Airwallex Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2015

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 1,309


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC
  • (Upcoming)

  • Investors
  • 28

Airwallex General Information


Operator of a global payments and financial platform company intended to process international payments. The company's platform integrates into an ecosystem of the application program interface, products, automation, global networks, and local payment systems to create a scalable tool and remove the unnecessary friction and cost inherent in the traditional financial system, enabling clients to issue and pay invoices in their preferred currency at the mid-market foreign exchange rate.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Financial Software
Other Industries
Other Financial Services
Corporate Office
  • Level 7, 15 William Street
  • Melbourne, Victoria 3000
  • Australia
+61 (03) 0000 0000

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Airwallex Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
12. Later Stage VC Upcoming Generating Revenue
11. Accelerator/Incubator 04-Apr-2024 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
10. Later Stage VC (Series E2) 11-Oct-2022 00000 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
9. Later Stage VC (Series E1) 18-Nov-2021 00000 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Later Stage VC (Series E) 20-Sep-2021 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Later Stage VC (Series D) 10-Sep-2020 00000 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series C) 25-Mar-2019 00000 00000 000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC (Series B) 03-Jul-2018 0000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series A1) 15-Dec-2017 $6M $22M 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series A) 01-May-2017 $13M $16M Completed Startup
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Airwallex Competitors (52)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Flywire Formerly VC-backed Boston, MA 0000 00000 00000000 00000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Newmarket, Canada 000 000000&0
Adyen Formerly VC-backed Amsterdam, Netherlands 0000 00.000 00000000000
Ebury Formerly VC-backed London, United Kingdom 0000 000.00 00000000
TerraPay Venture Capital-Backed London, United Kingdom 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
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Airwallex Executive Team (15)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Lucy Liu Co-Founder & President
Xijing Dai Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Kai Wu Chief Revenue Officer, General Manager of Asia-Pacific & Greater China Chief Executive Officer
Ki-Lok Wong Co-Founder & Principal Architect
Jeanette Chan Chief Legal, Compliance and Risk Officer & General Counsel
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Airwallex Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
Joes Leopold Self Chairman of Supervisory Board 000 0000
Susan Hauser Self Board Member 000 0000
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Airwallex Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Airwallex Investors (28)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Plug and Play Tech Center Accelerator/Incubator 000 0000 000000 0
Hermitage Capital PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Sequoia Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Hostplus Superannuation Fund Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
K3 Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Airwallex Acquisitions (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
MexPago 19-Oct-2023 0000000000 Financial Software
Guangzhou Shang Wu Tong Network Technology 07-Mar-2023 0000000000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing 000 00
Guangzhou Shangwutong Network Technology 07-Mar-2023 0000000000 Financial Software
UniCard Solution 04-Mar-2021 Merger/Acquisition Other Financial Services 0000 0000
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Airwallex Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
UniCard Solution Other Financial Services Hong Kong, Hong Kong 0000
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Airwallex FAQs

  • When was Airwallex founded?

    Airwallex was founded in 2015.

  • Who is the founder of Airwallex?

    Lucy Liu, Xijing Dai, Ki-Lok Wong, Max Li, and Jack Zhang are the founders of Airwallex.

  • Who is the CEO of Airwallex?

    Jack Zhang is the CEO of Airwallex.

  • Where is Airwallex headquartered?

    Airwallex is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.

  • What is the size of Airwallex?

    Airwallex has 1,309 total employees.

  • What industry is Airwallex in?

    Airwallex’s primary industry is Financial Software.

  • Is Airwallex a private or public company?

    Airwallex is a Private company.

  • What is Airwallex’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Airwallex is 00000.

  • How much funding has Airwallex raised over time?

    Airwallex has raised $902M.

  • Who are Airwallex’s investors?

    Plug and Play Tech Center, Hermitage Capital, Sequoia Capital, Hostplus Superannuation Fund, and K3 Ventures are 5 of 28 investors who have invested in Airwallex.

  • Who are Airwallex’s competitors?

    Flywire,, Adyen, Ebury, and TerraPay are some of the 52 competitors of Airwallex.

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