Buy It Direct Overview

  • Founded
  • 1999
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 356
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • PE Growth
  • Financing Rounds
  • 2
  • Investments
  • 5

Buy It Direct General Information

Description

Buy It Direct is an e-commerce based company. It was founded in the year 1999 and is headquartered in Huddersfield, England. The company is engaged in the business of retailing IT goods, consumer electronics, and services. It seeks to acquire businesses through mergers and acquisitions, which would help the firm expand and consolidate its presence in the sector.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Internet Retail
Primary Office
  • Neptune Way
  • Trident Business Park, Leeds Road
  • Huddersfield HD2 1UA
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 0844 000 0000

Buy It Direct Timeline

2018201920202021
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Buy It Direct Valuation & Funding

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

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Buy It Direct Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Nicholas Glynne Founder, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
Daniel Myers Chief Financial Officer & Director, Finance
Keith Basnett Chief Operating Officer
Paul Nickless Director, Business Development
Gavin Smith Head of Training and Acquisition
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Buy It Direct Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
00000 0000000 Buy It Direct Board Member 000 0000
00000 00000 Buy It Direct Chairman 000 0000
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Buy It Direct Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-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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Buy It Direct Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Buy It Direct Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 000000000 15-Mar-2019 000000000000000000 Specialty Retail 00000000 000000
000000 30-Nov-2018 000000000000000000 Other Commercial Services 00000000 000000
000000 000000 26-Nov-2015 000000000000000000 Distributors/Wholesale
000000000000 14-Dec-2012 000000000000000000 Home Furnishings 00000000 000000
Bambino Direct 28-Dec-2010 Merger/Acquisition Internet Retail 00000000 000000
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Buy It Direct Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Drones Direct Distributors/Wholesale Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom 2013
000000 Other Commercial Services Swansea, United Kingdom 0000
000000 000000000 Specialty Retail Huddersfield, United Kingdom 0000
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Buy It Direct Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000 000000 28-Dec-2010 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 000 00 000000
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