Lenskart

Lenskart is an online and in-store optical retailer that sells eyewear frames, contact lenses, sunglasses and spectacles. Read more

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Lenskart

Lenskart is an online and in-store optical retailer that sells eyewear frames, contact lenses, sunglasses and spectacles. Read more

Peyush Bansal's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Lenskart

Co-Founder & CEO

Peyush Bansal

CEO Approval Rating

78/100

Founded:

2010

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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GKB Online Trading Pvt. Ltd. is Lenskart's #1 rival. GKB Online Trading Pvt. Ltd. was founded in 1959 in Kolkata, West Bengal. Like Lenskart, GKB Online Trading Pvt. Ltd. also operates in the Logistics, Wholesalers & Retail Distributors space. GKB Online Trading Pvt. Ltd. generates $146.9M less revenue than Lenskart.

Coolwinks is one of Lenskart's top competitors. Coolwinks is headquartered in Gurugram, Haryana, and was founded in 2016. Like Lenskart, Coolwinks also works within the Logistics, Wholesalers & Retail Distributors sector. Coolwinks generates 0.75% the revenue of Lenskart.

Specsmakers is seen as one of Lenskart's top competitors. Specsmakers was founded in 2007, and its headquarters is in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Like Lenskart, Specsmakers also works within the Logistics, Wholesalers & Retail Distributors sector. Specsmakers has 3,300 fewer employees than Lenskart.

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Lenskart Funding History

Since Lenskart was founded in 2010, it has participated in 9 rounds of funding. In total Lenskart has raised $429.5M. Lenskart's last funding round was on Dec 2019 for a total of $275.0M

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Series G
Dec 2019
$275M

SoftBank Vision Fund

Series F
Sep 2019
$55M
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Apr 2018
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Jan 2017
$3.5M
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Sep 2016
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Since Lenskart was founded in 2010, it has participated in 9 rounds of funding. In total Lenskart has raised $429.5M. Lenskart's last funding round was on Dec 2019 for a total of $275.0M

Lenskart Investments

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Tango Eye is an AI-based firm that converts surveillance video into actionable insights for the retail industry.
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Oct 13, 2020
Seed
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ThinOptics designs, manufactures and sells reading glasses for men and women.
$500K
May 05, 2018
Equity
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John Jacobs is an e-commerce marketplace that sells luxury eye and sunglasses for men and women.
$4M
Feb 03, 2018
Equity
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6over6 Vision is a mobile application that enables users to examine their eyes.
$1M
Dec 06, 2017
Equity
Dec 01, 2019
Ditto develops an AI-based platform that offers facial analysis, frame recommendation and 3D virtual try-on solutions for eyewear retailers.
$1M
Sep 25, 2017
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Lenskart News

April 27, 2021Techcircle

Lenskart acquihires a micro delivery startup, announces Hyderabad tech hub

Lenskart Solutions, which owns and operates omnichannel eyewear brand Lenskart, has acquihired Luckno... See more »
April 26, 2021The Hindu Business Line

Lenskart to strengthen tech team with more hires

Inaugurates new centre in Hyderabad following acquisition of DailyJoy... See more »
March 5, 2021Inc42 Magazine

India's Top UI Platforms Chosen By The Product Leaders From Swiggy, Lenskart, Sheroes, Gojek, Kissflow

This article is part of Inc42 Plus' upcoming conference - The Makers Summit India's largest product c... See more »
February 26, 2021Entrackr

Ratan Tata to exit from IPO-bound Lenskart

Ratan Tata has been an angel investor in startups since early 2014 and since then he has invested in ... See more »
February 25, 2021Entrackr

Lenskart sets up ESOP trust for its employees before IPO

Lenskart, which has been readying for an Initial Public Offering or IPO in the coming fiscal, has set... See more »
February 24, 2021Techcircle

Softbank-backed Lenskart turns profitable in FY20, revenue up 89.81%

After nearly a decade of operations, Lenskart Solutions, which operates an eponymous omnichannel eyew... See more »
January 27, 2021HrNxt

Lenskart commits USD $50 million towards expansion in the UAE

Lenskart, eyewear retailer, has announced its foray into the Middle East market and plans to open its... See more »

Lenskart Blogs

November 27, 2017Lenskart Blog

Here’s how you can be different on your Wedding Day

Weddings are all about everything grand! It is the wedding day when one wants to look their best and ... See more »
November 18, 2017Lenskart Blog

International Men’s Day Special: Let your eyewear decide your beard type!

