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Badoo is a company that develops a social media website and application. Its platform allows users to chat and meet with new people, make friends, discuss and share interests, and date new people. 

TypePrivate
Founded2006
HQLondon, GB
Websitebadoo.com

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)451(-1%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£36.8 M(+35%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Badoo

Andrey Andreev

Andrey Andreev

Founder
Gene Sokolov

Gene Sokolov

VP Engineering
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Badoo Office Locations

Badoo has offices in London, San Francisco and Moscow
London, GB (HQ)
12th Floor, Broadgate Tower, 20 Primrose St
San Francisco, US
San Francisco
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Badoo Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2006

Badoo total Funding

$30.4 m

Badoo latest funding size

$30.44 m

Time since last funding

13 years ago

Badoo investors

Badoo's latest funding round in January 2008 was reported to be $30.4 m. In total, Badoo has raised $30.4 m
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Badoo Revenue

Badoo's revenue was reported to be £36.75 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

36.8m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

8.4m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

22.9%

Net income (FY, 2018)

2.4m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

2.6m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

2.6m

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

219.0k
GBPFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.6m5.2m3.7m2.7m2.8m4.3m6.1m12.6m27.3m36.8m

Revenue growth, %

52%41%

Cost of goods sold

2.6m3.9m5.5m11.6m20.0m28.3m

Gross profit

227.3k429.1k605.0k990.0k7.3m8.4m
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

187.7k14.9k256.2k129.2k743.8k145.8k300.9k94.0k91.0k92.0k219.0k

Accounts Receivable

723.3k386.7k561.9k21.6k

Current Assets

911.0k692.0k2.4m6.8m1.8m2.7m2.9m2.1m4.7m4.7m9.1m

PP&E

15.9k12.0k95.2k4.7k4.8k
GBPFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

71.6k214.0k322.3k397.7k235.0k418.0k879.0k1.9m2.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.4m(207.0k)(5.0k)2.3m510.0k

Dividends Paid

1.2m2.2m

Cash From Financing Activities

(1.2m)(2.2m)(375.0k)
GBPFY, 2008

Financial Leverage

12.4 x
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Badoo Operating Metrics

Badoo's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 60 m in Jun, 2017. Badoo's Registered Users was reported to be 349 m in Jun, 2017.
Jun, 2017Nov, 2019

Messages Sent per Day

350 m

Monthly Active Users

60 m

Registered Users

349 m

Users (Badoo App)

450 m
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Badoo Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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Badoo Online and Social Media Presence

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Badoo News and Updates

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At London’s Badoo, Job Perks Include Pole Dancers and Sushi Served on Models

More than 60 million people use Badoo Trading Ltd.’s dating app in places like Latin America and Russia, but back home in London, all anybody knows about it are the parties. Half-naked women dressed as mermaids. Almost-naked models used as sushi platters. Others coated in body paint. Notice a theme?…

Walt Disney and Badoo join companies pledging money to rebuild Notre-Dame

Walt Disney and dating app Badoo are the latest companies to pledge funds for the rebuilding of Notre-Dame after the historic cathedral sustained severe damage in a fire earlier this week. Disney is giving $5 million to help reconstruct the 800-year-old Parisian landmark, while Badoo will donate all…

Badoo and Bumble entrepreneur invests £3.5m into latest over-50s dating app

Today (September 7), Lumen, the first ever app-only dating platform dedicated to the over-50s, launches in the UK. Backed by Andrey Andreev - the man behind Badoo, Bumble and Chappy - Lumen builds on insights from existing dating services to provide an age-appropriate dating community for more than …

Using these words in your dating profile will get you the most matches, according to dating app Badoo

Having a load of dating apps can feel like a full time job. If you feel like you're getting nowhere with your profile, there could be a few key words to add to your bio to give you a boost. The top word for men was "6ft," while for women it was "love." But it's not just about having the right word…

Badoo plans to drop the swipe from its dating app as it tests live video broadcasts

Is it time to swipe left on the swipe? Badoo, a UK-based dating app with some 388 million users globally — whose majority-owned app Bumble is currently being sued by Tinder in part for its use of swiping — says that it will be removing the gesture from its own app as a way to […]

Dating app Badoo is ditching swiping right in favour of live streaming

Popular dating app Badoo is going to remove its traditional swiping feature and replace it with video streaming Badoo Live, in an attempt to encourage more genuine connections between users. Badoo wants to disrupt the market of swiping on potential matches, which forms the basis of most major dat…
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Badoo Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Badoo founded?

    Badoo was founded in 2006.

  • Who are Badoo key executives?

    Badoo's key executives are Andrey Andreev and Gene Sokolov.

  • How many employees does Badoo have?

    Badoo has 451 employees.

  • What is Badoo revenue?

    Latest Badoo annual revenue is £36.8 m.

  • What is Badoo revenue per employee?

    Latest Badoo revenue per employee is £81.5 k.

  • Who are Badoo competitors?

    Competitors of Badoo include Tinder, SCRUFF and eHarmony.

  • Where is Badoo headquarters?

    Badoo headquarters is located at 12th Floor, Broadgate Tower, 20 Primrose St, London.

  • Where are Badoo offices?

    Badoo has offices in London, San Francisco and Moscow.

  • How many offices does Badoo have?

    Badoo has 3 offices.