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Blippar

Blippar
2011 FOUNDED
M&A STATUS
71-80 EMPLOYEES
M&A LATEST DEAL TYPE
Description

Provider of a mobile visual discovery and augmented reality platform intended to help users look at real-world objects enhanced with text and digital graphics through their smartphone camera. The company's platform offers exciting ways to drive engagement and interaction as well as offers tangible data on ROI for real-world marketing, enabling clients to reinvigorate, by adding more value to existing content, bridging the physical world with the digital one and bringing static, flat content to real-time, interactive life.

Website
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Application Software
Other Industries
Social/Platform Software
Other IT Services
Parent Company
Candy Ventures
Primary Office
  • 5th Floor
  • 1 London Bridge
  • London SE1 9BG
  • England, United Kingdom
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Blippar Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
13. Merger/Acquisition 23-Jan-2019 Completed Generating Revenue
12. Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg 18-Dec-2018 Completed Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg
11. Later Stage VC (Series E) 17-Sep-2018 0000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
10. Debt - General 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
9. Corporate 01-Mar-2017 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
8. Later Stage VC (Series D) 02-Mar-2016 000.00 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
7. Debt - General 01-Apr-2015 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series C) 06-Mar-2015 0000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC (Series B) 25-Apr-2014 $25.1M $25.1M 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series A) 04-Oct-2013 Completed Generating Revenue
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Blippar Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned
Series D 0,000,000 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.0 00.0 00 00.0 00.00
Series B 0,000,000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Preferred Ordinary 3 000,000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Preferred Ordinary 2 37,653 $6.61 $6.61 1x $6.61 0.15%
Preferred Ordinary 1 81,698 $5.96 $5.96 1x $5.96 0.33%
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Blippar Competitors (10)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Aurasma Corporation London, United Kingdom
000000 Venture Capital-Backed London, United Kingdom 00 00.000 00000000000 00.000
00000000 Venture Capital-Backed Barcelona, Spain 00 00000 000000 - 000 00000
00000 Formerly VC-backed Amsterdam, Netherlands 00 000.00 000000&0 000.00
0000000 Formerly Accelerator/Incubator backed Needham, MA 000000&0
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Blippar Investments & Acquisitions (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000000 29-Oct-2015 000000000000000000 Application Software 00000000 00000
0000000000 01-Oct-2015 00000 00000 00 Electronics (B2C)
0000000000 27-Feb-2015 0000 00000 00000 Electronics (B2C)
Layar 10-Jun-2014 Merger/Acquisition 00.000 Application Software 00000000 00000
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Blippar Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
00000 Application Software Amsterdam, Netherlands 0000
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Blippar Former Investors (7)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Imperial Create Lab Accelerator/Incubator 000 0000 000000 0
Khazanah Nasional Sovereign Wealth Fund Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Lansdowne Partners Hedge Fund Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Qualcomm Ventures Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
RocketSpace Accelerator/Incubator 000 0000 000000 0
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Blippar Executive Team (16)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Ambarish Mitra Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Omaid Hiwaizi President Global Marketing
Omar Tayeb Co-Founder, Board Member & Chief Technology Officer
Steven Spencer Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer
Assieh Khamsi Global Marketing Manager

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Blippar Board Members (10)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
Ambarish Mitra Blippar Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
David Currie Self Board Member 000 0000
Jessica Simpson Self Board Member 000 0000
Omar Tayeb Blippar Co-Founder, Board Member & Chief Technology Officer 000 0000
Steven Smith Self Board Member 000 0000

5 Former Board Members

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