DataSift enables organizations to identify and extract valuable insights from all types of human-generated data in real-time. The company has built a powerful engine for programmatically understanding and analyzing what is being said across social networks, blogs, news sites, and inside businesses, while protecting consumers’ privacy. DataSift works with numerous social networks and content publishers and its partner ecosystem includes top advertising and marketing agency groups, app developers and brands.

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TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyMeltwater
HQReading, GB
Founded2010
Websitedatasift.com
DataSift was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Reading, GB

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Key People/Management at DataSift

Tim Barker

Tim Barker

CEO
Lorenzo Alberton

Lorenzo Alberton

Chief Technology Officer
Steven Pease

Steven Pease

Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer
Jerry Ronaghan

Jerry Ronaghan

Senior Vice President Agency & Ad Tech
Zuzanna Pasierbinska-Wilson

Zuzanna Pasierbinska-Wilson

Senior Vice President Marketing
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DataSift Office Locations

DataSift has an office in Reading
Reading, GB (HQ)
450 Brook Dr
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DataSift Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

In total, DataSift had raised $72 m. DataSift is a subsidiary of Meltwater

DataSift Revenue

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DataSift's revenue was reported to be £7.72 m in FY, 2017 which is a 28.1% decrease from the previous period.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

6.7m13.3m14.4m10.7m7.7m

Revenue growth, %

99%8%(25%)(28%)

Cost of goods sold

2.9m5.0m5.4m3.8m2.7m

Gross profit

3.8m8.4m8.9m6.9m5.0m
GBPFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

8.2k32.2k105.6k2.1m9.9m20.3m4.1m4.4m652.0k213.5k59.5k

Accounts Receivable

2.5k30.4k53.8k353.3k1.3m1.8m3.5m1.7m1.7m461.7k329.6k

Current Assets

11.5k62.7k159.3k2.4m11.2m23.4m9.5m8.6m4.6m1.9m692.0k

PP&E

6.0k15.4k25.7k52.1k553.8k839.8k1.8m1.5m352.2k34.6k
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(8.6m)(10.3m)(13.2m)(15.5m)1.3m

Cash From Operating Activities

(10.6m)(7.4m)(9.7m)(2.8m)(4.5m)

Cash From Financing Activities

21.6m(7.5m)10.9m

Net Change in Cash

10.4m(16.1m)238.2k(3.7m)(5.2m)
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DataSift Online and Social Media Presence

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DataSift Blogs

Meltwater Partners with Amazon to Launch AWS Data Exchange

Software as a service (SaaS) company Meltwater has just revealed its role as a launch partner for Amazon Web Services (AWS) Data Exchange, a cloud service launching today designed to…Read More >>>

Everything you need to know about Fjord Product Announcement: Prioritizing Simplicity and Efficiency

This blog post is part one of “Fjord Product Announcement” blog series. What is Fjord? Recently announced on October 21st, Fjord Product Announcement aims to empower PR, Communications, and Marketing teams with…Read More >>>

Brand Reinvention: How You Know It’s Time to Rebrand

Whether your company is a long-standing consumer business, B2B enterprise, or nonprofit, there may come a time to reinvent its public image. Knowing when and how to rebrand, however, is…Read More >>>

Thoughts on diversity, leadership, and integrity from #PRSAICON

The annual Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) conference is aimed at bringing together industry professionals to learn from each other, hear from those that led the way and get…Read More >>>

A Marketer’s Guide to Using Social Media for Lead Generation

For far too long social media has been the lead generation underdog.Whether direct, indirect, marketing-qualified, or sales-qualified, the leads generated by marketing teams are rarely attributed to social media. Social…Read More >>>

10 Ideas for Media Pitches When You Have No News to Announce

There you are, humming along, with plenty of news to pitch to media on behalf of your brand or client. There seem to be no shortage of announcements coming up…Read More >>>
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DataSift Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was DataSift founded?

    DataSift was founded in 2010.

  • Who are DataSift key executives?

    DataSift's key executives are Tim Barker, Lorenzo Alberton and Steven Pease.

  • What is DataSift revenue?

    Latest DataSift annual revenue is £7.7 m.

  • Who are DataSift competitors?

    Competitors of DataSift include Freshdesk, Enterprise Hive and Hootsuite.

  • Where is DataSift headquarters?

    DataSift headquarters is located at 450 Brook Dr, Reading.

  • Where are DataSift offices?

    DataSift has an office in Reading.

  • How many offices does DataSift have?

    DataSift has 1 office.