PeoplePerHour Secures $3.2M From Index Ventures, New Hires, New iOS App

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http://techcrunch.com – Yesterday we saw the funding announcement of HandyBook, and it appears this whole area of booking labour fast is really starting to take off. PeoplePerHour, a sort of ‘European E-Lance’ emerged in 2008, scored a seed round then secured VC round from Index ventures. Now it’s announcing a further £2M ($3.2M) investment from Index, and boosting its management team with new appointments including CFO David Engel, former financial Director at Skype and Yahoo Europe. In addition it’s launched it own iPhone app has gone through some significant changes, launching a new websit (IT news)