Flipkart's Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding and Acquisitions

Flipkart is an eCommerce portal that offers apparels, footwears, mobile phones, furniture and computer accessories.

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CEO

Kalyan Krishnamurthy

CEO Approval Rating

87/100

OVERVIEW

Founded:

2007

Headquarters:

BangaloreKarnataka

Status:

PrivateSubsidiary of Walmart Inc.

Industry Sector:

Retail Distributors

SIC Code:

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Competitive Analysis

TOP COMPETITORS OR ALTERNATIVES

Amazon is perceived as one of Flipkart's biggest rivals. Amazon's headquarters is in Seattle, Washington, and was founded in 1994. Amazon operates in the Retail Distributors industry. Amazon generates 6,301% of Flipkart's revenue.

Snapdeal has been one of Flipkart's top competitors. Snapdeal is a Private company that was founded in 2007 in New Delhi, Delhi. Snapdeal is in the E-commerce field. Compared to Flipkart, Snapdeal has 28,800 fewer employees.

Alibaba Group is Flipkart's #3 rival. Alibaba Group was founded in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province} in 1999. Alibaba Group operates in the Retail Distributors industry. Compared to Flipkart, Alibaba Group generates $56.7B more revenue.

RANK

COMPANY

LEADERSHIP

CEO SCORE

EMPLOYEES

TOTAL FUNDING

REVENUE

Kalyan Krishnamurthy

CEO

- -
30,000
$7.6B
$4B
1

Jeffrey P. Bezos

Chairman & CEO

62/100
647,500
$56M
$252.1B
2

Kunal Bahl

Co-Founder & CEO

69/100
1,200
$1.8B
$129.2M
3

Daniel Yong Zhang

CEO

68/100
36,446
$24.8B
$60.7B
4

Sanjay Sethi

Co-Founder & CEO

72/100
720
$241.9M
$39.2M
5

Vivek Gaur

Co-Founder & CEO

66/100
124
$88.4M
$45M
6

Harish Bahl

Co-Founder

70/100
226
$58M
$15M
7

Scott Schenkel

Interim-CEO

84/100
14,100
$63M
$10.9B
8

Manu Agarwal

Founder & CEO

85/100
833
$112.2M
$300M
9

Mary Turner

CEO

81/100
154
$107.7M
$9M
10

Suchi Mukherjee

Co-Founder & CEO

81/100
100
$50M
$3M

Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Upstream Commerce, Inc.

Sep 2018

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$30M
Upstream Commerce provides cloud-based automated competitive pricing and product analytics solutions for online retail applications.
Liv.ai Pvt. Ltd

Aug 2018

Source »
undisclosed
Liv develops an AI-based speech recognition platform that allows users to convert speech into text across multiple languages.
F1 Info Solutions & Services

Sep 2017

Source »
undisclosed
F1 Info is a provider of spare parts management, warranty and help desk support services.
PhonePe Private Limited

Apr 2016

Source »
undisclosed
PhonePe is a digital wallet that provides DTH, mobile recharging, electricity bill payment and money transaction solutions.
FX Mart Private Limited

Sep 2015

Source »
$6.8M
FX Mart is a payment services platform that offers electronic payments, buying and selling of currencies, overseas remittances and travel services.

These are all the companies that Flipkart has acquired. Flipkart has acquired 10 companies and its latest acquisition was Upstream Commerce, Inc. in Sep 2018. Upstream Commerce provides cloud-based automated competitive pricing and product analytics solutions for online retail applications.

