GfK Overview

  • Founded
  • 1934
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 9,000
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private
  • Financing Rounds
  • 5
  • Investments
  • 70

GfK General Information

Description

Provider of market research and consumer information intended to help its clients to make smarter decisions based in Nuremberg, Germany. The company's market research and consumer information services is involved in regular collection of consumer data and retail audits and offers data and analysis of consumer purchasing behavior, tracks retail sales data and conducts consumer response tests which are customized to meet the specific requirements of its clients helps in providing them with depth knowledge of the market, current developments and needs.

Contact Information

Website
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Primary Office
  • Sophie-Germain-Strasse 3-5
  • 90443 Nuremberg
  • Germany
+49 0911 0000000
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GfK Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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GfK Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
Provider of market research and consumer information intended to help its clients to make smarter decisions based in Nur
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Nuremberg, Germany
9,000 As of 2019
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Yangon, Myanmar
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GfK Competitors (25)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Xavey Venture Capital-Backed Yangon, Myanmar 0 0000000000 0
00000000000 000000 Private Equity-Backed New York, NY 000 000000000000
000 0000000 000000 Formerly PE-Backed New York, NY 00000 00.000 0000 00.000
00000 000000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired London, United Kingdom 000 000000&0
00000000000 000000 Corporation London, United Kingdom
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GfK Executive Team (42)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Peter Feld Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Gregg Lindner President
Lars Nordmark Chief Financial Officer
Joshua Hubbert Chief Operating Officer
Dieter Kempf Member of the Supervisory Board
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GfK Board Members (14)

Name Representing Role Since
000000 0000000 GfK Member of the Supervisory Board 000 0000
00000 0000 GfK Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
0000 00000-0ö00000 GfK Chairman of the Supervisory Board 000 0000
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GfK 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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GfK Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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GfK Investments & Acquisitions (70)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000-0000000 12-Feb-2019 00000 0000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 00000 0000000
00000000 04-Feb-2016 000000000000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 00000000 00000000
0000 00000000 & 00 12-Aug-2015 000000000000000000 Application Software 000000 000000
000 00000 01-Jun-2015 000000000000000000 00000 Consulting Services (B2B)
YouEye 10-Mar-2015 Corporate 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 00000 00000000 00.0
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GfK Subsidiaries (6)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Cogenta Systems Business/Productivity Software Windsor, United Kingdom 2006
00000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Barcelona, Spain 0000
000 0000000 Other Commercial Services Long Beach, CA 0000
00000000000 Consulting Services (B2B) Lisbon, Portugal 0000
000000000 Other Agriculture Mouchamps, France 0000
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GfK Exits (7)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000000 10-Mar-2015 000000000 00.000 Completed
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  • 000
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  • 000
0000000 15-Jul-2008 000000000 Completed
  • 000
Qosmos 13-May-2008 Later Stage VC 000.00 Completed
  • 4 buyers
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