PayU Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2002

Year Founded

  • Status
  • IPO Registration

  • Employees
  • 2,854


  • Latest Deal Type
  • IPO
  • (Announced)

PayU General Information


Developer of a global payment platform intended to allow merchants to accept payments in any market. The company's platform offers a wide range of common and alternative payment methods, enabling merchants to make hassle-free online payments.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
GECAD ePayment
Ownership Status
In IPO Registration
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Financial Software
Other Industries
Other Financial Services
Corporate Office
  • Gustav Mahlerplein 5
  • Symphony Offices
  • 1082 MS Amsterdam
  • Netherlands
+31 023 000 0000

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PayU Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. IPO 10-Oct-2023 Announced Generating Revenue
4. Merger/Acquisition 01-Aug-2023 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Merger/Acquisition 26-Mar-2021 Cancelled Generating Revenue
2. Merger/Acquisition 13-Oct-2010 $2M Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 01-Jan-2004 $2M $2M Completed Startup
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PayU Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Financial Software
Amsterdam, Netherlands
2,854 As of 2023


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San Francisco, CA
00000 As of 0000
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Amsterdam, Netherlands
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PayU Competitors (52)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Block Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 00000 00.00 000000000 00.00
Adyen Formerly VC-backed Amsterdam, Netherlands 0000 00.000 00000000000
Worldpay Private Equity-Backed Cincinnati, OH 0000 0000 000000000000 0000
Skrill Formerly PE-Backed London, United Kingdom 000 000000&0
Klarna Venture Capital-Backed Stockholm, Sweden 0000 00.000 0000000000 0 00.000
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PayU Patents

PayU Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20230325832-A1 Dynamic gateway selection Pending 11-Apr-2022 00000000000
US-20230281615-A1 Systems and methods for user identification Pending 04-Mar-2022 0000000000 0

PayU Executive Team (37)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Daniel Cohen Chief Executive Officer
Anirban Mukherjee Global Chief Executive Officer
Attila Kulcsar Chief Financial Officer
Arvind Agarwal Chief Financial Officer, India
Aakash Moondhra Co-Chief Financial Officer
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PayU Board Members (3)

Name Representing Role Since
Jan Bune PayU Board Member 000 0000
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PayU Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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PayU Investments & Acquisitions (38)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Briskpe 29-Apr-2024 0000 00000 00.000 Financial Software 00000 000
Ayoconnect 08-Jan-2024 00000 0000 000.00 Financial Software
Ayoconnect 14-Oct-2022 00000 0000 0000 Financial Software
indiagold 07-Oct-2022 00000 0000 00.00 Consumer Finance
DotPe 15-Sep-2022 Early Stage VC 000.00 Business/Productivity Software 00000 000
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PayU Subsidiaries (5)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
PaySense Financial Software Mumbai, India 2015
Iyzico Financial Software Istanbul, Turkey 0000
Red Dot Payment Financial Software Singapore, Singapore 0000
ZooZ Financial Software Tel Aviv, Israel 0000
Wibmo Financial Software Cupertino, CA 0000
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PayU Exits (7)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Bakkt Holdings 16-Mar-2020 00000 00000 00 00000 Completed
  • 18 buyers
ZestMoney 19-Dec-2019 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 10 buyers
Bakkt Holdings 31-Dec-2018 00000 00000 00 00000 Completed
  • 19 buyers
ZestMoney 27-Aug-2018 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 6 buyers
Monedo 10-May-2017 Early Stage VC 00000 Completed
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  • When was PayU founded?

    PayU was founded in 2002.

  • Who is the founder of PayU?

    Shailaz Nag and Radu Georgescu are the founders of PayU.

  • Who is the CEO of PayU?

    Daniel Cohen and Anirban Mukherjee are the CEOs of PayU.

  • Where is PayU headquartered?

    PayU is headquartered in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

  • What is the size of PayU?

    PayU has 2,854 total employees.

  • What industry is PayU in?

    PayU’s primary industry is Financial Software.

  • Is PayU a private or public company?

    PayU is a Private company.

  • What is PayU’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for PayU is 00000.

  • How much funding has PayU raised over time?

    PayU has raised $2M.

  • Who are PayU’s competitors?

    Block, Adyen, Worldpay, Skrill, and Klarna are some of the 52 competitors of PayU.

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