World of Books Overview

  • Founded
  • 2005
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 500
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO
  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

World of Books General Information

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.

Contact Information

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
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World of Books Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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World of Books Executive Team (10)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Graham Bell Chief Executive Officer
Daniel Guttridge Finance Director
Simon Downes Co-Founder & Board Member
Arthur Maxfield Co-Founder
Ben Maxfield Co-Founder
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World of Books Board Members (7)

Name Representing Role Since
00000 0000000 Bridges Fund Management Board Member 000 0000
000000 0000000 Bridges Fund Management Board Member 000 0000
00000 000000 World of Books Co-Founder & Board Member 000 0000
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World of Books Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-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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World of Books Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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