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Bytedance

Bytedance
2012 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
35K-40K EMPLOYEES
Debt LATEST DEAL TYPE
$1.33B LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
18 INVESTORS
Description

Provider of a personalized news application designed to share news based on big data analysis. The company's application integrates contents for users by gradually learning what the readers enjoy through analysis on data obtained from their social networking accounts, enabling users to get relevant news, online books, videos and other content of their choice.

Website
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Information Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Publishing
Application Software
Primary Office
  • 48 Zhichun Road
  • Building A Room 2 10A
  • Beijing
  • China

+86 010 0000 0000
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Bytedance Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
7. Debt - General 10-Apr-2019 $1.33B 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series D) 26-Oct-2018 000 00.000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC 01-Dec-2017 000 00.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series D) 07-Apr-2017 000 00.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series C) 03-Jun-2014 00000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series B) 01-Jan-2013 $5M 0000 Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 01-Mar-2012 $5M $5M Completed Startup
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Bytedance Competitors (6)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Qutoutiao Formerly VC-backed Shanghai, China 0000 00000 00000000 00000
00000 00000000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 000 0000 00000000000 0000
00000 Venture Capital-Backed Beijing, China 000 00000 00000000000 00000
00000000 Venture Capital-Backed Beijing, China 00.000 00000 00000
000000000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 0000 00.00 00000000 00.00
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Bytedance Investments & Acquisitions (24)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000 0000000 11-Jul-2019 00000 00000 00 0000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) 000000 00000
0000 06-Jun-2019 000000000 00000 Information Services (B2C)
00000000 000 24-Apr-2019 000000000 Other Commercial Services
000000000 (000000 23-Jan-2019 000000000 00000 00 Other Business Products and Services
Xueba100 21-Jul-2018 Corporate Asset Purchase Educational Software
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Bytedance Subsidiaries (6)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Vscene Multimedia and Design Software Beijing, China 2016
000000 Social/Platform Software Santa Monica, CA 0000
00000 Application Software Shenzhen, China 0000
00000 Other Financial Services Beijing, China 0000
0000 00000 Social/Platform Software Singapore, Singapore 0000
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Bytedance Investors (18)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Loyal Valley Capital Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Primavera Capital Group Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
SoftBank Group Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
TCV Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Ether Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Bytedance Executive Team (12)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Yiming Zhang Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Chen Lin Chief Executive Officer
Tony Yu Director of Strategy & Operation
Yang Hengbao Marketing Director
Shah Xia Executive

2 Former Executives

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