Profile Previews

Get a glimpse into our company and investor data—powered by the PitchBook Platform

Universal Music Group

Universal Music Group
1934 FOUNDED
M&A STATUS
5K-10K EMPLOYEES
2ndary - Private LATEST DEAL TYPE (Announced)
2 FINANCING ROUNDS
68 INVESTMENTS
Description

Provider of recorded music, music publishing and merchandising services. The company discovers and develops songwriters owns and administers copyrights to musical compositions for use in recordings, public performances and related uses, such as films and advertisements along with selling artist and music branded products through multiple sales points including online, fashion retail, and live performances.

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Movies, Music and Entertainment
Other Industries
Publishing
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 2220 Colorado Avenue
  • Santa Monica, CA 90404
  • United States

Universal Music Group Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Post-Val Valuation/
EBITDA
Debt Status

This information is reserved for PitchBook Platform users. To explore Universal Music Group‘s full profile, request access.

Request full access to PitchBook

Universal Music Group Competitors (10)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Sony/ATV Music Publishing Corporate Backed or Acquired New York, NY 0000 000000&0
0000000' 0000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Hilversum, Netherlands 000000&0
00000000 0000000 Corporation New York, NY
000000 00000 00000 Formerly PE-Backed New York, NY 0000 00000 000000000 00000
00000000 Formerly PE-Backed Denver, CO 000 0000 000000&0
To view this company’s complete list of competitors, request access »

Universal Music Group Investments & Acquisitions (68)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000000 12-Feb-2019 000000000000000000 Movies, Music and Entertainment 0000 0000
00 0000000 04-Mar-2018 000000000000000000 Movies, Music and Entertainment
000 00000 (00000 0 19-Dec-2017 000000000000000000 Movies, Music and Entertainment 000000 0000000
000 000000 000 000 07-Dec-2017 000000000000000000 Other Commercial Services
Descartes Labs 24-Aug-2017 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software
To view this company’s complete investment and acquisition history, request access »

Universal Music Group Exits (27)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000 0000 07-Jul-2015 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 11 buyers
00000 23-Jun-2015 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 5 buyers
0000000000 09-Apr-2015 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 14 buyers
0000000000 06-Apr-2015 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 28 buyers
Pluto TV 20-Nov-2014 Early Stage VC 000.00 Completed
  • 23 buyers
To view this company’s complete exits history, request access »

Universal Music Group Subsidiaries (5)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Fame House Media and Information Services (B2B) New York, NY 2011
00000000 00000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Bucuresti, Romania 0000
00000 0000 0000000 Movies, Music and Entertainment London, United Kingdom 0000
000 000000 000 000 Other Commercial Services Blackburn, United Kingdom 0000
0000000 00000 0000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Stockholm, Sweden 0000
To view this company’s complete subsidiary history, request access »

Universal Music Group Executive Team (30)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Dickon Stainer President & Chief Executive Officer, Global Classics
Jeffrey Remedios President & Co-Chief Executive Officer of Universal Music Canada
Lucian Grainge Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Vico Antippas President
Boyd Muir Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and President of Operations

11 Former Executives

You’re viewing 5 of 30 executives. Get the full list »

Universal Music Group Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
000000 0000000 Universal Music Group Chief Executive Officer & Chairman 000 0000

3 Former Board Members

You’re viewing 1 of 4 board members. Get the full list »