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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 Ratings4.5
Overall CultureF

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)138
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

4 months 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

1.2 k

Transactions

10 m
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Brightpearl Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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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

Industry Roundtable: Shipping and Fulfillment in 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically changed how we live, work, and shop. And while the return to “normal” life is getting closer, some of the behaviors consumers have picked up during the pandemic are here to stay.  Online sales were rising slowly before COVID-19, but we saw a huge spike when lock…

These Three Brands Are Transforming Their Business with Automation!

At Brightpearl, we’ve helped thousands of ecommerce merchants achieve awesome results (and save precious time) by automating their order processing workflows. The best bit? The hours saved every week thanks to automation are being reinvested in helping brands grow the business.  With an in-built Aut…

The Lightning 50 – Who Are Britain’s Fastest Growing Online Retailers?

Despite increased footfall since the return of stores this past week, the boom in online shopping during the coronavirus pandemic has been the consistent a ray of hope for the retail sector, As recent IMRG data reveals, online retail sales grew by a whopping 36% in 2020, the highest growth rates sin…

Three reasons you need to automate your ecommerce orders – right now!

Ecommerce is thriving – according to our latest ‘How We’ll Shop’ study, 78% of consumers will buy online more frequently over the next 12 months. So, abundant new opportunities are being presented in the market.  However, these opportunities also bring about challenges in order processing that can o…

Hot off the press: fresh guide explains how and why you should automate your eCommerce orders

With the e-commerce boom in full swing, do you wish there was a way you could easily process more online orders?  Well, with automation on your side, you can!! Our customers are automating ecommerce order processing workflows to save HOURS every week – why not join them? At Brightpearl, we’ve helped…

Trust is the new consumer currency

One thing is becoming certain in the pandemic era — trust and transparency have never been more important.  Over the past three months, Brightpearl has surveyed over 2,000 US consumers to better understand their priorities and concerns as the pandemic evolves, and we’ve discovered a new consumer eme…
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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 138 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 £53.7 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.