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Play Magnus

Play Magnus
2013 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
1-10 EMPLOYEES
Early Stage VC LATEST DEAL TYPE
$1M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
5 INVESTORS
Description

Developer of a mobile application intended to help people to play chess in an enhanced way. The company's mobile application offers a single-player game that pits players against a computerized version of world chess champion Magnus Carlsen, enabling clients to learn chess and play in a hassle free way.

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Application Software
Other Industries
Entertainment Software
Primary Office
  • P.O.Box 143 Bogstadveien
  • 0323 Oslo
  • Norway
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Play Magnus Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
1. Early Stage VC $1M 000 Completed Generating Revenue
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Play Magnus Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000 16-Mar-2019 000000000000000000 Casinos and Gaming
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Play Magnus Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
0000000 Casinos and Gaming Hamburg, Germany 0000
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Play Magnus Investors (5)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Espen Agdestein Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
First Risk Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Lean Venture Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
SVB Capital Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
WestRiver Group Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0

Play Magnus Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Kate Murphy Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Magnus Carlsen Co-Founder
Espen Agdestein Board Member & Manager

Play Magnus Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
Aaron Gershenberg SVB Capital Board Observer 000 0000
Anders Brandt Self Chairman 000 0000
Charles Stonehill Self Board Member 000 0000
Espen Agdestein Play Magnus Board Member & Manager 000 0000
Henrik Carlsen Play Magnus Board Member 000 0000

1 Former Board Member

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