Freelancer Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2009

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 2,974


  • Stock Symbol
  • FLN

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 21

  • Share Price
  • $0.14
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Freelancer General Information


Freelancer Ltd is engaged in freelancing, outsourcing services, and crowdsourcing marketplace. It offers software development, writing, data entry, and design services. The company is organized into two operating segments: Online marketplace which also generates key revenue, and Online payment services. The company operates predominantly in Australia, where majority of the online revenues and expenses are incurred.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Freelancer Australia Pty Limited, GetAFreelancer
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
BPO/Outsource Services
Other Industries
Social/Platform Software
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • Level 37 Grosvenor Place
  • 225 George Street
  • Sydney, New South Wales 2000
  • Australia
+61 0141 000 000

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Freelancer Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$0.14 $0.13 $0.11 - $0.19 $61.3M 451M 46.4K

Freelancer Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 57,004 57,004 70,978 176,990
Revenue 35,397 35,397 38,550 43,072
EBITDA 4,328 4,328 (695) 2,821
Net Income 125 125 (3,749) (1,693)
Total Assets 60,420 60,420 66,020 76,353
Total Debt 11,684 11,684 14,424 15,884
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Freelancer Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Freelancer Comparisons

HQ Location
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Freelancer Competitors (12)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Upwork Global Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 000000000 00000
Fiverr Formerly VC-backed Tel Aviv, Israel 000 00000 00000000 00000 Formerly Angel backed Pittsburgh, PA 000 00000 00000000000 00000
Capital Numbers Corporation Kolkata, India 000 Corporate Backed or Acquired London, United Kingdom 000 000000&0
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Freelancer Patents

Freelancer Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-10977639-B2 Adaptive gateway switching system Active 25-Jan-2016 0000000000 000
US-20170213204-A1 Adaptive gateway switching system Active 25-Jan-2016 000000000 0
US-20210192488-A1 Adaptive gateway switching system Inactive 25-Jan-2016 0000000000 00
US-20210142287-A1 Device for selectively engaging a software service via a distributed computing environment Inactive 19-Apr-2010 0000000000
US-20120095908-A1 Distributed computing for engaging software services Inactive 19-Apr-2010 G06Q10/06 0
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Freelancer Executive Team (15)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Neil Katz Chief Financial Officer
Joe Griston Director, People & Talent
Sebastián Siseles JD Vice President, International
Adam Byrnes Vice President of Product and Growth
Matt Barrie Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
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Freelancer Board Members (3)

Name Representing Role Since
Darren Williams Ph.D Freelancer Board Member 000 0000
Matt Barrie Self Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Chairman 000 0000
Simon Clausen Startive Ventures Non-Executive Director 000 0000
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Freelancer Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Freelancer Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Freelancer Investments & Acquisitions (21)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Freightlancer 20-Nov-2018 0000000000 Logistics 03-May-2018 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 0000 0000
Nubelo Solutions 13-Dec-2016 0000000000 Human Capital Services 02-Nov-2015 0000000000 00.00 Other Financial Services 0000 0000 24-Mar-2015 Merger/Acquisition Media and Information Services (B2B) 0000 0000
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Freelancer Subsidiaries (6)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Freightlancer Logistics Sydney, Australia 2016 Internet Software Sydney, Australia 0000 Other Financial Services San Francisco, CA 0000
Warrior Forum Social/Platform Software Sydney, Australia 0000
Freelancer Hong Kong (China) BPO/Outsource Services Hong Kong, Hong Kong
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Freelancer ESG

Peers Analysis

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Freelancer FAQs

  • When was Freelancer founded?

    Freelancer was founded in 2009.

  • Who is the founder of Freelancer?

    Matt Barrie is the founder of Freelancer.

  • Who is the CEO of Freelancer?

    Matt Barrie is the CEO of Freelancer.

  • Where is Freelancer headquartered?

    Freelancer is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

  • What is the size of Freelancer?

    Freelancer has 2,974 total employees.

  • What industry is Freelancer in?

    Freelancer’s primary industry is BPO/Outsource Services.

  • Is Freelancer a private or public company?

    Freelancer is a Public company.

  • What is Freelancer’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Freelancer is FLN.

  • What is the current stock price of Freelancer?

    As of 14-Jun-2024 the stock price of Freelancer is $0.14.

  • What is the current market cap of Freelancer?

    The current market capitalization of Freelancer is $61.3M.

  • What is Freelancer’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Freelancer is $35.4M.

  • Who are Freelancer’s competitors?

    Upwork Global, Fiverr,, Capital Numbers, and are some of the 12 competitors of Freelancer.

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