Founded in 2018, Deel is a leading global compliance and payroll platform that enables companies to hire anybody, anywhere. Deel worldwide customers include names like Coinbase, Intercom and Shopify, and are represented by more than 150 countries.
The business started on Letsdeel.com. Whoxy data shows that in 2018 the domain Deel.com was owned by Latvian-based company SIA Bouns. It is not unusual for startups to use alternative domain names when taking their company out in the world for the first time.
Deel has raised $629 million in six rounds of investment, reaching Unicorn status. The company has recently invested in the EBM (exact brand match) domain name Deel.com, upgrading from Letsdell.com, and revealed another $50 million in venture funding, bringing its total funding amount to $679 million.
The acquisition of Deel.com was mentioned on Twitter by Alex Bouaziz, CEO & Co-Founder of Deel.
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The company also acquired Deel.co, both domains are currently being referred to Letsdeel.com.
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