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Kuaishou (快手, also known as Kwai) is a company that operates a social platform allowing users to record and share videos, as well as photos. Its solution also offers live-streaming functions. The platform uses artificial intelligence that recommends videos to users and places them in the feed.

HQBeijing, CN
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2021)4,135(+3%)
Job Openings21
Revenue (FY, 2019)$7.2 B
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Kuaishou

Hongbin Ma

Hongbin Ma

Head Of Commercial
Yitian W.

Yitian W.

Senior BD Director
Peter Yu

Peter Yu

Senior Director, Head of Video Technology
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Kuaishou Office Locations

Kuaishou has an office in Beijing
Beijing, CN (HQ)
Fastman Headquarters, No. 6 Shangdi West Road
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Kuaishou Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date


Kuaishou total Funding

$4.4 b

Kuaishou latest funding size

$3 b

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Kuaishou investors

Kuaishou's latest funding round in December 2019 was reported to be $3 b. In total, Kuaishou has raised $4.4 b
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Kuaishou Revenue

Kuaishou's revenue was reported to be $7.2 b in FY, 2019

Revenue (FY, 2019)

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Kuaishou Operating Metrics

Kuaishou's Active Users was reported to be 600 m in Sep, 2017. Kuaishou's Daily Active Users was reported to be 300 m in Feb, 2020. Kuaishou's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 1 b in Jun, 2021.
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Daily Uploaded Videos

5 m

Monthly Active Users

1 b
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Kuaishou Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Xiatou AppApril 12, 2019
AcFunJune 05, 2018

Kuaishou Cybersecurity Score

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Kuaishou Online and Social Media Presence

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Kuaishou News and Updates

Internet Stocks Rebound, Kuaishou Added To Southbound Stock Connect

Asian equities had a strong day while Taiwan and South Korea were off.

Content Community and Social Platform Kuaishou and Warner Music Group Strike Global Licensing Deal

NEW YORK, Aug. 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Warner Music Group (WMG) and China-based short-form video platform Kuaishou have struck a new licensing deal which will see WMG make its artists' music available on all of Kuaishou's overseas products including apps Kwai and SnackVideo. With more...

Green Shoots Review, AAC & Kuaishou Weigh On Hong Kong Tech

Asian equities were mixed today in a quiet summer session.

Kuaishou Technology Beats Estimates On Q2 Revenue

Asian equities were mostly higher in a quiet session in advance of the meeting of central bankers in Jackson Hole and Powell’s address Friday.

Kuaishou Slumps as Spending Spree Drives Losses

ByteDance Foe Kuaishou’s Sales Beat Despite Video Competition

Kuaishou Technology Announces Second Quarter and Interim 2021 Unaudited Financial Results

HONG KONG, Aug. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kuaishou Technology (HK:1024) (the "Company" or "Kuaishou"), a leading content community and social platform, today announced its unaudited consolidated results for the three months ("Second Quarter") and six months ("Interim") ended June 30, 2021....
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Kuaishou Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kuaishou founded?

    Kuaishou was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Kuaishou key executives?

    Kuaishou's key executives are Hongbin Ma, Yitian W. and Peter Yu.

  • How many employees does Kuaishou have?

    Kuaishou has 4,135 employees.

  • What is Kuaishou revenue?

    Latest Kuaishou annual revenue is $7.2 b.

  • What is Kuaishou revenue per employee?

    Latest Kuaishou revenue per employee is $1.7 m.

  • Who are Kuaishou competitors?

    Competitors of Kuaishou include ByteDance, TikTok and Meitu.

  • Where is Kuaishou headquarters?

    Kuaishou headquarters is located at Fastman Headquarters, No. 6 Shangdi West Road, Beijing.

  • Where are Kuaishou offices?

    Kuaishou has an office in Beijing.

  • How many offices does Kuaishou have?

    Kuaishou has 1 office.