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World of Books

World of Books
2002 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
401-500 EMPLOYEES
Buyout/LBO LATEST DEAL TYPE
1 FINANCING ROUNDS
Description

Retailer of second-hand books. The company buys used books from charities and sells them through its website and other online platforms such as Amazon and EBay.

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Specialty Retail
Other Industries
Internet Retail
Primary Office
  • Mulberry House
  • Woods Way
  • Goring By Sea BN12 4QY
  • England, United Kingdom

+44 01903 000000

World of Books Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Post-Val Valuation/
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Debt Status

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World of Books Investors

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World of Books Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Stephen Boobyer Board Member, Chief Executive Officer and Secretary
Simon Downes Chief Technology Officer
Arthur Maxfield Co-Founder & International Development Director
Ben Maxfield Board Member, Co-Founder & Director of Operations

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World of Books Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
000 00000000 World of Books Board Member, Co-Founder & Director of Operations 000 0000
00000 0000000 Bridges Fund Management Board Member 000 0000
0000000 00000 World of Books Chairman 000 0000
000000 0000000 Bridges Fund Management Board Member 000 0000
0000000 0000000 World of Books Board Member, Chief Executive Officer and Secretary 000 0000

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