Kudos (Publishing) Overview

  • Founded
  • 2013
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 11
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Grant
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $263K
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 3

Kudos (Publishing) General Information


Developer of a web-based research publishing technology intended to help academics measure, monitor, and maximize the impact of their published research. The company's technology provides a platform for assembling and creating information to help search filtering, for sharing information to drive discovery, and for measuring and monitoring the effect of these activities, enabling researchers to maximize the visibility of their articles.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Primary Office
  • 12th Floor
  • 6 New Street Square
  • London EC4A 3BF
  • England, United Kingdom

Kudos (Publishing) Timeline

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Kudos (Publishing) Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Grant 01-Oct-2019 $263K 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series A) 30-Nov-2018 00.000 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC 05-May-2017 $1.88M $1.88M 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Grant 01-Dec-2015 $204K Completed Generating Revenue
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Kudos (Publishing) Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
A4 Ordinary 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
A3 Ordinary 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
A2 Ordinary 2,623,656 $0.000013 $0.45 $0.45 1x $0.45 13.74%
A1 Ordinary 1,800,073 $0.000013 $0.4 $0.4 1x $0.4 9.43%
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Kudos (Publishing) Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Melinda Kenneway Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Stuart Dawson Chief Financial Officer
Charlie Rapple Co-Founder & Chief Customer Officer
David Sommer Co-Founder, Chief Product Officer and Board Member
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Kudos (Publishing) Board Members (7)

Name Representing Role Since
Alison Forrestal Self Chairman 000 0000
David Sommer Kudos (Publishing) Co-Founder, Chief Product Officer and Board Member 000 0000
Jane Reoch Mobeus Equity Partners Board Member 000 0000
Melinda Kenneway Kudos (Publishing) Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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Kudos (Publishing) Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Kudos (Publishing) Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
ARC InterCapital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Mobeus Equity Partners PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Innovate UK Government 000 0000 000000 0
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