Gousto operates an online platform that enables users to choose the recipes online to deliver the required ingredients in the right proportions with a recipe card to cook meals at home. The Company offers a range of exotic eats to homely treats, veggie delights and meaty feasts. 

Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
130 (est)+4%
Gousto was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People/Management at Gousto

Timo Schmidt

Timo Schmidt

CEO & Founder
David Cruickshank

David Cruickshank

Chief Operating Officer
Jon Coker

Jon Coker

Board Director
Tim Haines

Tim Haines

Chief Information Officer

Gousto Office Locations

Gousto has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
2 Issigonis House
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Gousto Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$25 m

Latest funding size

$13.6 m

Time since last funding

about 2 years


Gousto's latest funding round in December 2015 was reported to be $13.6 m. In total, Gousto has raised $25 m. Gousto's latest valuation is reported to be £35.9 m.

Gousto Financials

Gousto's revenue was reported to be £12.8 m in FY, 2016 which is a 321% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

12.8 m

Gross profit (FY, 2016)

6.6 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

(6.7 m)

EBITDA (FY, 2016)

(6.1 m)

EBIT (FY, 2016)

(6.6 m)

Market valuation

35.9 m

Cash (30-Dec-2016)

5.4 m


30.5 m
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016


3 m12.8 m

Cost of goods sold

1.9 m6.2 m

Gross profit

1.1 m6.6 m

Gross profit Margin, %

GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


45.6 k762 k4.7 m5.4 m

Accounts Receivable

26.6 k122.3 k3.5 k


4.9 k31.6 k213.6 k349.8 k

Current Assets

77.1 k915.8 k5.5 m6.2 m
    GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016

    Net Income

    (4.4 m)(6.7 m)

    Cash From Operating Activities

    (3.9 m)(4.5 m)

    Cash From Financing Activities

    8.1 m5 m

    Net Change in Cash

    4 m(2.2 m)
      GBPY, 2016


      -5 x


      -4.6 x


      -6.8 x


      186.6 k

      Financial Leverage

      1.4 x
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