Upwork Global Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2014

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 800

Employees

  • Stock Symbol
  • UPWK

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 7

  • Share Price
  • $10.39
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Upwork Global General Information

Description

Upwork Inc is a United States-based company that operates an online marketplace that enables businesses to find and work with skilled independent professionals. The company develops platform for hiring and freelancing purposes. Its products offering include Upwork Basic, Upwork Plus, Upwork Business, Upwork Enterprise, and Upwork Payroll. The business generates revenue from Talent and Clients across the USA, India, the Philippines and the rest of the world. Substantial income is derived from providing services to clients.

Contact Information

Website
www.upwork.com
Formerly Known As
Elance-oDesk
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Human Capital Services
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Social/Platform Software
Stock Exchange
NAS
Corporate Office
  • 475 Brannan Street
  • Suite 430
  • San Francisco, CA 94107
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

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Upwork Global Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$10.39 $10.43 $8.49 - $16.36 $1.38B 133M 1.98M $0.36

Upwork Global Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 1,502,196 1,837,634 1,278,004 4,268,521
Revenue 719,215 689,136 618,318 502,797
EBITDA 57,073 61,595 (78,213) (42,312)
Net Income 48,162 46,887 (89,885) (56,240)
Total Assets 1,000,819 1,037,541 1,080,245 1,081,061
Total Debt 366,773 367,862 581,940 584,367
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Upwork Global Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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Upwork Global Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
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Price
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Upwork Global Comparisons

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Industry
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Financing
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Upwork Global Competitors (11)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Freelancer Formerly VC-backed Sydney, Australia 0000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Guru.com Formerly Angel backed Pittsburgh, PA 000 00000 00000000000 00000
Toptal Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 0000 00.000 000000000 00.000
Fiverr Formerly VC-backed Tel Aviv, Israel 000 00000 00000000 00000
MBO Partners Private Equity-Backed Ashburn, VA 000 00000 0000000 0000 00000
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Upwork Global Patents

Upwork Global Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20220327663-A1 Video super-resolution using deep neural networks Pending 13-Apr-2021 0000000000
US-10489745-B1 Apparatus, system and method of clustering clients based on their hiring criteria in a job marketplace Active 07-Aug-2014 00000000000 00
US-10430763-B1 Apparatus, method and system for classifying freelancers Active 20-Feb-2014 00000000000 00
US-11188876-B1 Matching method of providing personalized recommendations and a system thereof Active 15-Mar-2013 00000000000 000
US-9842312-B1 Digital workroom Active 19-Feb-2010 G06Q10/103 000
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Upwork Global Executive Team (25)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Hayden Brown Chief Executive Officer, Board Member & President
Brian Kinion Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Chief Accounting Officer, Accounting
Erica Gessert Chief Financial Officer, Finance
Olivier Marie Chief Accounting Officer, Accounting & Treasurer, Finance
Melissa Waters Chief Marketing Officer, Marketing
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Upwork Global Board Members (11)

Name Representing Role Since
Anilu Vazquez-Ubarri JD Self Board Member 000 0000
Elizabeth Nelson Elance Board Member 000 0000
Gary Steele Self Board Member 000 0000
Gregory Gretsch Jackson Square Ventures Board Member 000 0000
Hayden Brown Upwork Global Chief Executive Officer, Board Member & President 000 0000
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Upwork Global Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Upwork Global Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Upwork Global Investments & Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Headroom 29-Nov-2023 0000000000 Communication Software 000000 00
A.Team 17-May-2022 00000 0000 0000 Business/Productivity Software
disruptED 01-Jul-2020 00000 0000 Educational Software
Hyperscience 16-Jan-2019 00000 0000 0000 Business/Productivity Software
Elance 18-Dec-2013 Merger of Equals 00000 Human Capital Services
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Upwork Global ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated October, 01, 2023

18.47 | Low Risk

Risk Scale

A lower score indicates better sustainability

Negl

0-10

Low

10-20

Med

20-30

High

30-40

Severe

40+

Exposure

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Management

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Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.

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Upwork Global FAQs

  • When was Upwork Global founded?

    Upwork Global was founded in 2014.

  • Who is the founder of Upwork Global?

    Stratis Karamanlakis and Odysseas Tsatalos Ph.D are the founders of Upwork Global.

  • Who is the CEO of Upwork Global?

    Hayden Brown is the CEO of Upwork Global.

  • Where is Upwork Global headquartered?

    Upwork Global is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

  • What is the size of Upwork Global?

    Upwork Global has 800 total employees.

  • What industry is Upwork Global in?

    Upwork Global’s primary industry is Human Capital Services.

  • Is Upwork Global a private or public company?

    Upwork Global is a Public company.

  • What is Upwork Global’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Upwork Global is UPWK.

  • What is the current stock price of Upwork Global?

    As of 14-Jun-2024 the stock price of Upwork Global is $10.39.

  • What is the current market cap of Upwork Global?

    The current market capitalization of Upwork Global is $1.38B.

  • What is Upwork Global’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Upwork Global is $719M.

  • Who are Upwork Global’s competitors?

    Freelancer, Guru.com, Toptal, Fiverr, and MBO Partners are some of the 11 competitors of Upwork Global.

  • What is Upwork Global’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Upwork Global’s EPS for 12 months was $0.36.

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