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Acast

Acast
2014 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
101-200 EMPLOYEES
Later Stage VC LATEST DEAL TYPE
11 INVESTORS
Description

Developer of a curated mobile platform designed to facilitate on-demand audio and podcasts. The company's platform provides a multidimensional and social application that offers advanced sound experience, as well as connects listeners, podcast creators and advertisers in a fully integrated, one-stop shop, enabling users to discover podcasts through friends and recommendations and experience them.

Website
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Entertainment Software
Other Industries
Application Software
Primary Office
  • Kungsgatan 12
  • 111 35 Stockholm
  • Sweden
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Acast Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
9. Later Stage VC 01-Jan-2019 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Later Stage VC (Series C) 05-Dec-2018 0000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Early Stage VC (Series B) 20-Sep-2017 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Grant 03-Jul-2017 00.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC 04-May-2017 00.000 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC 01-Jan-2016 00.000 0000 Completed Startup
3. Early Stage VC 23-Dec-2015 00.000 00.00 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 18-May-2015 $5M $5M Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 10-Feb-2014 Completed Startup
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Acast Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
RadioPublic Venture Capital-Backed Somerville, MA 00 00.000 00000000000 00.000
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Berlin, Germany 000 00000 0&0
00000000 00000 Corporation White Plains, NY
000000000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 0 0000 000000&0 0000
00000000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 00000 0000000000 0 00000
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Acast Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 25-Apr-2019 000000000000000000 Business/Productivity Software
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Acast Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
00000 Business/Productivity Software New York, NY 0000
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Acast Investors (11)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Evli Growth Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Ekonomi och Teknik Förlag Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Första AP-fonden Limited Partner Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Communications Network International Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Inbox Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Acast Executive Team (10)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Ross Adams Chief Executive Officer
Johan Billgren Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Markus Ahlstrand Co-Founder and Chief Architect
Karl Rosander Co-Founder
Måns Ulvestam Co-Founder

5 Former Executives

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Acast Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
Hjalmar Didrikson Alfven & Didrikson Chairman 000 0000

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