Joe GristonDirector, Freelancer.com
Joe Griston is the Director of People & Talent at Freelancer.com. He has scaled the employee numbers and global office locations of the company whilst establishing a culture that ensures both Freelancer.com and its staff thrive and prosper. Joe has recently returned to London from Sydney to drive the growth of Freelancer.com across Europe.
After starting his career as part of the first programming team for BAA in the United Kingdom, Joe then assisted in establishing Centre4 Testing, one of the world‘s premier software testing organisations providing specialist quality assurance resources and consultancy services into the UK and European markets. After enjoying 8 successful years in London he moved to Australia in early 2010 and has since been concentrating on delivering talent solutions across the Australian and Asia-Pacific market.
Joe holds a degree in Computer Science from Liverpool John Moores University.