Snapchat

Snapchat

Snapchat

Overview
Date Founded

2010

Headquarters

63 Market Street, Venice, CA, 90291, USA

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

3,069

Industries

Computer Software
Other Business & Consulting Services
IT Consulting & Services
Holding Companies
Consumer Services
Internet Software & Services

Company Description

Snap, Inc. engages in the operation of its camera platform. It is also involved in the provision of advertising services by helping its partners in generating return on investments. Its products include Snapchat, publisher tools, and spectacles. The company was founded by Frank Reginald Brown IV, Evan Thomas Spiegel, and Robert C. Murphy in July 2011 and is headquartered in Venice, CA.

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Executives & Employees

Co-Founder

Co-Founder

Chief Financial Officer

Secretary & General Counsel

Chief Strategy Officer

Chief Accounting Officer

Vice President of Technology

Senior Account Executive

Senior Account Executive

Senior Account Executive

Board of Directors

Professional at Snapchat

Co-Founder at Snapchat

Co-Founder at Snapchat

Chief Executive Officer at Procter & Gambel Interamericas, Inc.

Limited Partner at Lead Edge Capital Management LLC

First Investor in Riot Games at Discord, Inc.

Former General Partner & Chief Operating Officer at TCMI, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer at McAfee LLC

Chief Content Officer at Hearst Magazines Corp.

General Partner at Meritech Capital Partners

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Owners & Shareholders
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TCM-HK is a long-term, equity-focused manager which aims to generate superior compound annual returns over time by selecting securities based on extensive, fundamental, bottom-up research and analysis.The firm primarily focuses on Asian themes and invests globally in the consumer, financials, technology, media, telecommunications and industrial sectors.

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Coatue Management manages client accounts in accordance with a long/short investment strategy. The firm invests primarily in US and non-US publicly traded equity securities and equity-related securities, such as equity swaps and options. Coatue Management also invests in US and non-US private companies for certain clients. The firm concentrates largely on certain sectors, including the global technology, media, telecommunications and consumer sectors, and may also focus on companies in the mobile internet, cloud computing, user-generated content and Chinese internet sectors. Coatue Management’s investment approach is based on fundamental research. They invest long and also engage in short selling for certain strategies.

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Orbis Investment Management employs a value-oriented investment approach that seeks to identify equities with prices that are well below the perceived intrinsic value of the company. Although the firm employs a value orientation, they do not limit their investments only to stocks that can be defined as value stocks based on their current financial ratios. Orbis Investment Management also looks for companies with attractive growth prospects.

Recent Transactions
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Snapchat purchases PlayCanvas Ltd. from DC Thomson Ventures

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Snapchat purchases Zenly SAS from Benchmark Capital Management Co. LLC, IDInvest Partners SA, Kima Ventures SAS

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Snapchat purchases Placed, Inc. from Madrona Venture Group LLC, Two Sigma Ventures LLC

Insider Transactions
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Transaction Advisors
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Legal Advisor

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Advisors & Consultants
Legal Advisor

Partner at Cooley LLP

Advisor

Former Chief Financial Officer at Snapchat

Legal Advisor

Partner at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP

Clients

Daily Mail & General Trust Plc engages in the management of multinational portfolio of entrepreneurial companies. It produces information for the insurance, property, energy education, and finance sectors. It also provides news and entertainment services. It operates through the following segments: RMS, dmg information, dmg events, Euromoney, and dmg media. The RMS segment provides risk models, software application, and analytical data services used by the global risk and insurance industry to quantify and manage catastrophic risk. The dmg Information segment offers business-to-business (B2B) information and analysis for the property, education, and energy sectors. The dmg Events segment consists of international B2B exhibitions and conferences organizer, focusing on the energy, construction, interiors, and hotel and hospitality sectors. The Euromoney segment focuses on global asset management, capital markets, and commodities sectors. The dmg Media segment acts as an international publisher with a print and digital portfolio. The company was founded by Alfred Charles William Harmsworth and Harold Harmsworth in 1896 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Perion Network Ltd. is a global technology company, which engages in the provision of advertising solutions to brands and publishers. It offers the following business solutions: Undertone, which connects brands to consumers using engaging creatives; Code Fuel, which enables developers to optimize search traffic and generate incremental revenue; MakeMeReach, an automated social management platform that help ad performance across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat; and Smilebox, a desktop and mobile applications. The company was founded by Ofer Adler and Yaron Adler in November 1999 and is headquartered Holon, Israel.

Hostelworld Group Plc engages in the provision of software and data processing services that facilitate hostel, B&B, hotel and other accommodation bookings worldwide. The company was founded in 1999 and headquartered in Leopardstown, Ireland.

