Closelink Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2016

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 18


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC

  • Investors
  • 8

Closelink General Information


Developer of an independent spot market platform designed to provide procurement services for maritime lubricants. The company's platform offers a frictionless procurement process as well as generates a single marine lubricant request and sends it automatically to all available suppliers as well as compares all offers on a single screen according to specific preferences and determines the choice of supply, enabling shipping companies to save money, secure supply and reduce manual effort immediately without any installation effort.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Other Commercial Services
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Corporate Office
  • Care Of WeWork
  • Axel-Springer-Platz 3
  • 20355 Hamburg
  • Germany

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Closelink Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Later Stage VC 01-Jul-2022 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Seed Round 01-Jan-2019 00.000 00.000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Dec-2018 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 05-Jun-2018 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 01-Oct-2017 Completed Generating Revenue
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Closelink Executive Team (8)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Philippe Lavarde Co-Founder, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
Reinout Croon Chief Operating Officer & General Manager
Tobias Schumacher Co-Founder, Managing Director & Senior Software Engineer
Jonas Reitmann Chief Technology Officer
Jule Martens Executive Assistant with Finance Focus & Sales Manager
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Closelink Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
Jan Schwartau Closelink Chief Commercial Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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Closelink 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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Closelink Investors (8)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Signal Ventures (Athens) Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
F-LOG Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Plug and Play Tech Center Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
ShipsFocus Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Stefan Wiskemann Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Closelink FAQs

  • When was Closelink founded?

    Closelink was founded in 2016.

  • Who is the founder of Closelink?

    Philippe Lavarde, Tobias Schumacher, and Eike Lawatsch are the founders of Closelink.

  • Who is the CEO of Closelink?

    Philippe Lavarde is the CEO of Closelink.

  • Where is Closelink headquartered?

    Closelink is headquartered in Hamburg, Germany.

  • What is the size of Closelink?

    Closelink has 18 total employees.

  • What industry is Closelink in?

    Closelink’s primary industry is Business/Productivity Software.

  • Is Closelink a private or public company?

    Closelink is a Private company.

  • What is Closelink’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Closelink is 00000.

  • How much funding has Closelink raised over time?

    Closelink has raised $1.14M.

  • Who are Closelink’s investors?

    Signal Ventures (Athens), F-LOG Ventures, Plug and Play Tech Center, ShipsFocus, and Stefan Wiskemann are 5 of 8 investors who have invested in Closelink.

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