The Ken

The Ken Overview

  • Founded
  • 2016
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 18
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series A
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $1.5M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 11

The Ken General Information


Developer of a news platform designed to offer the latest news and happenings from the world of business. The company's platform offers news on business contents and editorial articles to paid subscribers, enabling users to stay updated and informed.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Information Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • 849, 11th Main
  • 2nd Cross HAL 2nd Stage Indiranagar
  • Bengaluru, Karnataka 560038
  • India

The Ken Timeline

Date FoundedFinancing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth
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The Ken Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Early Stage VC (Series A) 18-Jul-2018 $1.5M 00.000 Completed Profitable
3. Angel (individual) 27-Mar-2018 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Secondary Transaction - Private 24-May-2017 $400K Completed Generating Revenue
1. Angel (individual) 17-Feb-2017 $400K $400K Completed Generating Revenue

The Ken Competitors (3)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing
e27 Venture Capital-Backed Singapore, Singapore 00 00.00 00000000000 00.00
0000000 0000 0000 Venture Capital-Backed Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 00000 000000000 00000
00000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Bengaluru, India 00 00.000 00000000000 00.000

The Ken Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Rohin Dharmakumar Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Seema Singh Co-Founder, Editor-In-Chief and Writer
Sumanth Raghavendra Co-Founder & Senior Writer

1 Former Executive

The Ken Investors (11)

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Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Omidyar Network Impact Investing Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Yuj Kutumb Limited Partner Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Aprameya Radhakrishna Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Deepak Nataraj Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Girish Matrubhootham Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0

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