Merlin Entertainments Overview

  • Founded
  • 1999

Founded
  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 20,000

Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt

  • Financing Rounds
  • 17

  • Investments
  • 16

Merlin Entertainments General Information

Description

Operator of entertainment centers, amusement parks and entertainment options intended to offer amusement leisure facilities. The company primarily operates theme parks and has three business segments: Midway Attractions, LEGOLAND Parks, and Resort Theme Parks, The Midway Attractions segment, which accounts for the largest percentage of revenue, operates 100 attractions globally that are typically smaller, indoor venues, include Madame Tussauds, The London Eye, and the London Dungeon, The LEGOLAND segment operates several large LEGO-based theme parks around the world, The Resort Theme Park segment operates other large, outdoor entertainment-based attractions, enabling visitors to enjoy their free time.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Leisure Facilities
Other Industries
Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure
Primary Office
  • Link House
  • 25 West Street
  • Poole BH15 1LD
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

Merlin Entertainments Timeline

2020202120222023
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Merlin Entertainments Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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Merlin Entertainments Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
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Merlin Entertainments Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Six Flags Theme Parks Corporation Arlington, TX 00000 00000 000000 - 000 00000
00000 0000 0000000 Corporation Sandusky, OH 00000 00.000 000000&0
0000 000é000 Private Equity-Backed Hauts-de-France, France 000 000.00 0000000 0000
0000 000000 & 0000 Private Equity-Backed Dallas, TX 0000 000000000000
000 0000 00000 Private Equity-Backed Boca Raton, FL 000 000000000000
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Merlin Entertainments Executive Team (19)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Scott O'Neil Chief Executive Officer
Alistair Windybank Chief Financial Officer
John Jakobsen Chief Operating Officer, LEGOLAND Resorts Group
Fiona Eastwood Chief Operating Officer, Midway Attractions Group
Justin Platt Chief Strategy Officer
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Merlin Entertainments Board Members (18)

Name Representing Role Since
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Merlin Entertainments Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Merlin Entertainments Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Merlin Entertainments Investments & Acquisitions (16)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 00000000 28-Apr-2022 0000000000 Leisure Facilities 000 00000
0000000 00000 02-Feb-2022 0000000000 Movies, Music and Entertainment 0000 0000
0000000 00000 21-Jun-2016 000000000 Leisure Facilities
000 000 00000 25-Feb-2016 000000000 000.00 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure 000 00000
Turkuazoo 23-Sep-2013 Corporate Asset Purchase Buildings and Property
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Merlin Entertainments Subsidiaries (6)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
SeaLife Helsinki Leisure Facilities Helsinki, Finland 2002
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000 0000 000000 00 Other Commercial Products London, United Kingdom 0000
0000000 00000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Uxbridge, United Kingdom 0000
000000000 Hotels and Resorts Verona, Italy 0000
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