Hyperconnect Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2014

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 300

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $1.75B

Hyperconnect General Information

Description

Developer of a cloud-based mobile communication and social entertainment platform designed to connect people through shared interests. The company's platform leverages artificial intelligence and machine learning technology and offers social discovery products including real-time video chat applications and a social live-streaming platform, enabling users to seamlessly interact, network, and experience new cultures.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Communication Software
Other Industries
Social/Platform Software
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 20th Floor, ASEM Tower, 517
  • Yeongdong-daero, Gangnam-gu
  • Seoul, Gangnam-gu
  • South Korea

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Hyperconnect Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Merger/Acquisition 17-Jun-2021 $1.75B 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC 31-Aug-2020 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 17-Nov-2015 $8.6M $10.6M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 25-Dec-2014 $2M $2M Completed Generating Revenue
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Hyperconnect Comparisons

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Hyperconnect Competitors (31)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Viber Media Corporate Backed or Acquired Luxembourg, Luxembourg 000 000000&0
Imo (Communication Software) Venture Capital-Backed Palo Alto, CA 00 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
X Corp. Private Equity-Backed San Francisco, CA 0000 00.000 000000&0
Hike Venture Capital-Backed New Delhi, India 000 00000 00000000000 00000
WeChat Corporation Shenzhen, China 0000
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Hyperconnect Patents

Hyperconnect Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
JP-7157194-B2 Mediation method and computer readable recording medium Active 03-Mar-2020 000000000 0
JP-7144479-B2 Terminal and operation method thereof Active 21-Feb-2020 000000000 0
JP-7145995-B2 Terminal and method of operation Active 31-Jan-2020 00000000000 00
JP-7125688-B2 Terminal and method of operation thereof Active 01-Oct-2019 00000000000 0
JP-7116124-B2 Video call mediating apparatus, method and computer readable recording medium thereof Active 29-Jul-2019 H04N7/147 0
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Hyperconnect Executive Team (8)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Samuel Ahn Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Linda Kim Chief Operating Officer
Hyun-tek Yong Co-Founder, Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer
Junghoon Kim Chief Business Officer
Seungwon Kim Head, Finance
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Hyperconnect 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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Hyperconnect Former Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Altos Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Korea Investment Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
SoftBank Ventures Asia Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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