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DJI (大疆创新) is a global company that develops and manufactures drone and camera technology for commercial and recreational use. The company offers a range of consumer, professional, and enterprise products, including drones, aerial platforms, payloads, and analytic tools, gimbal cameras, camera stabilizers, as well as related software and components, such as flight controllers, propulsion systems, and other accessories. Its solutions can be used in a variety of applications and sectors, including filmmaking, recreation, agriculture, construction, infrastructure, energy, and public safety.

TypePrivate
Founded2006
HQShenzhen, CN
Websitedji.com
Employee Ratings2.6
Overall CultureF

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2021)1,857(+2%)
Revenue (Y, 2016)$4.5 B
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at DJI

Wang Tao

Wang Tao

CEO
Martin A. Brandenburg

Martin A. Brandenburg

Chief Development Officer
Brendan Schulman

Brendan Schulman

Vice President of Policy & Legal Affairs
Christina Zhang

Christina Zhang

Senior Director, Corporate Strategy & Communication
Jan Gasparic

Jan Gasparic

Director, Strategic Partnerships
Romsin Oushana

Romsin Oushana

Director of Partnerships North America
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DJI Office Locations

DJI has offices in Shenzhen, Burbank, Cerritos, Frankfurt am Main and in 5 other locations
Shenzhen, CN (HQ)
No.18 Gaoxin South 4th Ave, Nanshan District, Skyworth Semiconductor Design Building, West Wing, 14th Floor
Frankfurt am Main, DE
Platz der Einheit 1
Niederlauer, DE
Industriestraße 12
Hong Kong, HK
TOWER 535, G07, No, 535 Jaffe Rd, Causeway Bay
Tokyo, JP
Trade Pia Odaiba 9F, 2-3-1 Daiba, Minato-ku
Seoul, KR
140 Eoulmadang-ro, Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu
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DJI Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2006

DJI total Funding

$105 m

DJI latest funding size

$75 m

Time since last funding

6 years ago

DJI investors

DJI's latest funding round in May 2015 was reported to be $75 m. In total, DJI has raised $105 m. DJI's latest valuation is reported to be $10 b.
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DJI Revenue

DJI's revenue was reported to be $4.50 b in Y, 2016
USD

Revenue (Y, 2016)

4.5b

Market valuation

10.0b
USDY, 2016E

Revenue

4.5b
USDY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

8.0m
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DJI Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
HasselbladJanuary 05, 2017

DJI Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

79/100

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DJI Online and Social Media Presence

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DJI Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    37/100

  • CEO Rating

    D-

    60/100

  • Compensation

    F

    10/100

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DJI News and Updates

DJI AV Rumors: It Is Already An Autonomous Vehicle Company

DJI's drones are already capable of doing some autonomous operations in areas more complicated than the roads, and sometimes far more complicated. It's not a major stretch to say that DJI is already pretty good at dealing with complicated and dangerous conditions with its current autonomous vehicle …

Drone giant DJI builds team to work on autonomous car tech

DJI is building an engineering team to work on self-driving car technologies, according to job posts and people familiar with the matter.

Tesla’s China rival Xpeng to use lidar sensors from DJI affiliate Livox

The battle is heating up between Tesla and its Chinese challenger Xpeng as the latter makes clearer its stance on the future of autonomous driving. Over the weekend, Xpeng, which counts Xiaomi and Alibaba among its investors, announced that it will be using lidar sensors from Livox, a startup with c…

DJI says products will remain on sale after being added to US ‘entity list’

Yesterday the U.S. Department of Commerce included DJI among the 77 new entries on its ‘entity list.’ Precisely what this means for the company’s future in the States remains uncertain, but it has since responded to TechCrunch’s request for comment. “DJI is disappointed in the U.S. Department of Com…

DJI added to Commerce Department ‘entity list’

Following numerous reports that the U.S. government was seeking to crack down on DJI, the Department of Commerce today will be adding the drone giant to its “Entity List.”  Reuters and Drone DJ have issued early reporting based on a conference call with a state official. The full list of 77 impacted…

SkyPixel And DJI Call For Entries For The SkyPixel 6th Anniversary Aerial Photo & Video Contest

SHENZHEN, China, Dec. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DJI and SkyPixel, one of the world's most popular aerial photography and videography online communities, today announced details to its yearly anticipated SkyPixel Aerial Photo & Video Contest. Running from December 18, 2020 to February 18,...
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DJI Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was DJI founded?

    DJI was founded in 2006.

  • Who are DJI key executives?

    DJI's key executives are Wang Tao, Martin A. Brandenburg and Brendan Schulman.

  • How many employees does DJI have?

    DJI has 1,857 employees.

  • What is DJI revenue?

    Latest DJI annual revenue is $4.5 b.

  • What is DJI revenue per employee?

    Latest DJI revenue per employee is $2.4 m.

  • Who are DJI competitors?

    Competitors of DJI include PowerVision Technology Group, DroneDeploy and Skycatch.

  • Where is DJI headquarters?

    DJI headquarters is located at No.18 Gaoxin South 4th Ave, Nanshan District, Skyworth Semiconductor Design Building, West Wing, 14th Floor, Shenzhen.

  • Where are DJI offices?

    DJI has offices in Shenzhen, Burbank, Cerritos, Frankfurt am Main and in 5 other locations.

  • How many offices does DJI have?

    DJI has 9 offices.