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Brightpearl is a company providing a retail operations platform for retailers and wholesalers. It delivers financial management, inventory and sales order management, purchasing and supplier management, CRM, fulfillment, warehousing, and logistics capabilities.

TypePrivate
Founded2007
HQCity of Bristol, GB
Websitebrightpearl.com
Employee Ratings4.4
Overall CultureF

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)130(+4%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£7.4 M(+6%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Brightpearl

Derek O'Carroll

Derek O'Carroll

CEO & Director
Jacqui Fernandez

Jacqui Fernandez

Chief of Staff
Nick Shaw

Nick Shaw

Chief Revenue Officer
Scott Hill

Scott Hill

SVP of Product
Justin Press

Justin Press

SVP of Customer Success
Michael Sherman

Michael Sherman

VP of Sales
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Brightpearl Office Locations

Brightpearl has offices in City of Bristol and Austin
City of Bristol, GB (HQ)
New Bond House Bond St
Austin, TX, US
211 E 7th St #110
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Brightpearl Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2007

Brightpearl total Funding

$87.5 m

Brightpearl latest funding size

$33 m

Time since last funding

a month ago

Brightpearl investors

Brightpearl's latest funding round in December 2020 was reported to be $33 m. In total, Brightpearl has raised $87.5 m
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Brightpearl Revenue

Brightpearl's revenue was reported to be £7.42 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

7.4m

Net income (FY, 2018)

(5.6m)

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

(5.8m)

EBIT (FY, 2018)

(5.8m)

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

6.5m
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

6.2m7.0m7.4m

Revenue growth, %

70%12%

Operating expense total

13.3m13.1m13.3m

EBITDA

(5.8m)
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

3.0m189.1k6.5m

Accounts Receivable

454.7k525.5k651.8k

Current Assets

4.5m2.0m8.2m

PP&E

110.5k90.5k140.2k
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(4.9m)(4.5m)(5.6m)

Income Taxes Paid

670.8k
GBPFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

68.2k

Debt/Equity

15.8 x
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Brightpearl Operating Metrics

Brightpearl's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 1.2 k in Sep, 2019.
Sep, 2019

Countries

26

Enterprise Customers

1.20 k

Transactions

10 m
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Brightpearl Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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Brightpearl Online and Social Media Presence

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Brightpearl Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    44/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    10/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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Brightpearl News and Updates

Bristol’s Brightpearl raises $33M Series C round led by Sage to boost its platform for retailers

Brightpearl, which allows retailers to streamline their operations thus boosting sales, has raised $33 million in funding to scale its business. This Series C round was led by Sage, which has put  $23 million into the UK company. Previous backers Cipio Partners, Notion Capital and Verdane also parti…

UK scale-up Brightpearl raises $33 million to help retailers run a tighter ship

Bristol, UK-based Brightpearl, which currently helps approximately 1,000 retailers streamline their operations and boost sales, has raised $33 million in funding to scale its business. Brightpearl’s back-office solution includes financial management, inventory and sales order management, purchasing …

Brightpearl selected to power Shopify's lineup of retail hardware

BRISTOL, England and AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Brightpearl is today announcing it will power the growth of Shopify's collection of retail hardware. Shopify, a leading global commerce company who provides trusted tools that help merchants of any size start, grow, market,...

Tech Firm Brightpearl Announces $15m Growth Round and Appoints Fashion Chief as Chairman to Accelerate International Expansion

AUSTIN, Texas and BRISTOL, England, July 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Brightpearl, the world's largest purpose-built retail ERP platform, today announces a $15 million growth round and the appointment of a new Chairman to help drive further expansion. More than 1,000 brands rely on...

Brightpearl Blogs

5 Reasons to Choose Shopify for Your Ecommerce Store in 2021

In a retail industry in which half of all businesses are suffering from overchoice when it comes to technology investments, […] The post 5 Reasons to Choose Shopify for Your Ecommerce Store in 2021 appeared first on Brightpearl Blog.

Brightpearl announces $33m investment led by Sage

I am delighted to share with you the news that Brightpearl is entering into a new relationship with Sage PLC […] The post Brightpearl announces $33m investment led by Sage appeared first on Brightpearl Blog.

4 User-Focused Tools to Improve Your Ecommerce Analytics

Image Source  Ecommerce is huge, and growing steadily bigger by the year. As technology and innovation in delivery channels improve, […] The post 4 User-Focused Tools to Improve Your Ecommerce Analytics appeared first on Brightpearl Blog.

3 post-purchase best practices guaranteed to boost customer retention

Once a prospect has crossed the checkout line, it’s easy to think the job is done. After all, that’s the […] The post 3 post-purchase best practices guaranteed to boost customer retention appeared first on Brightpearl Blog.

How We’ll Shop in 2021 – The Five Things You Need to Know

These are truly strange times for the retail industry, we’re living through a year in which digital technology continues to […] The post How We’ll Shop in 2021 – The Five Things You Need to Know appeared first on Brightpearl Blog.

Shopify’s Webstore – Now Powered By Brightpearl!

We’re delighted to announce a new partnership with Shopify, as Brightpearl has been chosen to power the growth of the […] The post Shopify’s Webstore – Now Powered By Brightpearl! appeared first on Brightpearl Blog.
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Brightpearl Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Brightpearl founded?

    Brightpearl was founded in 2007.

  • Who are Brightpearl key executives?

    Brightpearl's key executives are Derek O'Carroll, Jacqui Fernandez and Nick Shaw.

  • How many employees does Brightpearl have?

    Brightpearl has 130 employees.

  • What is Brightpearl revenue?

    Latest Brightpearl annual revenue is £7.4 m.

  • What is Brightpearl revenue per employee?

    Latest Brightpearl revenue per employee is £57 k.

  • Who are Brightpearl competitors?

    Competitors of Brightpearl include ERPLY, Aptos and Tulip Retail.

  • Where is Brightpearl headquarters?

    Brightpearl headquarters is located at New Bond House Bond St, City of Bristol.

  • Where are Brightpearl offices?

    Brightpearl has offices in City of Bristol and Austin.

  • How many offices does Brightpearl have?

    Brightpearl has 2 offices.