 skills in categories including website & app development, creative & design, customer support, finance & accounting, consulting, and operations.
Customers include: Adobe SystemsHandspringMotorola ;  Click Commerce ;  Tennessee Valley Authority
Partners include: ActuateAdobe SystemsATandTBank of AmericaBEA SystemsConcentric NetworkeBayEDSFedExHandspringIBMImpresseIntuitMercury InteractiveMicrosoftNovellOracleRed HatSAP Labs U.S.SquareTradeSun MicrosystemsVeritas TechnologiesViacom;  About.com;  AP;  Bus Week;  Comensura;  Corel;  JournyX;  Metasys;  mybizoffice;  SunTone Certified;  USSearch;  WhitePajama
Capital

Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Oct 2014   Feb 2004
Capital raised: 124.8M
Last Round: 30.0M
Ownership: Merged with oDesk (2013  amount undisclosed ) Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: UPWK

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Overview
Record updated: Jul 2022
Sector: Internet
Year Founded: 1998
Headcount: 10001-25000 as of Jul 2022
Rounds: 6
Recent Fundings: Oct 2014   Feb 2004
Capital Raised: 124.8M
Last Round: 30.0M
Ownership: Merged with oDesk (2013  amount undisclosed ) Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: UPWK