Flipkart is an e-commerce marketplace offering various consumer products including Books, Media, Consumer Electronics, and Lifestyle. The Company is known for its services like Cash on Delivery and a 30-day replacement policy. Flipkart is the only online player offering services like In-a-Day Guarantee and Same-Day-Guarantee at scale. Its annual subscription service, Flipkart First, is the first of its kind in the country.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Bangalore, IN
Founded
2007
Size (employees)
16,701 (est)
Flipkart was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Bangalore, IN

Key People at Flipkart

Kalyan Krishnamurthy

Kalyan Krishnamurthy

CEO
Binny Bansal

Binny Bansal

CEO and Co-Founder
Sanjay Baweja

Sanjay Baweja

CFO
Sachin Bansal

Sachin Bansal

Co-Founder & Executive Chairman
Anurag Verma

Anurag Verma

Director HR

Flipkart Office Locations

Flipkart has offices in Bangalore, Bengaluru, Palo Alto, Gurgaon and in 3 other locations
Bangalore, IN (HQ)
No. 447/B, 1st A Cross, 12th Main, 4th Block, Opposite BSNL Telephone Exchange, Koramangala, Karnataka
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Flipkart Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Flipkart's latest funding round in August 2017 was reported to be $2.5 b. In total, Flipkart has raised $7.1 b. Flipkart's latest valuation is reported to be $10 b.

Flipkart Financial Metrics

Flipkart's revenue was reported to be $1.5 b in 2015 which is a 249% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Y, 2015)

1.5 b

Revenue growth (Y, 2014 - Y, 2015), %

249%

Net income (Y, 2015)

(378.9 m)

Market valuation

10 b
USDY, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015

Revenue

170.6 m430 m1.5 b

Revenue growth, %

152%249%

Net Income

(73.5 m)(134.5 m)(378.9 m)
USDY, 2015

Revenue/Employee

108.4 k
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Flipkart Operating Metrics

Flipkart's Registered Users was reported to be 100 m in 2016
Y, 2016

Registered Users

100 m

Monthly Shipments

8 m
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Flipkart Job Categories

Traffic Overview of Flipkart

Flipkart Online and Social Media Presence

Flipkart News and Updates

In 20 hours, Flipkart sold a record-breaking 1.3 million smartphones

Flipkart says it has created history. The Bengaluru-based e-commerce major sold 1.3 million smartphones within 20 hours on Sept. 21, a company release said. That’s…

Led by cash-rich Flipkart and Amazon, Indian e-tailers will burn up to 60% more cash this festive season

What funding crunch and pressure for profits? It’s India’s biggest festive season and, as usual, e-commerce players are splurging. Between September and December, the cash…

Did these Flipkart guys know they were creating history while having this chat?

It was one online chat that concealed the momentousness of the occasion. And it happened on Oct. 16, 2007, minutes after Flipkart.com went live. The…

SoftBank’s Vision Fund acquires stake in Indian ecommerce giant Flipkart

(Reuters) — A tech fund backed by Japan’s SoftBank Group has picked up one of the biggest stakes in India’s leading homegrown online retailer Flipkart, the Bengaluru-headquartered firm said in a statement on Thursday. The SoftBank Vision Fund has invested in Flipkart via a mix of direct capital infu…

SoftBank’s Vision Fund backs Flipkart in record India tech investment

 SoftBank missed out on getting a piece of Flipkart when its deal to acquire Snapdeal, the e-commerce firm which SoftBank backed in 2015, fell apart last month, but the Japanese tech giant has finally gotten there. Flipkart today confirmed that SoftBank has invested in its business, via its $100 bil…

Flipkart’s on-off-on-off-on-off deal to acquire Snapdeal is now officially dead

 What a difference a week makes. Less than seven days after Flipkart’s much-rumored acquisition of Snapdeal appeared to be nearing completion following months of speculation, the deal has officially died. All that stood between a reported $900-$950 million acquisition was the approval of Snapdeal’s …
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