Karos Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2014

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 80

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $18.9M

  • Investors
  • 28

Karos General Information

Description

Operator of a carpooling platform designed to connect travelers with carpooling cabs around them. The company's platform is based on a mobile application that allows users to connect, schedule, modify, and manage carpooling trips, enabling users to reach their destination faster and save fuel and money.

Contact Information

Website
www.karos.fr
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Automotive
Other Industries
Road
Application Software
Corporate Office
  • 10 Rue De La Paix
  • 75002 Paris
  • France
+33 01 00 00 00 00

Karos Timeline

2021202220232024
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Karos Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
13. Later Stage VC 24-Nov-2023 $18.9M 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
12. Later Stage VC (Series B) 01-Mar-2021 00.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
11. Grant 01-Jan-2020 00.000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
10. Early Stage VC (Series A) 22-Mar-2018 00.000 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
9. Seed Round 01-Nov-2016 00000 00.000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Grant 17-Oct-2016 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Accelerator/Incubator 07-Jul-2016 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Grant 07-Dec-2015 00000 Completed Startup
5. Accelerator/Incubator $706K Completed Startup
4. Seed Round 01-Dec-2014 $623K $706K 00.000 Completed Startup
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Karos Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Ordinary 0,000 00.000000 0000.00 0000.00 00 0000.00 0.00
B Shares 0,000 00.000000 0000.00 0000.00 00 0000.00 0.000
Ordinary 00,000 00.000000 0000.0 0000.0 00 0000.0 00.000
A Shares 00,000 00.000000 0000.00 0000.00 00 0000.00 00.000
Ordinary 24,940 $1.209525 $218.24 $218.24 1x $218.24 24.59%
Ordinary 10,640 $1.209525 $56.84 $56.84 1x $56.84 10.49%
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Karos Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
Operator of a carpooling platform designed to connect travelers with carpooling cabs around them. The company's platform
Automotive
Paris, France
80 As of 2023
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London, United Kingdom
00 As of 0000
00.000
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Bengaluru, India
00000 As of 0000
00.00
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Karos Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
RideTandem Venture Capital-Backed London, United Kingdom 00 00.000 000000 - 000 00.000
Ola Venture Capital-Backed Bengaluru, India 00000 00.00 000000000 00.00
Careem Formerly VC-backed Dubai, United Arab Emirates 0000 00000 000000&0
Wheely Venture Capital-Backed London, United Kingdom 000 0000 00000000000 0000
FreeNow Venture Capital-Backed London, United Kingdom 0000 000.00 000000000000
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Karos Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Olivier Binet Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & President
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Karos Board Members (3)

Name Representing Role Since
Charles Egly Self Board Member 000 0000
Jean-Marc Bally Aster Capital Board Member 000 0000
Kerstin Bock Self Board Member & Advisor 000 0000
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Karos 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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Karos Investors (28)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Citizen Capital Impact Investing Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Ring Capital Impact Investing Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Mutuelle Assurance Commerçants et Industriels France Other Minority 000 0000 000000 0
European Innovation Council Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Aglaé Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Karos Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
goFLUX (Automotive) 06-Oct-2022 0000000000 Automotive 0000000 0
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Karos Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
goFLUX (Automotive) Automotive Cologne, Germany 0000
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Karos FAQs

  • When was Karos founded?

    Karos was founded in 2014.

  • Who is the founder of Karos?

    Olivier Binet and Tristan Croiset are the founders of Karos.

  • Who is the CEO of Karos?

    Olivier Binet is the CEO of Karos.

  • Where is Karos headquartered?

    Karos is headquartered in Paris, France.

  • What is the size of Karos?

    Karos has 80 total employees.

  • What industry is Karos in?

    Karos’s primary industry is Automotive.

  • Is Karos a private or public company?

    Karos is a Private company.

  • What is Karos’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Karos is 00000.

  • How much funding has Karos raised over time?

    Karos has raised $35.4M.

  • Who are Karos’s investors?

    Citizen Capital, Ring Capital, Mutuelle Assurance Commerçants et Industriels France, European Innovation Council Fund, and Aglaé Ventures are 5 of 28 investors who have invested in Karos.

  • Who are Karos’s competitors?

    RideTandem, Ola, Careem, Wheely, and FreeNow are some of the 8 competitors of Karos.

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