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Connect with Stephane Kasriel,

Tech entrepreneur, CEO and investor (previously CEO @ Upwork)

from San Francisco, United States

Connect with Stephane Kasriel,

Tech entrepreneur, CEO and investor (previously CEO @ Upwork)

from San Francisco, United States

Introduction

Headline:

Tech entrepreneur, CEO and investor (previously CEO @ Upwork)

I am a(n):

Future of Work Visionary | Former Global Head of PayPal Consumer Products | Former Global Head of PayPal Mobile Business Development | Former Managing Director of PayPal France | former CEO of Upwork

I am the go-to for:

Staffing, innovation, building distributed tech teams, technical careers, freelancing, future of work, entrepreneurship and online marketplaces / platform strategy

What I do:

Stephane, former CEO of Upwork (NASDAQ: UPWK), is a future of work visionary. He led the company’s product and engineering teams before ascending to become CEO, driving the company’s innovation and growth through its IPO in 2018 and as a public company CEO for the following 4 quarters.

Stephane has played key roles in organizations including the World Economic Forum and the California Governor’s Future of Work Commission, and had his commentary appear in outlets including Harvard Business Review, CNBC and Fortune. He is passionate about helping the company fulfill its mission of creating economic opportunity so people have better lives.

Prior to Upwork, Stephane was Global Head of PayPal Consumer Products, Global Head of PayPal Mobile Business Development and Managing Director of PayPal France, held leadership roles at pioneering companies including Fireclick, Work4, and Zong, and was a founder of Fireclick and iFeelGoods.

Stephane holds an MBA from INSEAD, Master’s from Stanford in Computer Science and a BS from Ecole Polytechnique in France.

Services

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Offer

My Offer:

I am here to open myself up to entrepreneurs who want and need help moving their businesses forward.

Note: There are far fewer things I enjoy more than helping entrepreneurs succeed.

My ideal target audience:

First-time founders or repeat founders who are SERIOUS and who are looking to run their ideas, pitch, vision by a very experienced investor.

SERIOUS = You are ready to commit the next 10 years of your life to the project you are working on.

Reach out if you want to:

  • Ask me where I think the future of work is going and have a bit of a conversation around it.
  • Talk about your business and get my realtime feedback.
  • Ask me anything about staffing, innovation, building distributed tech teams, technical careers, freelancing, future of work, entrepreneurship and online marketplaces/platform strategy.
  • Brainstorm an element of your business model out together and get my perspective.
  • Review your full investment deck, slide by slide and get my realtime feedback.
  • Ask me about my personal and professional experiences directly.

Feel free to also book a session if you want to ask me about:

What I am currently working on

Industry trends, insights, observations & opinions

My current role & responsibilities

My day-to-day

My salary, rates, income & benefits

My education, training & qualifications

My biggest challenges, successes, failures & lessons learned

What success means to me

How I got to where I am today

What I enjoy most/least about my career

What it is like working for my company & why I chose to work there

What it is like to live and work in my city

Recommendations for anyone entering my career or industry

Recommended books, articles, blogs, conferences, tools, apps, etc.

Whose content do I consume regularly

Daily practices, habits, and strategies

Issues I care most about right now and why

My values, beliefs, philosophies and/or political views

My love story

About

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Portfolio

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The Upwork story: Scaling freelancing with Stephane Kasriel, CEO

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