TaskUs inks deal with Australian online lending firm

Customer support outsourcing firm TaskUs announced that it has signed a deal with Nimble, an Australian online lending company, to provide 24/7 customer support. In a statement, TaskUs said it will provide round-the-clock customer support for Nimble from its facility in the Philippines. TaskUs also announced plans to grow operations in Australia by setting up a Melbourne-based sales office. Nimble’s head of operations, Andrew Kirkwood, said its partnership with TaskUs allows the company to assist customers 24 hours a day 7 days a week in a state of the art facility in the Philippines. The California-headquartered TaskUs, which owns and operates five centers in the Philippines, supports more than 200 customers since 2008.