It’s that time of the year again! Men all over the world, regardless of their style and preferences, ... See more »
November 16, 2017Lenskart Blog

Traveling in style – different sunglasses for different destinations!

You’ve packed the new camera and tucked in the SPF sunscreen in your travel bag. But before you hit t... See more »
November 14, 2017Lenskart Blog

Introducing the Fall-Winter collection

The celebrations are all about the stylish fall and winter trends this festive season! With summer lo... See more »
November 13, 2017Lenskart Blog

Sunglasses à la mode – who wore them better?

Movies and movie-stars have always been the most fancied fashion inspirations in India. Fashion and m... See more »
November 8, 2017Lenskart Blog

Travelling? Here’s what to pack, per the terrain

If you are planning a trip and confused whether or not to pack those pair of aviators’ that you bough... See more »
October 31, 2017Lenskart Blog

Katrina loves these glasses – you will too!

From Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani to Jagga Jasoos, Katrina has always been making us drool over her eye... See more »

Lenskart Press Releases

May 14, 2015PRSYNC

Lenskart Promo Codes Available At Crackcoupon

The biggest invent in online shopping is by lenskart which offers lenses, glasses and frames online. ... See more »
May 3, 2015FREE PR NOW

Lenskart to raise $25 million dollars

On an average, LensKart ships 1,000 spectacles a day, with the average value ranging between Rs 1,100... See more »
April 13, 2015BUSINESS WIRE INDIA

Look Your Stylish Best this Summer with Lenskart.com's Eye-Popper Sale

Business Wire IndiaLenskart, India's fastest growing optical business announces the Eye-Popper Sale f... See more »
January 2, 2015PRLOG

Lenskart launches Lewis Hamilton sunglasses, a debonair collection of the season

Lenskart.com has introduced a chic collection of sunglasses from Lewis Hamilton, a range inspired by ... See more »
December 25, 2014ONLINE PR MEDIA

Lenskart launches a stylish collection of prescription sunglasses from renowned brands

Lenskart.com has recently launched its fashionable collection of prescription sunglasses in attractiv... See more »
November 27, 2014PRLOG

Lenskart introduces a whole new range of contact lenses from Bausch and Lomb

Lenskart.com has launched the latest collection of contact lenses from trusted and renowned brand Bau... See more »

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Lenskart Headquarters

339A/8, Mehta Chowk, Near Juhi Clinic Dadawadi Jain Mandir Road

New Delhi, Delhi110030

91-99998-99998

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Lenskart Summary

ABOUT

Overview

Lenskart is a privately-held company which operates an online retailer of eyewear in India. It is an Indian eyewear portal founded by Peyush Bansal along with Amit Chaudhary and Sumeet Kapahi in November, 2010. The company's products range from prescr...

CEO

Lenskart's Co-Founder & CEO, Peyush Bansal, currently has an approval rating of 78%. Lenskart's primary competitors are GKB Online Trading Pvt. Ltd., Coolwinks & Specsmakers.

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lenskart.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Lenskart

  1. When was Lenskart founded?

    Lenskart was founded in 2010
  2. Who is Lenskart's CEO?

    Lenskart's CEO is Peyush Bansal
  3. How much revenue does Lenskart generate?

    Lenskart generates $150M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Lenskart have?

    Lenskart has historically raised $429.5M in funding
  5. Where is Lenskart's headquarters?

    Lenskart's headquarters is in New Delhi Delhi, IN
  1. How many employees does Lenskart have?

    Lenskart has 4,000 employees
  2. What sector does Lenskart operate in?

    Lenskart is in Logistics, Wholesalers & Retail Distributors, Fashion, Apparel & Accessories
  3. Who are Lenskart's competitors?

    Lenskart's top competitors are GKB Online Trading Pvt. Ltd., Coolwinks, Specsmakers
  4. Who has Lenskart invested in?

    Lenskart's has invested in companies such as Tango Eye, ThinOptics, John Jacobs