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Coupang (쿠팡) is a company that operates an e-commerce platform. It offers a selection of merchandise including baby goods, fashion, beauty products, consumables, home goods and decor, books and toys, sporting goods, electronics, and tickets for travel and cultural events.
TypePublic
Founded2010
HQSeoul, KR
Websitecoupang.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureD

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)50,000
Job Openings490
Revenue (FY, 2020)$12 B(+91%)
Share Price (May 2021)$38.9(-7%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Coupang

Bom Kim

Bom Kim

Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Gaurav Anand

Gaurav Anand

Chief Financial Officer
Harold Rogers

Harold Rogers

Chief Administrative Officer
Minette Bellingan

Minette Bellingan

Representative Director
Joseph Nortman

Joseph Nortman

Representative Director
Hanseung Kang

Hanseung Kang

Representative Director of Business Management
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Coupang Office Locations

Coupang has offices in Seoul, Seongnam-si, Mountain View, Riverside and in 3 other locations
Seoul, KR (HQ)
Tower 730, 570 Songpa-daero
Seongnam-si, KR
Samdo Tower, 151 Bundangnaegok-ro, Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do
Beijing, CN
Room1203-1204, One Indigo, 20 Jiuxianqiao Road
Shanghai, CN
2889 Jin Ke Lu, Pudong Xinqu
Mountain View, CA, US
605 Fairchild Dr
Riverside, CA, US
1560 Sierra Ridge Dr
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Coupang Financials and Metrics

Coupang Revenue

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Coupang's revenue was reported to be $11.97 b in FY, 2020 which is a 90.8% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2020)

12.0b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

90.8%

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

2.0b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

16.6%

Net income (FY, 2020)

(474.9m)

EBITDA (FY, 2020)

(250.3m)

EBIT (FY, 2020)

(527.7m)

Market capitalization (7-May-2021)

66.8b

Closing stock price (7-May-2021)

38.9

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

1.3b

EV

67.8b
Coupang's current market capitalization is $66.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

4.1b6.3b12.0b

Revenue growth, %

55%91%

Cost of goods sold

3.9b5.2b10.0b

Gross profit

189.4m1.0b2.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

1.3b1.4b1.6b2.4b2.6b3.1b

Cost of goods sold

1.2b1.2b1.3b2.0b2.2b2.7b

Gross profit

142.3m224.6m301.0m430.3m439.7m467.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

11%16%19%18%17%15%
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.2b1.3b

Accounts Receivable

63.9m71.3m

Inventories

631.7m1.2b

Current Assets

2.2b2.8b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(1.1b)(698.8m)(474.9m)

Depreciation and Amortization

53.6m70.9m127.5m

Inventories

(159.7m)(279.0m)(504.3m)

Accounts Payable

400.4m416.5m1.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q1, 2019Q1, 2020

Net Income

(289.9m)(107.3m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(234.1m)(176.5m)314.7m

Capital Expenditures

(7.3m)(27.3m)(68.1m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(10.3m)(27.2m)(64.2m)
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Coupang Operating Metrics

Coupang's Active Customers was reported to be 14.9 m in FY, 2020.
FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Active Customers

9.16 m11.79 m14.85 m

Average Revenue per Active Customer

$127$161$256

Drivers

15 k

Logistics Centers

100
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Coupang Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
HOOQJuly 09, 2020
CalmSeaMay 16, 2014
Coupang Asia Holdings Pte. Ltd.
Coupang (Beijing) Co., Ltd
Coupang Corp.
Coupang Fulfillment Services, Ltd.
Coupang Global, LLC
Coupang Logistics Services, Ltd.
Coupang Pay Corp.
Coupang (Shanghai) Co., Ltd
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Coupang Revenue Breakdown

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Coupang revenue breakdown by business segment: 92.3% from Retail and 7.7% from Other

Coupang Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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Coupang Online and Social Media Presence

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Coupang Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    57/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    50/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    66/100

  • Diversity

    D-

    48/100

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Coupang News and Updates

SoftBank-backed Coupang starts hiring for top positions in Singapore

The online retailer is looking to fill at least seven lead positions in the city-state, including heads for operations, retail, and logistics.

From pickup basketball to market domination: My wild ride with Coupang

Coupang early investor Ben Sun shares an inside look into the growth of the Korean e-commerce giant and explains how founder Bom Kim led a pivot when the company was already an established business.

Here's what Wall Street is saying about Coupang, the biggest U.S. IPO so far in 2021

Coupang shares surged 40% in its market debut after raising $4.55 billion at $35 per share but it is down more than 5% as of Tuesday's close.

Billionaire Bom Kim is the CEO of Coupang, the 'Amazon of South Korea.' Here's one thing he has in common with Bezos.

Summary List PlacementCoupang is nicknamed the "Amazon of South Korea," but its founder, Bom Kim, keeps a much lower profile than Jeff Bezos. The Korean-American chief executive was thrust into the spotlight last week when Coupang made its $4.6 billion debut on the New York Stock Exchange. The 42-…

Bill Ackman, an early Coupang investor, donates his more than $1 billion stake to charity

Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman was an early investor in Coupang. Now, Ackman said he's donated his entire 26.5 million shares to three charities.

Extra Crunch roundup: Coupang and Roblox debut, driving GPT-3 adoption, startup how-tos, more

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Coupang Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Coupang founded?

    Coupang was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Coupang key executives?

    Coupang's key executives are Bom Kim, Gaurav Anand and Harold Rogers.

  • How many employees does Coupang have?

    Coupang has 50,000 employees.

  • What is Coupang revenue?

    Latest Coupang annual revenue is $12 b.

  • What is Coupang revenue per employee?

    Latest Coupang revenue per employee is $239.3 k.

  • Who are Coupang competitors?

    Competitors of Coupang include Alibaba, eBay and Amazon.

  • Where is Coupang headquarters?

    Coupang headquarters is located at Tower 730, 570 Songpa-daero, Seoul.

  • Where are Coupang offices?

    Coupang has offices in Seoul, Seongnam-si, Mountain View, Riverside and in 3 other locations.

  • How many offices does Coupang have?

    Coupang has 7 offices.