TaskUs Takes $15M In Funding

Santa Monica-based TaskUs, the startup led by Bryce Maddock which is the secret weapon behind the rising tide of on-demand and Internet startups, has raised $15M in a funding round, the company disclosed today. The funding came from Phillipnes-based private equity investor Navegar. The startup outsources all kinds of of the back office tasks required by high tech companies like, Expensify, Groupon, Uber, Tinder, and many others. Maddock starteed the company b ack in 2008, after figuring out that he could tap a well educated, English fluent workforce in the Philippines for those tasks.