Orbex Overview

  • Founded
  • 2015
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 63
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $5.63M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 11

Orbex General Information

Description

Developer of orbital launch systems designed for small satellites. The company's systems are developed in-house, including rocket engines, avionics, GNC, software and structure technologies to launch small, micro and nano-satellites into low Earth orbits, enabling businesses, governments and academic projects to get their small satellites to orbit on time.

Contact Information

Website
www.orbex.space
Formerly Known As
Moonspike
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Aerospace and Defense
Primary Office
  • 6 Forres Enterprise Park
  • Forres IV36 2AB
  • England, United Kingdom

Orbex Timeline

2018201920202021
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth
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Orbex Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
9. Later Stage VC 24-Mar-2021 $5.63M 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Later Stage VC (Series B) 10-Dec-2020 000.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Grant 06-Jul-2020 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Early Stage VC (Series A) 16-Jul-2018 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Grant 01-Jan-2018 00.000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Grant 12-Dec-2016 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Seed Round 30-Aug-2016 00000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Product Crowdfunding 01-Nov-2015 Cancelled Startup
1. Angel (individual) 10-Sep-2015 $55.4K $55.4K 00000 Completed Startup
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Orbex Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A 000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.00
Series A 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Ordinary 00,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Ordinary 00,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Ordinary 00,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Ordinary 000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Ordinary 850,000 $0.000133 $0.11 $0.11 1x $0.11 10.06%
Ordinary 500,000 $0.000133 $0.1 $0.1 1x $0.1 5.92%
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Orbex Patents

Orbex Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
ES-2803754-T3 Arrangement of rocket propellant tank, rocket propulsion unit, and rocket Active 13-Jan-2017 000000000
US-20190360431-A1 Rocket propellant tank arrangement, rocket propulsion unit, and rocket Pending 13-Jan-2017 000000000
CA-3050033-A1 Rocket propellant tank arrangement, rocket propulsion unit, and rocket Pending 13-Jan-2017 000000000
EP-3690224-A8 Rocket propellant tank arrangement, rocket propulsion unit, and rocket Pending 13-Jan-2017 000000000
EP-3348822-A8 Rocket propellant tank arrangement, rocket propulsion unit, and rocket Granted 13-Jan-2017 F02K9/605

Orbex Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Christopher Larmour Co-Founder, Board Member & Chief Executive Officer
Simon Beswick Chief Financial Officer
Jonas Bjarnø Chief Technology Officer
Kristian von Bengtson Co-Founder, Chief Development Officer & Board Member
Jan Skolmli Chief Commercial Officer
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Orbex Board Members (11)

Name Representing Role Since
Albert Markus Orbex Board Member 000 0000
Alexander Gonzalez Arrola Orbex Board Member 000 0000
Christopher Larmour Orbex Co-Founder, Board Member & Chief Executive Officer 000 0000
Jean-Jacques Dordain Self Chairman 000 0000
Jimmy Nielsen Self Board Member 000 0000
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Orbex 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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Orbex Investors (11)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
BGF Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Octopus Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Highlands and Islands Enterprise Government 000 0000 000000 0
Elecnor Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
ESA Business Incubation Centres Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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