KAYAK Software Overview

  • Founded
  • 2004
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 1,000
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $2.1B
Latest Deal Amount

KAYAK Software General Information

Description

Operator of an online metasearch travel platform based in Stamford, Connecticut. The company offers a platform that allows users to search, book flights, hotels, vacations, cars and deals directly, as well as through online agencies, thereby helping travelers around the globe make confident decisions.

Contact Information

Website
www.kayak.com
Formerly Known As
Travel Search Company, Inc.
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Application Software
Other Industries
Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
Other Transportation
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 7 Market Street
  • Stamford, CT 06902
  • United States
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KAYAK Software Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
10. Merger/Acquisition 21-May-2013 $2.1B 00000 00.00 Completed Profitable
9. PIPE 17-Aug-2012 000 00000 Completed Profitable
8. IPO 20-Jul-2012 0000 00000 00000 Completed Profitable
7. Later Stage VC 21-Dec-2010 0000 00000 Completed Profitable
6. Later Stage VC (Series D) 21-Dec-2007 00000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series C) 25-May-2006 000.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series B1) 01-Apr-2006 000 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series B) 21-Dec-2004 000 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series A1) 01-Nov-2004 $1.65M $8.25M 000.00 Completed Product Development
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 01-Jun-2004 $6.6M $6.6M 000.00 Completed Product Development
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KAYAK Software Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series D 0,000,000 00.000000 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.00
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series B1 0,000,000 00.000000 00.0 00.0 00 00.0 0.000
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00.0 00.0 00 00.0 00.000
Series A1 1,176,051 $0.001000 $1.4 $2.1 1x $1.4 3.48%
Series A 6,600,000 $0.001000 $1 $1.5 1x $1 19.53%
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KAYAK Software Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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KAYAK Software Competitors (6)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Wego Venture Capital-Backed Singapore, Singapore 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
000.00 Formerly PE-Backed Munich, Germany 00 000000&0
0000000000 Formerly PE-Backed Edinburgh, United Kingdom 0000 00000 000000&0 00000
00000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Banglore, India 000 0000 00000000000
000000000000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 000000&0 00000
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KAYAK Software Patents

KAYAK Software Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20200065988-A1 Systems and methods for object measurement Granted 22-Aug-2018 00000000
US-10885655-B2 Systems and methods for object measurement Active 22-Aug-2018 00000000
US-20210090282-A1 Systems and methods for object measurement Pending 22-Aug-2018 00000000
US-20180330283-A1 Mixture queries for search engine portals Pending 15-May-2017 000000000 0
US-20130073323-A1 Travel exploration methods and apparatus Abandoned 22-Apr-2011 G06Q10/025 0
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KAYAK Software Executive Team (8)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Steve Hafner Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Melissa Reiter Chief Financial Officer
Matthias Keller Chief Scientist
Rafael Baptista Vice President, Product SEO
Giorgos Zacharia Ph.D President
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KAYAK Software Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-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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KAYAK Software Former Investors (15)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Accel Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Altimeter Capital Management Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Ben Davenport Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
David La Placa Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
General Catalyst Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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KAYAK Software Investments & Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 00000 02-Dec-2021 00000 0000 0000 Hotels and Resorts 00000 000
000 000000000 03-Sep-2018 0000000000 Internet Service Providers
00000 0000000 03-Aug-2017 0000000000 Information Services (B2C)
0000 00000000 04-Apr-2011 0000000000 00.00 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure
Swoodoo 06-May-2010 Merger/Acquisition Media and Information Services (B2B) 00000 000
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KAYAK Software Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Mundi Internet Business Information Services (B2C) Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2008
0000 00000000 0000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Vienna, Austria 0000
000 000000000000 Venture Capital Kaunas, Lithuania 0000
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