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Knotel is a flexible office platform for established businesses who require turnkey, customizable solutions that alleviate the burden of long-term lease commitments, lengthy and costly build-outs, and tedious facilities management. It finds, builds, designs, and operates custom office spaces.
HQNew York, US
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (May 2019)376(+10%)

Key People/Management at Knotel

Amol Sarva

Amol Sarva

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Edward Shenderovich

Edward Shenderovich

Co-Founder and Chairman
Jonathan Goldberg

Jonathan Goldberg

Eugene Lee

Eugene Lee

Global Head of Real Estate and Business Development
Ricardo Sotelo

Ricardo Sotelo

Head of Finance
Amit Khanna

Amit Khanna

General Counsel
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Knotel Office Locations

Knotel has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
33 W 17th St
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Knotel Financials and Metrics

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Knotel total Funding

$155 m

Knotel latest funding size

$60 m

Time since last funding

7 months ago

Knotel investors

Knotel's latest funding round in October 2018 was reported to be $60 m. In total, Knotel has raised $155 m
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Knotel Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
DeskeoJanuary 16, 2019

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Knotel News and Updates

Knotel acquires 42Floors in order to build the blockchain of property

Another day, another blockchain. This time Knotel – a coworking space rental service in Manhattan – has acquired 42Floors, a commercial real estate search engine in order to, according to founder Amol Sarva, get “access to data and technology on over 10 billion square feet of office space, driving f…

Mobile guru Amol Sarva talks about the future of work

Amol Sarva has done some amazing stuff. The founder of Virgin Mobile, Sarva went on to create the Peek email device created back when cheap, ubiquitous mobile devices were nowhere to be found. Now he runs Knotel, a unique workspace aimed at up and coming startups. In this episode of Technotopia I as…

5 Top Execs Talk About Defining Workplace Culture: Part 1

What defines a great workplace culture? It may not be what you think

Knotel Blogs

SoMa Days: Downtown’s Hidden Gems from an Archery-Obsessed Engineer

Yes, I am a man who works in tech in SoMa, but no, I am not a “tech bro.” It’s a nuanced, yet important distinction. By day I’m an engineer for a fraud detection startup, and at night I make art. On weekends, I dabble in archery. Yep.   I love taking in the morning … Continue reading SoMa Days: Down…

The Most Wonderful End to the Year

Ah, the company holiday party, naturally the social highlight of the most wonderful time of the year. And what a year it was! MILESTONES   In March, we raised $70M in Series B funding. By June we hit 1MM square feet of space across three cities. In July, Ahoy! Berlin and 42Floors joined the family. …

London Ledger: A Copywriter’s Guide to Modern Day Adland

You know how in Mad Men everyone dresses super sharp in natty little suits and heels? Well advertising in London in the 21st century is nothing like that. Which is just as well because I try to walk most days to my job at a media agency in Fitzrovia — aka adland — meaning an … Continue reading Londo…

Knotel x Rag & Bone: The Importance of a Tailored Fit

Looking incredibly dapper at all times is an integral part of the real estate broker gig. So what better way to honor our esteemed broker partners than with some fresh new duds from the sartorial experts at Rag & Bone.     Our guests got the full personal shopper treatment, with guidance on deni…

FiDiaries: A Film Nerd Waxes Wall Street and Talks Hotspots Between Cold Calls

Confession time: sometimes I fantasize that I’m an ambitious, fabulously handsome Bud Fox. If you haven’t see the 1987 classic “Wall Street,” let me set the scene for you. He’s a fresh-faced stockbroker clawing his way to the top. Through a whirlwind of ethical dilemmas, he must form alliances with …

London Owns Lion’s Share of Flexible Office Space

A new breed of flexible office providers is shaking up commercial real estate worldwide, and landlords and investors are taking notice, according to Cushman & Wakefield report “Coworking 2018 – The Flexible Workplace Evolves.”   So far, London is king when it comes to flexible workspace, which o…
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Knotel Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Knotel founded?

    Knotel was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Knotel key executives?

    Knotel's key executives are Amol Sarva, Edward Shenderovich and Jonathan Goldberg.

  • How many employees does Knotel have?

    Knotel has 376 employees.

  • Who are Knotel competitors?

    Competitors of Knotel include Workspace Group, LiquidSpace and Huckletree.

  • Where is Knotel headquarters?

    Knotel headquarters is located at 33 W 17th St, New York.

  • Where are Knotel offices?

    Knotel has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does Knotel have?

    Knotel has 1 office.