WeTransfer Overview

  • Founded
  • 2009
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 200
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series B
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $39M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 3

WeTransfer General Information


Developer of a cloud-based file transfer platform designed to offer an effortless transfer of ideas from one creative mind to many. The company's platform facilitates online media exchange, transferring password protected files, and also helps to resend, forward, or delete transfers, enabling users to transmit files that are too large to be sent as email attachments.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Social Content
Application Software
Primary Office
  • Willem Fenengastraat 19
  • 1096 BL Amsterdam
  • Netherlands
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WeTransfer Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Later Stage VC (Series B) 19-Aug-2019 $39M 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Later Stage VC (Series A) 17-Feb-2015 0000 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
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WeTransfer Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Business/Productivity Software
Amsterdam, Netherlands
200 As of 2021
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Ottawa, Canada
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Seoul, South Korea
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WeTransfer Competitors (10)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
FileCatalyst Private Equity-Backed Ottawa, Canada 00 000000000000
0000 00000000 Formerly VC-backed Seoul, South Korea 00 000 000000&0 000
000000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 0 00.000 0&0 00.000
000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Raleigh, NC 000 000000&0
000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Indianapolis, IN 00 00.000 000000 - 000 00.000
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WeTransfer Patents

WeTransfer Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20200242298-A1 Semantic slide autolayouts Pending 13-Nov-2017 0000000000
US-9965056-B2 Active stylus and control circuit thereof Active 02-Mar-2016 00000000000 00
US-20170255281-A1 Active stylus and control circuit thereof Granted 02-Mar-2016 00000000000 0
US-10521493-B2 Systems and methods for gesture-based formatting Active 06-Aug-2015 00000000000
US-20170039167-A1 Systems and methods for gesture-based formatting Granted 06-Aug-2015 G06F3/04883 0
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WeTransfer Executive Team (18)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Gordon Willoughby Chief Executive Officer
Melissa Nussbaum Chief Financial Officer
Bastiaan Terhorst Chief Technology Officer & Vice President, Engineering
Damian Bradfield Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer
Gwen Burbidge Chief Human Resources Officer
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WeTransfer Board Members (7)

Name Representing Role Since
Erik Huggers Self Supervisory Board Member 000 0000
Jonne De Leeuw HPE Growth Board Member 000 0000
Martha Lane Fox Self Chairman 000 0000
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WeTransfer 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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WeTransfer Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
HPE Growth Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Dutch Founders Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Highland Europe Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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WeTransfer Investments & Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 19-Dec-2018 00000 0000 00000 Application Software
0000000000 21-Aug-2018 0000000000 Multimedia and Design Software 000000 00
00000 000 01-Jan-2018 000000000 Buildings and Property
0000000 0000 09-Mar-2016 0000000000 Movies, Music and Entertainment 00000000
Pocket Anatomy 10-May-2014 Grant 000.00 Educational Software
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