Flipkart Funding History

Since Flipkart was founded in 2007, it has participated in 17 rounds of funding. In total Flipkart has raised $7.6B. Flipkart's last funding round was on Aug 2017 for a total of $2.5B

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Equity
Aug 2017
$2.5B

SoftBank

Debt
Aug 2017
$211.3M
Equity
Jun 2017
$71M
Equity
Apr 2017
$400M
Equity
Mar 2017
$1B

Total Funding: $7.6B

Since Flipkart was founded in 2007, it has participated in 17 rounds of funding. In total Flipkart has raised $7.6B. Flipkart's last funding round was on Aug 2017 for a total of $2.5B

Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

PhonePe is a digital wallet that provides DTH, mobile recharging, electricity bill payment and money transaction solutions.
$66M
Aug 07, 2018
Equity
Apr 01, 2016
Blackbuck is an online logistics transactions marketplace that offers price discovery, route optimization and in-transit tracking solutions.
$7.7M
Oct 17, 2017
Debt
-
PhonePe is a digital wallet that provides DTH, mobile recharging, electricity bill payment and money transaction solutions.
$38.7M
Oct 03, 2017
Equity
Apr 01, 2016
Blackbuck is an online logistics transactions marketplace that offers price discovery, route optimization and in-transit tracking solutions.
$70M
Mar 20, 2017
Series C
-
Urban Ladder is an online platform that allows users to shop furniture and home decor products.
$15.2M
Feb 16, 2017
Series E
-

These are all the companies that Flipkart has invested in. Flipkart has invested 10 companies and its latest investment was Upstream Commerce, Inc. in Sep 2018. Upstream Commerce provides cloud-based automated competitive pricing and product analytics solutions for online retail applications.

Flipkart News

Today 8:53 AMNDTV

Best Offers Available on the Last Day

Flipkart Big Diwali Sale 2019 is ending in another 12 hours. We've handpicked all the best deals and ... See more »
Today 8:16 AMTelecomlive

Nokia 7.2, Nokia 8.1 available with discount on Amazon India, Flipkart

HMD Global's recently launched smartphone Nokia 7.2 is available at a discounted price on Amazon Indi... See more »
Today 6:56 AMAgro and Food Processing

Flipkart to enter food retail segment, all set to take on rival Amazon in India

Oct 16, 2019 Flipkart is set to take on arch-rival Amazon in the food retail segment. It is planning ... See more »
Today 6:15 AMTelecomlive

Flipkart adds original content to video service

MUMBAI: Walmart Inc's Indian unit Flipkart is adding original shows to its newly minted video platfor... See more »
Today 6:15 AMTV News4U

Zee TV and Flipkart join hands for Big Billion Days

Mumbai: In a first of its kind Unique case of innovative marriage between TV Broadcaster and e-Commer... See more »
Today 5:14 AMEntrackr

Sachin Bansal's Navi paid Rs 5 Cr plus to Ankit Agarwal in salary and perks

Sachin Bansal became a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the third time recently when he acquired a m... See more »
Today 4:00 AMBGR India

Price, specifications, features

Xiaomi's latest budget Redmi 8 smartphone will be available on sale today at 12:00PM on Flipkart. The... See more »

Flipkart Blogs

October 3, 2019Flipkart Blog

கார்ட்லெஸ் கிரெடிட் – இந்த முறை பிக் பில்லியன் டேஸ் விற்பனையில், ₹1 லட்சம் வரை கிரெடிட் மூலம் ஷாப்பிங் செய்து பின்னர் பணம் செலுத்துங்கள்

பிக் பில்லியன் டேஸ் விற்பனையில் நீங்கள் இஷ்டப்பட்ட அளவுக்கு ஷாப்பிங் செய்து, பின்னர் அவை எல்லாவற்றுக... See more »
October 3, 2019Flipkart Blog

कार्डलेस क्रेडिट – यह बिग बिलियन डेज़ बिक्री, ₹ 1लाख क्रेडिट तक की खरीदारी करें और बाद में भुगतान करें

क्या आप जानते हैं कि आप द बिग बिलियन डेज़ सेल के दौरान अपनी इच्छित सामग्री खरीद सकते हैं, और बाद में... See more »
October 3, 2019Flipkart Blog

