Foxtel Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1995

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 2,483

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 9

  • Investments
  • 6

Foxtel General Information

Description

Provider of television broadcasting services intended to promote not so popular sports in Australia. The company's broadcasting services include cable, satellite and broadband distribution networks for television that span metro and regional areas, enabling viewers to get an opportunity watch more events and thus promote the sports culture.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Broadcasting, Radio and Television
Parent Company
News Corp Australia
Corporate Office
  • 5 Thomas Holt Drive
  • North Ryde, New South Wales 2113
  • Australia

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Foxtel Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Foxtel Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
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2,483 As of 2023
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Foxtel Competitors (15)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
A&E Television Networks Corporate Backed or Acquired New York, NY 0000 000000&0
DirecTV Private Equity-Backed El Segundo, CA 00000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
YuppTV Private Equity-Backed Alpharetta, GA 000 000.00 0000000 0000 000.00
Starz Venture Capital-Backed Englewood, CO 0000 00.000 00000 00000
In Demand Corporate Backed or Acquired New York, NY 000 0000000000 0
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Foxtel Patents

Foxtel Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
AU-2017251719-A1 A frequency translation method, device and set top box for a satellite communication system Active 24-Oct-2017
AU-2017251719-B2 A frequency translation method, device and set top box for a satellite communication system Active 24-Oct-2017 0
AU-2014902468-A0 A method and system for streaming one or more broadcast events Inactive 27-Jun-2014
AU-2015202846-A1 A method and system for streaming one or more broadcast events Active 27-Jun-2014
AU-2015202846-B2 A method and system for streaming one or more broadcast events Active 27-Jun-2014 0
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Foxtel Executive Team (16)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Patrick Delany Chief Executive Officer
Stacey Brown Chief Financial Officer
Les Wigan Chief Technology & Operations Officer
Sally Connell Chief Transformation, People and Sustainability Officer
Nev Hasan Chief Sales Officer
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Foxtel Board Members (5)

Name Representing Role Since
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Foxtel 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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Foxtel Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Foxtel Investments & Acquisitions (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Presto (Australia) 14-Dec-2016 0000000000 Entertainment Software 0000000 0
Network Ten 15-Jun-2015 0000 00000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television 0000000 0
Presto (Australia) 02-Mar-2015 00000 0000 Entertainment Software 0000000 0
Network Ten 17-Oct-2014 0000000000 00000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television 0000000 0
Austar United Communications 24-May-2012 Merger/Acquisition 00.000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television
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Foxtel FAQs

  • When was Foxtel founded?

    Foxtel was founded in 1995.

  • Who is the CEO of Foxtel?

    Patrick Delany is the CEO of Foxtel.

  • Where is Foxtel headquartered?

    Foxtel is headquartered in North Ryde, Australia.

  • What is the size of Foxtel?

    Foxtel has 2,483 total employees.

  • What industry is Foxtel in?

    Foxtel’s primary industry is Broadcasting, Radio and Television.

  • Is Foxtel a private or public company?

    Foxtel is a Private company.

  • What is Foxtel’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Foxtel is 00000.

  • How much funding has Foxtel raised over time?

    Foxtel has raised $415M.

  • Who are Foxtel’s investors?

    Nine Entertainment Company has invested in Foxtel.

  • Who are Foxtel’s competitors?

    A&E Television Networks, DirecTV, YuppTV, Starz, and In Demand are some of the 15 competitors of Foxtel.

  • When was Foxtel acquired?

    Foxtel was acquired on 02-Apr-2018.

  • Who acquired Foxtel?

    Foxtel was acquired by News Corp Australia.

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