The Gig Economy refers to the idea of an economy in which companies rely less on full-time employees, but get the work done by using independent self-employed specialists who provide their expertise or working time on a project-oriented basis.


The author is a manager in the software industry with international expertise: Authorized officer at one of the large consulting firms - Responsible for setting up an IT development center at the Bangalore offshore location - Director M&A at a software company in Berlin.