Canonical Overview

  • Founded
  • 2004
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 632
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Crowdfunding
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $12.8M
Latest Deal Amount

Canonical General Information


Developer of an open-source software services for individuals and businesses designed to facilitate usage of Ubuntu. The company offers Ubuntu, a service to streamline business operations, and also offers Ubuntu One, a cloud service to automatically sync contacts, documents, music, notes and bookmarks online and across multiple machines, along with services like custom engineering, support contracts and training services enabling businesses and individuals to enhance productivity.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Other Software
Primary Office
  • 5th Floor, Blue Fin Building
  • 110 Southwark Street
  • London SE1 0SU
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000
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Canonical Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
1. Product Crowdfunding 21-Aug-2013 $12.8M Completed Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
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Canonical Comparisons

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Canonical Competitors (75)

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Canonical Executive Team (8)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Mark Shuttleworth Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Neil French Chief Operating Officer
Joe Dulin Sales Director
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Canonical Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
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

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