38 relations: Accel-KKR, Atlassian, BlaBlaCar, Braintree (company), China, Cloudera, Deliveroo, DJI (company), Dropbox (service), Etsy, Europe, Facebook, Flipkart, GoFundMe, Growth capital, India, International Data Group, Israel, Jet.com, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, London, Louis Pasteur, Lynda.com, Naspers, Palo Alto, California, Privately held company, Qualtrics, San Francisco, Slack Technologies, Spotify, Startup company, Supercell (video game company), Tencent, United States, Vectra Networks Inc., Venmo, Venture capital, Vox Media.
Accel-KKR is a technology-focused private equity firm with $4 billion in capital under management.
Atlassian Corporation Plc is an Australian enterprise software company that develops products for software developers, project managers, and content management.
BlaBlaCar is an online marketplace for carpooling.
Braintree, a division of PayPal, is a company based in Chicago that specializes in mobile and web payment systems for e-commerce companies.
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.
Cloudera, Inc. is a United States-based software company that provides Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark-based software, support and services, and training to business customers.
Roofoods Ltd. is a British online food delivery company founded in 2013 by Americans Will Shu and Greg Orlowski.
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Dropbox is a file hosting service operated by American company Dropbox, Inc., headquartered in San Francisco, California, that offers cloud storage, file synchronization, personal cloud, and client software.
Etsy is an e-commerce website focused on handmade or vintage items and supplies, as well as unique factory-manufactured items.
Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.
Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California.
Flipkart Pvt Ltd. is an Indian electronic commerce company based in Bengaluru, India. Founded by Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal (no relation) in 2007, the company initially focused on book sales, before expanding into other product categories such as consumer electronics, fashion, and lifestyle products. The service competes primarily with Amazon's Indian subsidiary, and the domestic rival Snapdeal. As of 2017, Flipkart held a 39.5% market share of India's e-commerce industry. Flipkart is significantly dominant in the sale of apparel (a position that was bolstered by its acquisitions of Myntra and Jabong.com), and was described as being "neck and neck" with Amazon in the sale of electronics and mobile phones. Flipkart also owns PhonePe, a mobile payments service based on the Unified Payments Interface (UPI). In May 2018, U.S.-based retail chain Walmart announced its intent to acquire a 77% controlling stake in Flipkart for $16 billion USD, subject to regulatory approval. The deal is expected to close by the end of the year.
GoFundMe is a crowdfunding platform that allows people to raise money for events ranging from life events such as celebrations and graduations to challenging circumstances like accidents and illnesses.
Growth capital (also called expansion capital and growth equity) is a type of private equity investment, usually a minority investment, in relatively mature companies that are looking for capital to expand or restructure operations, enter new markets or finance a significant acquisition without a change of control of the business.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
International Data Group, Inc. (IDG) is a Chinese-owned, American-based media, data and marketing services and venture capital organization.
Israel, officially the State of Israel, is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.
Jet.com is an American e-commerce company headquartered in Hoboken, New Jersey.
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London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Louis Pasteur (December 27, 1822 – September 28, 1895) was a French biologist, microbiologist and chemist renowned for his discoveries of the principles of vaccination, microbial fermentation and pasteurization.
lynda.com is an American online education company offering video courses taught by industry experts in software, creative, and business skills.
Naspers is a broad-based multinational internet and media group, offering services in more than 130 countries.
Palo Alto is a charter city located in the northwest corner of Santa Clara County, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area of the United States.
A privately held company, private company, or close corporation is a business company owned either by non-governmental organizations or by a relatively small number of shareholders or company members which does not offer or trade its company stock (shares) to the general public on the stock market exchanges, but rather the company's stock is offered, owned and traded or exchanged privately.
Qualtrics is a privately held experience management company, with co-headquarters in Provo, Utah and Seattle, Washington, in the United States.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
Slack Technologies, Inc. (originally Tiny Speck) is an American software company founded in 2009 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Spotify Technology SA is a Swedish entertainment company founded by Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon.
A startup company (startup or start-up) is an entrepreneurial venture which is typically a newly emerged business that aims to meet a marketplace need by developing a viable business model around a product, service, process or a platform.
Supercell Oy (commonly known as simply Supercell) is a mobile game development company based in Helsinki, Finland.
Tencent Holdings Limited is a Chinese multinational investment holding conglomerate whose subsidiaries specialize in various Internet-related services and products, entertainment, artificial intelligence and technology both in China and globally.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
Vectra Networks applies artificial intelligence to detect and respond to cyberattacks in real time.
Venmo is a mobile payment service owned by PayPal.
Venture capital (VC) is a type of private equity, a form of financing that is provided by firms or funds to small, early-stage, emerging firms that are deemed to have high growth potential, or which have demonstrated high growth (in terms of number of employees, annual revenue, or both).
Vox Media is an American digital media company founded on July 14, 2005 as SportsBlogs Inc.