PriceMinister Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2000

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $245M

PriceMinister General Information


Owner and operator of e-commerce websites and online communities. The company offers private and professional users a marketplace to trade various products, including books, videos, CDs, DVDs and games, electronics, clothes, childcare products, apparel, home and garden products, automobiles and many other products.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Internet Retail
Corporate Office
  • 57 Boulevard de la Villette
  • 75010 Paris
  • France
+33 01 00 00 00 00

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PriceMinister Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Merger/Acquisition 17-Jun-2010 $245M 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Secondary Transaction - Private 17-Nov-2009 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC 28-Feb-2005 00.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC 18-Jan-2002 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC 04-Jul-2001 $1.56M $2.21M Completed Product Development
1. Angel (individual) 01-Oct-2000 $653K $653K Completed Startup
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PriceMinister Competitors (2)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Rue du Commerce Formerly PE-Backed Saint-Ouen, France 00 000.00 0&0
Cdiscount Corporate Backed or Acquired Bordeaux, France 0000 000000&0
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PriceMinister Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Justin Ziegler Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
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PriceMinister Former Investors (8)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
3i Group PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Atlas Venture Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Aurinvest Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
La Banque Privee Saint-Germain Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Pascal Viguié Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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PriceMinister Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Mixad 07-Mar-2007 0000000000 Systems and Information Management 000000 00
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PriceMinister Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Mixad 07-Mar-2007 000000000000000000 Completed
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PriceMinister FAQs

  • When was PriceMinister founded?

    PriceMinister was founded in 2000.

  • Who is the founder of PriceMinister?

    Justin Ziegler, Olivier Mathiot, and Pierre Kosciusko Morizet are the founders of PriceMinister.

  • Where is PriceMinister headquartered?

    PriceMinister is headquartered in Paris, France.

  • What industry is PriceMinister in?

    PriceMinister’s primary industry is Internet Retail.

  • Is PriceMinister a private or public company?

    PriceMinister is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of PriceMinister?

    The current valuation of PriceMinister is 00000.

  • What is PriceMinister’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for PriceMinister is 000000.

  • How much funding has PriceMinister raised over time?

    PriceMinister has raised $12.2M.

  • Who are PriceMinister’s investors?

    3i Group, Atlas Venture, Aurinvest, La Banque Privee Saint-Germain, and Pascal Viguié are 5 of 8 investors who have invested in PriceMinister.

  • Who are PriceMinister’s competitors?

    Rue du Commerce and Cdiscount are competitors of PriceMinister.

  • When was PriceMinister acquired?

    PriceMinister was acquired on 17-Jun-2010.

  • Who acquired PriceMinister?

    PriceMinister was acquired by Rakuten Group.

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