কার্ডলেস ক্রেডিট – এই বিগ বিলিয়ন ডেজ সেলে, ₹ 1 লাখ পর্যন্ত ক্রেডিটে কেনাকাট করুন এবং পরে টাকা মেটান

আপনি কি জানেন আপনি আপনার মনের মত জিনিষগুলো দি বিগ বিলিয়ন ডেজ সেলে কিনতে এবং পরে এর টাকা মেটাতে পারেন... See more »
September 30, 2019Flipkart Blog

Flipkart Video: 5000+ TV shows and movies at your fingertips right on the Flipkart app

You can now watch your favorite movies, shows and web series on your Flipkart app! The recently laun... See more »
September 29, 2019Flipkart Blog

#NayeIndiaKaWishlist – Share your wishlist for The Big Billion Days sale 2019 and win big!

Nothing feels better than shopping for your favorite products on sale. Now here's your chance to win... See more »
September 29, 2019Flipkart Blog

7 ways to keep your smartphone shopping within budget this Big Billion Days sale

Have you added your dream smartphone to your cart but shied away from checking out because of the pr... See more »
September 28, 2019Flipkart Blog

#HumansOfBBD – Meet the people who make India’s biggest sale truly special

Hours of hard work have gone into making The Big Billion Days sale the nationwide shopping extravaga... See more »

Flipkart Press Releases

April 13, 2018WebProNews

Walmart Competes Against Amazon for Flipkart Buy-In, $12 Billion Offered for Controlling Stake

US companies Walmart and Amazon are competing to acquire a controlling stake in Flipkart, India's lea... See more »
August 2, 2017Business Wire India

Flipkart Starts Sale of Infinix Smartphones Today

Business Wire IndiaFollowing the brand launch of Infinix in India on 3rd Aug, the sale for Infinix No... See more »
April 18, 2017NPR

Amazon India is steadily tightening its grip over Flipkart in terms of mobile traffic

We are all aware that Amazon is constantly pushing its boundaries to increase consumer engagement in ... See more »
April 4, 2017NPR

Snapdeal has reportedly joined Flipkart's homegrown e-commerce march against Amazon

In stark contrast to another report published this morning, Snapdeal may be seeing some light at the ... See more »
January 18, 2017India PRwire

Cox & Kings ties up with Flipkart's Big Shopping Days

Cox & Kings, the leading holidays and education travel group with operations in 22 countries, has tie... See more »

Flipkart Videos

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Headquarters

Vaishnavi Summit, Ground Floor, 7th Main, 80 feet Road, 3rd Block, Koramangala Industrial Layout Corporation Ward No. 68, Koramangala

Bangalore, Karnataka560034

91-0124-6150-000

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Flipkart is an eCommerce portal that offers apparels, footwears, mobile phones, furniture and computer accessories. Flipkart was founded in 2007. Flipkart's headquarters is located in Bangalore, Karnataka, IN 560034. It has raised 7.6B in 17 rounds. T...

CEO

Flipkart's CEO, Kalyan Krishnamurthy, currently has an approval rating of 87%. Flipkart's primary competitors are Amazon, Snapdeal & Alibaba Group.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Flipkart

  1. When was Flipkart founded?

    Flipkart was founded in 2007
  2. Who is Flipkart's CEO?

    Flipkart's CEO is Kalyan Krishnamurthy
  3. How much revenue does Flipkart generate?

    Flipkart generates $4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Flipkart have?

    Flipkart has historically raised $7.6B in funding
  5. Where is Flipkart's headquarters?

    Flipkart's headquarters is in Bangalore Karnataka, IN
  1. How many employees does Flipkart have?

    Flipkart has 30,000 employees
  2. What sector does Flipkart operate in?

    Flipkart is in Retail Distributors
  3. Who are Flipkart's competitors?

    Flipkart's top competitors are Amazon, Snapdeal, Alibaba Group
  4. Who has Flipkart invested in?

    Flipkart's has invested in companies such as PhonePe, Blackbuck, PhonePe