UK-based Outsized Secures an unidentified sum in funding from a Series A round. Adrian Durham joined the discussion, which had been dominated by Knife Capital.
The company is considering using the money to expand geographically, hire more employees, and accelerate up product development. Outsized, a talent-on-demand platform for independent professionals run by Niclas Thelander and Anurag Bhalla, enables large enterprise clients and consulting companies in Asia-Pacific, Africa, and the Middle East to set up flexible workforce models.
The business provides companies with access to a selected network of 25,000 experts through its AI-powered platform, providing agile workforce solutions in the market.
For major business customers and consulting firms in Asia-Pacific, Africa, and the Middle East, Outsized is a talent-on-demand platform. They focus on full-time contracts, either onsite or remote, with a typical duration of 1 to 12 months.
They serve a wide range of flexible talent needs for their clients. Recent examples include business analysts, data scientists, actuaries, consultants for digital transformation, program and project managers, and consultants in strategy.
Outsized assist our talent’s improving so they can charge fairly and have a better chance of getting their ideal assignments. Their members also get membership to a private community where they can network with others and experts, participate in live events, and find team members for initiatives.
Their clients AND our talent are essential to us. Therefore, we take satisfaction in not only working with great clients that pay independent talent fairly, but also in ensuring that each member of our ecosystem is excellent at what they do.