Farfetch Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2007

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 6,728

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Investors
  • 1

Farfetch General Information

Description

Farfetch is an online platform connecting sellers and buyers of personal luxury goods. It was founded in 2008. The company partners with over 1,000 luxury goods sellers to offer their inventory on the platform. When making the retailers' stock available to almost a million active customers, the company charges a cut of over 30% (third-party take rate). The company operates digital marketplace platform Farfetch, Browns stores, acquired branded company New Guard Group and Farfetch solutions, powering e-commerce operations of luxury brands.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Far-Fetch.com, Farfetch.com
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Internet Retail
Other Industries
Specialty Retail
Luxury Goods
Clothing
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • The Bower, 4th Floor
  • 211 Old Street
  • London EC1V 9NR
  • England, United Kingdom

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Farfetch Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
14. Merger/Acquisition 31-Jan-2024 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
13. Debt - General 22-Aug-2023 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
12. Debt - General 30-Sep-2022 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
11. IPO 21-Sep-2018 00000 00.000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
10. Later Stage VC 19-Feb-2018 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
9. Later Stage VC (Series G) 30-Jun-2017 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Later Stage VC 01-Jan-2017 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Later Stage VC 12-Aug-2016 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series F) 04-May-2016 $160M $355M 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series E) 04-Mar-2015 $86M $194M 000 Completed Generating Revenue
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Farfetch Comparisons

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Industry
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Post Valuation
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Financing
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Farfetch Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Zalando Formerly VC-backed Berlin, Germany 00000 00000 00000000000 00000
Secoo Formerly VC-backed Beijing, China 000 00000 0000000000.
Yoox Net-a-Porter Group Formerly VC-backed Milan, Italy 0000 00000 000000000000
Vipshop Corporate Backed or Acquired Guangzhou, China 00000 000000 000000 - 000 000000
SSENSE Venture Capital-Backed Montreal, Canada 0000 00000 00000000000 00000
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Farfetch Patents

Farfetch Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
GB-2607171-A System for and method of determining user interactions with smart items Pending 24-Mar-2021 0000000000 0
GB-202204172-D0 System for and method of determining user interactions with smart items Pending 24-Mar-2021 0000000000
GB-202104159-D0 System for a method of determining user interactions with smart items Inactive 24-Mar-2021 0000000000
EP-4315222-A1 System for and method of determining user interactions with smart items Pending 24-Mar-2021 000000000
US-20240161133-A1 System for and method of determining user interactions with smart items Pending 24-Mar-2021 G06Q30/0201
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Farfetch Executive Team (46)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Elizabeth von der Goltz Chief Fashion and Merchandising Officer & Chief Executive Officer, Browns
Judy Liu President Greater China & Asia Pacific, Executive Board Member
Stephanie Phair Group President
Elliot Jordan Chief Financial Officer & Member of the Executive Board
Luis Teixeira Chief Operating Officer & Portugal Managing Director
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Farfetch Board Members (24)

Name Representing Role Since
Dana Evan Self Board Member & Member of the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Committee 000 0000
David Rosenblatt Self Board Member 000 0000
Diane Irvine Self Board Member 000 0000
Edward Sabbagh Farfetch Chief Marketplace Officer & Executive Board Member 000 0000
Gillian Tans Farfetch Board Member 000 0000
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Farfetch Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Farfetch Former Investors (40)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Advance Venture Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Advent Venture Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bulb Capital Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
CR Enterprise Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Caixa Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Farfetch Investments & Acquisitions (44)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Decommerce 10-May-2023 0000000000 00000 Business/Productivity Software
Altr (Business/Productivity Software) 21-Oct-2022 0000000000 00000 Business/Productivity Software
Curie 09-Oct-2022 0000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 000000 00
Reblium 09-Oct-2022 0000000000 00000 Multimedia and Design Software 000000 00
Vaultik 09-Oct-2022 Seed Round 00000 Application Software
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Farfetch Subsidiaries (9)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Wanna (Multimedia and Design Software) Multimedia and Design Software Redwood City, CA 2017
Onport Business/Productivity Software London, United Kingdom 0000
Allure Systems Multimedia and Design Software New York, NY 0000
Stadium Goods Specialty Retail New York, NY 0000
Luxclusif Internet Retail Loo, Estonia 0000
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Farfetch Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
The Modist 25-Mar-2019 000000000 Completed
  • 00000000
Clippings 12-Sep-2018 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 7 buyers
Finery 07-Dec-2017 Seed Round 000 Completed
  • 10 buyers
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Farfetch FAQs

  • When was Farfetch founded?

    Farfetch was founded in 2007.

  • Who is the founder of Farfetch?

    José Neves is the founder of Farfetch.

  • Who is the CEO of Farfetch?

    Elizabeth von der Goltz is the CEO of Farfetch.

  • Where is Farfetch headquartered?

    Farfetch is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

  • What is the size of Farfetch?

    Farfetch has 6,728 total employees.

  • What industry is Farfetch in?

    Farfetch’s primary industry is Internet Retail.

  • Is Farfetch a private or public company?

    Farfetch is a Private company.

  • What is Farfetch’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Farfetch is 00000.

  • How much funding has Farfetch raised over time?

    Farfetch has raised $2.12B.

  • Who are Farfetch’s investors?

    Advance Venture Partners, Advent Venture Partners, Bulb Capital, CR Enterprise, and Caixa Capital are 5 of 40 investors who have invested in Farfetch.

  • Who are Farfetch’s competitors?

    Zalando, Secoo, Yoox Net-a-Porter Group, Vipshop, and SSENSE are some of the 8 competitors of Farfetch.

  • When was Farfetch acquired?

    Farfetch was acquired on 31-Jan-2024.

  • Who acquired Farfetch?

    Farfetch was acquired by Coupang.

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