CompareGuru Overview

Founded 2013
Status Acquired/​Merged
Employees 15
Latest Deal Type M&A

CompareGuru General Information


Provider of an online financial platform intended to compare insurance products easily. The company's platform provides free, unbiased side-by-side quotes on short-term and long-term insurance products, enabling clients to choose the right insurance at the right time.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Information Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Financial Software
Other Insurance
Parent Company
Surestart Online Financial Services (Pty)
Primary Office
  • 1st floor, Block B
  • 2 Fir street, Observatory
  • Cape Town, 7925
  • South Africa
+27 021 000 0000
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CompareGuru Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Merger/Acquisition 19-Jun-2019 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC Completed Generating Revenue

CompareGuru Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Travys Wilkins Chief Executive Officer
Duane du Plessis Co-Founder
Peter Allerstorfer Co-Founder

3 Former Executives

CompareGuru Former Investors (3)

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Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Kingsway Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Silvertree Internet Holdings Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Spark Angel Group Minority 000 0000 000000 0

CompareGuru Acquisitions (1)

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Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000.00 19-Aug-2015 000000000000000000 Social/Platform Software

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