SendBird Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2013

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 269

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private

  • Investors
  • 35

SendBird General Information

Description

Developer of a messaging and chat API for mobile applications and websites designed to digitize human interactions. The company's API provides industry technical features that offer user-to-user, user-to-business, and business-to-business communication inside any new or existing service, enabling businesses to increase customer interaction and improve customer support.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Communication Software
Corporate Office
  • 400 First Avenue
  • San Mateo, CA 94401
  • United States
+1 (844) 000-0000

SendBird Timeline

2021202220232024
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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SendBird Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
9. Secondary Transaction - Private 17-Aug-2021 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Later Stage VC (Series C) 06-Apr-2021 00000 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Later Stage VC (Series B1) 22-Apr-2019 0000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series B) 05-Feb-2019 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC (Series A) 19-Dec-2017 0000 000.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Accelerator/Incubator 23-Mar-2016 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Seed Round 15-Mar-2016 00.00 00.000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Angel (individual) 01-Jan-2016 $118K Completed Generating Revenue
1. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Jan-2014 $118K $118K Completed Generating Revenue
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SendBird Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series C 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00 00 00 00 0.000
Series B-1 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series B 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A5 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.00
Series A4 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A3 00,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A2 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A1 000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Seed 2 6,173,057 $0.008202 $0.02 $0.19 $0.19 1x $0.19 3.93%
Seed 6,104,350 $0.008202 $0.01 $0.15 $0.15 1x $0.15 3.89%
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SendBird Comparisons

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Post Valuation
Last
Financing
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SendBird Competitors (58)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Zimbra Formerly VC-backed Buffalo, NY 000 000.00 000000&0
Mitto (Switzerland) Corporation Zug, Switzerland 000
CINNOX Corporation Hong Kong, Hong Kong 000
Unifonic Venture Capital-Backed Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 000 00000 00000000000 00000
tyntec Private Equity-Backed Munich, Germany 000 000000000000
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SendBird Patents

SendBird Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-9984689-B1 Apparatus and method for correcting pronunciation by contextual recognition Inactive 10-Nov-2016 000000000 0
US-20180130465-A1 Apparatus and method for correcting pronunciation by contextual recognition Active 10-Nov-2016 000000000

SendBird Executive Team (7)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
John Kim Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Joe Pagano Chief Financial Officer
Yeusin Kim Co-Founder, Co-Chief Technology Officer, Chief Architect & Board Member
Jin Ku Co-Chief Technology Officer
Forest Lee Co-Founder & Head of Design
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SendBird Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
Karan Mehandru Steadfast Financial Board Member 000 0000
Matthew Jacobson ICONIQ Capital Board Member 000 0000
Yeusin Kim SendBird Co-Founder, Co-Chief Technology Officer, Chief Architect & Board Member 000 0000
Yoonho Jeon SendBird Co-Founder, Head of Quality Engineering & Board Member 000 0000
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SendBird 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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SendBird Investors (35)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
10X Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Sax Capital Secondary Buyer Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Alpha Square Group Family Office Minority 000 0000 000000 0
CapitalX Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Capstone Partners Korea Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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SendBird Investments & Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Nango 01-Apr-2023 0000 00000 000 Software Development Applications
Roundee.io 01-Apr-2020 Merger/Acquisition Communication Software 0000 000
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SendBird FAQs

  • When was SendBird founded?

    SendBird was founded in 2013.

  • Who is the founder of SendBird?

    John Kim, Yeusin Kim, Forest Lee, and Yoonho Jeon are the founders of SendBird.

  • Who is the CEO of SendBird?

    John Kim is the CEO of SendBird.

  • Where is SendBird headquartered?

    SendBird is headquartered in San Mateo, CA.

  • What is the size of SendBird?

    SendBird has 269 total employees.

  • What industry is SendBird in?

    SendBird’s primary industry is Business/Productivity Software.

  • Is SendBird a private or public company?

    SendBird is a Private company.

  • What is SendBird’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for SendBird is 00000.

  • How much funding has SendBird raised over time?

    SendBird has raised $221M.

  • Who are SendBird’s investors?

    10X Capital, Sax Capital, Alpha Square Group, CapitalX, and Capstone Partners Korea are 5 of 35 investors who have invested in SendBird.

  • Who are SendBird’s competitors?

    Zimbra, Mitto (Switzerland), CINNOX, Unifonic, and tyntec are some of the 58 competitors of SendBird.

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