IROKOtv Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2010

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 159


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Investors
  • 1

IROKOtv General Information


Operator of a video-on-demand platform intended to offer its customers spread throughout the region of Africa movie library. The company's platform facilitates online legal movie streaming of over films, videos, television soaps, and series, enabling users to get a range of entertainment in one platform.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Movies, Music and Entertainment
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 8 Adebayo Mokuolu Street, Anthony Village
  • Beside Newcastle Hotel
  • Lagos
  • Nigeria
+234 0909 000 0000

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IROKOtv Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Merger/Acquisition 15-Jul-2019 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Secondary Transaction - Private 00.00 000.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series E) 25-Jan-2016 0000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC 17-Dec-2013 000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC 31-Dec-2012 $15.8M $15.1M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC 01-Dec-2011 $80K $80K 00000 Completed Startup
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IROKOtv Comparisons

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Total Raised
Post Valuation
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IROKOtv Competitors (7)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
WeTV Formerly PE-Backed Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 000 0000 000000&0 0000
Amazon Studios Corporate Backed or Acquired Culver City, CA 000 000000&0
Showtime Networks Private Equity-Backed New York, NY 000000000000
Starz Venture Capital-Backed Englewood, CO 0000 00.000 00000 00000
Disney+Hotstar Corporate Backed or Acquired Mumbai, India 000 00000 000000&0
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IROKOtv Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Lauren Miller Chief Financial Officer
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IROKOtv Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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IROKOtv Former Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Kinnevik Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Rise Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Tiger Global Management Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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  • When was IROKOtv founded?

    IROKOtv was founded in 2010.

  • Who is the founder of IROKOtv?

    Jason Njoku and Bastian Gotter are the founders of IROKOtv.

  • Where is IROKOtv headquartered?

    IROKOtv is headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria.

  • What is the size of IROKOtv?

    IROKOtv has 159 total employees.

  • What industry is IROKOtv in?

    IROKOtv’s primary industry is Movies, Music and Entertainment.

  • Is IROKOtv a private or public company?

    IROKOtv is a Private company.

  • What is IROKOtv’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for IROKOtv is 00000.

  • How much funding has IROKOtv raised over time?

    IROKOtv has raised $42.1M.

  • Who are IROKOtv’s investors?

    Kinnevik, Rise Capital, and Tiger Global Management have invested in IROKOtv.

  • Who are IROKOtv’s competitors?

    WeTV, Amazon Studios, Showtime Networks, Starz, and Disney+Hotstar are some of the 7 competitors of IROKOtv.

  • When was IROKOtv acquired?

    IROKOtv was acquired on 15-Jul-2019.

  • Who acquired IROKOtv?

    IROKOtv was acquired by Canal+ Group.

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