SumUp Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2011

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 3,372


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt Refin.
  • (Upcoming)

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $1.1B

  • Investors
  • 39

SumUp General Information


Developer of a mobile point-of-sale device designed to perform card transactions in a simple, secure, and cost-effective way. The company's device offers a card reader that accepts magstripe, chip, and contactless payments, enabling small and medium businesses to pair the card readers with any mobile device or tablet and start transacting.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
KA-CHING Payments
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Hardware
Other Industries
Financial Software
Corporate Office
  • 16-20 Shorts Gardens
  • London WC2H 9US
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

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SumUp Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
19. Debt Refinancing $1.1B Upcoming Generating Revenue
18. Later Stage VC 11-Dec-2023 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
17. Secondary Transaction - Private 10-Nov-2023 000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
16. Debt - General 09-Aug-2023 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
15. Debt - General 01-Feb-2023 0000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
14. Later Stage VC 23-Jun-2022 00000 00.000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
13. Later Stage VC 01-Apr-2022 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
12. Debt - General 31-Dec-2021 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
11. Secondary Transaction - Private $484M Completed Generating Revenue
10. Debt - General 19-May-2021 $55.8M $484M Completed Generating Revenue
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SumUp Comparisons

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Post Valuation
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SumUp Competitors (14)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Zettle by PayPal Formerly VC-backed Stockholm, Sweden 000 00000 000000&0 00000
Dojo (Other Financial Services) Venture Capital-Backed London, United Kingdom 0000 00.000 000000000 00.000
myPOS (London) Private Equity-Backed London, United Kingdom 000 000000000000
ePaisa Venture Capital-Backed New Delhi, India 00 00.000 00000000000 00.000
Miura Systems Venture Capital-Backed High Wycombe, United Kingdom 00 0000 00000000000 0000
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SumUp Executive Team (28)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Daniel Klein Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Victor Ho Chief Executive Officer of North America
Marc-Alexander Christ Co-Founder & Co-Chief Financial Officer
Mariana Lazaro Chief Financial Officer of Latin America
Hermione McKee Co-Chief Financial Officer
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SumUp Board Members (9)

Name Representing Role Since
Daniel Gutenberg SumUp Chairman 000 0000
David Mort Propel Venture Partners Board Member 000 0000
Jay Reinemann Propel Venture Partners Board Observer 000 0000
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SumUp 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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SumUp Investors (39)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Kailuana Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
LIQUiDITY Group Lender/Debt Provider Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Sixth Street Partners Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bain Capital Tech Opportunities Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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SumUp Investments & Acquisitions (15)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Trezy (Business/Productivity Software) 13-Jan-2023 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software
Mondu 12-Jan-2023 00000 0000 0000 Financial Software
marta (Elder and Disabled Care) 25-Aug-2022 0000 00000 00.000 Other Healthcare Services
FiveStars 13-Oct-2021 0000000000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 0000-0000
Mondu 12-Oct-2021 Seed Round 0000 Financial Software
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SumUp Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Goodtill Business/Productivity Software London, United Kingdom 2014
Tiller (Business/Productivity Software) Business/Productivity Software Paris, France 0000
FiveStars Media and Information Services (B2B) San Francisco, CA 0000
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SumUp Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Vitamin (Financial Software) 16-Sep-2021 0000 00000 000 Completed
  • 4 buyers
Shoplo 12-Feb-2019 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000
Compraqui 01-Feb-2017 Joint Venture Completed
  • 2 buyers
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