The Ocean Cleanup Overview

  • Founded
  • 2013
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 203
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Undetermined
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $3.81M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 7

The Ocean Cleanup General Information


Provider of plastic removal services intended to rid the world's oceans of plastic. The company's services mainly focus on specializing in developing technologies to aid in extracting, preventing, and intercepting ocean-borne plastic pollution, enabling people around the world to go towards a sustainable future through their contribution to the environment.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Environmental Services (B2B)
Primary Office
  • Batavierenstraat 15
  • 4-7th floor
  • 3014 JH Rotterdam
  • Netherlands
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The Ocean Cleanup Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Undetermined 01-Mar-2019 $3.81M 0000 Completed Startup
4. Grant 05-May-2017 000.00 00.000 Completed Startup
3. Grant 08-Jun-2016 00.000 00.000 Completed Startup
2. Grant 15-Sep-2014 $2.2M $6.19M Completed Startup
1. Equity Crowdfunding 01-Feb-2013 $6.19M $6.19M Completed Startup
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The Ocean Cleanup Executive Team (11)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Lonneke Holierhoek Chief Operating Officer
Jacob Fonteijne Managing Director
Dan Leahy Chief Development Officer
Femke Hoes Legal and Finance Coordinator
Boyan Slat Founder & Chief Executive Officer
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The Ocean Cleanup Board Members (9)

Name Representing Role Since
Bert Bruggeman Self Chairman 000 0000
Boyan Slat The Ocean Cleanup Founder & Chief Executive Officer 000 0000
Chris Vorm The Ocean Cleanup Supervisory Board Member 000 0000
Feike Sijbesma Self Supervisory Board Member 000 0000
Frederik Gerner Self Supervisory Board Member 000 0000
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The Ocean Cleanup Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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The Ocean Cleanup Investors (7)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Julius Baer Group Investment Bank 000 0000 000000 0
Koninklijke DSM Corporation 000 0000 000000 0
Lynne Benioff Angel (individual) 000 0000 000000 0
Marc Benioff Angel (individual) 000 0000 000000 0
Peter Thiel Angel (individual) 000 0000 000000 0
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