Key Stats and Financials As of 2017
Market Capitalization
$17B
Total Enterprise Value
$15B
Earnings Per Share
$-2.95
Revenue
$825M
Net Profit
$-3.45B
EBITDA
$-3.42B
EBITDAMargin
-415.09%
Total Equity
$2.99B
Total Debt
$16M
Enterprise Value Sales
18.19x
TEVNet Income
-4.36x
Debt TEV
0x
Non-Profit Donations & Grants
$1,000 - $4,999
2016
$5,000 - $10K
2016
$2,500 - $4,999
2015
Investors
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Glade Brook Capital Partners seeks to seek to generate superior and sustainable risk-adjusted returns by investing globally primarily in publicly-traded equity and equity-linked securities. They execute this strategy through a deep fundamental research approach by buying or shorting securities that they believes deviate materially from their intrinsic value. Glade Brook invests primarily in US and non-US publicly traded equity securities and equity-related securities. On behalf of certain investors, the firm also invests in US and and non-US private equity. Glade Brook concentrates largely on certain sectors, including the global technology, media, telecommunications and consumer sectors. Glade Brook's strategies primarily rely on bottom-up fundamental research and analysis of individual companies and sectors, and are enhanced by a top down overlay, as well as technical and quantitative analysis. Their research process focuses on innovation, secular forces, transformation and management quality. Glade Brook invests when they determine that a company's value differs materially from the market, and they see potential for the market to converge with their view.

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Co-Founder at Snapchat

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The University Venture Fund allows a team of 25 students from the University of Utah to invest funds in private equities and perform due diligence. Undergraduates and graduate participate and the program along with students from Westminster College in Salt Lake City and Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. The Fund is not focused on any single industry, though they have had experience in biotechnology and information-technology deals. Investments range from $100,000 to $250,000 per deal and are typically made alongside established venture capital firms.

Suppliers
Amazon.com, Inc. Retail: Other | Wilmington, DE

Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the provision of online retail shopping services. It operates through the following segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS). The North America segment includes retail sales of consumer products and subscriptions through North America-focused websites such as www.amazon.com and www.amazon.ca. The International segment offers retail sales of consumer products and subscriptions through internationally-focused websites. The Amazon Web Services segment involves in the global sales of compute, storage, database, and AWS service offerings for start-ups, enterprises, government agencies, and academic institutions. The company was founded by Jeffrey P. Bezos in July 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.

Brightcove, Inc. Entertainment | Boston, Massachusetts

Brightcove, Inc. engages in the provision of video cloud solutions. It enables customers to publish and distribute video to Internet-connected devices. Its products comprises Brightcove Video Cloud, Brightcove Zencoder, Brightcove Once, Brightcove Perform, Brightcove Video Marketing Suite, Brightcove Lift, Brightcove OTT Flow, and Brightcove Enterprise Video Suite. The company founded by Jeremy J. Allaire and Robert Mason on August 24, 2004 and is headquartered in Boston, MA.

Alphabet, Inc. Biotechnology | Mountain View, California

Alphabet, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the business of acquisition and operation of different companies. It operates through the Google and Other Bets segments. The Google segment includes its main Internet products such as Ads, Android, Chrome, Commerce, Google Cloud, Google Maps, Google Play, Hardware, Search, and YouTube. The Other Bets segment includes businesses such as Access, Calico, CapitalG, GV, Nest, Verily, Waymo, and X. The company was founded by Lawrence E. Page and Sergey Mikhaylovich Brin on October 2, 2015 and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA.

Competitors
Facebook, Inc. Internet Software & Services - MENLO PARK , CA

Facebook, Inc. engages in the development of social media applications for people to connect through mobile devices, personal computers, and other surfaces. It enables users to share opinions, ideas, photos, videos, and other activities online. Its products include Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Oculus. The company was founded by Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, Dustin Moskovitz, Chris R. Hughes, Andrew McCollum, and Eduardo P. Saverin on February 4, 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA.

Twitter, Inc. Internet Software & Services - Dover, DE

Twitter, Inc. is a global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. It provides a network that connects users to people, information, ideas, opinions, and news. The company's services include live commentary, live connections and live conversations. Its application provides social networking services and micro-blogging services through mobile devices and the Internet. The company can also be used as a marketing tool for businesses. Twitter was founded by Jack Dorsey, Christopher Isaac Stone, Noah E. Glass, Jeremy LaTrasse, and Evan Williams on March 21, 2006 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

Alphabet, Inc. Computer Software - Mountain View, California

Alphabet, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the business of acquisition and operation of different companies. It operates through the Google and Other Bets segments. The Google segment includes its main Internet products such as Ads, Android, Chrome, Commerce, Google Cloud, Google Maps, Google Play, Hardware, Search, and YouTube. The Other Bets segment includes businesses such as Access, Calico, CapitalG, GV, Nest, Verily, Waymo, and X. The company was founded by Lawrence E. Page and Sergey Mikhaylovich Brin on October 2, 2015 and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA.