World Chess Overview

  • Founded
  • 2017
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 5
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Early Stage VC
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $6M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 2

World Chess General Information


Operator of a media company intended to broadcast World Chess Championship cycle events. The company's media platform develops and commercializes chess and creates a favorable environment for partners, players and brands, enabling users to get all the information related to chess.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Broadcasting, Radio and Television
Other Industries
Information Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • 3rd Floor, Fairgate House 78
  • New Oxford Street
  • London WC1A 1HB
  • England, United Kingdom
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World Chess Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
1. Early Stage VC 23-May-2019 $6M 000 Completed Generating Revenue
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World Chess Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Ilya Merenzon Ph.D Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & President
Matvey Shekhovtsov Chief Operating Officer & Chief Legal Officer
Stas Blagin Chief Marketing Officer
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World Chess Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
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

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World Chess Investors (2)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Igor Rybakov Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Prytek Holding Company Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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