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Memrise is a language learning platform with a website, iOS and Android apps. It specializes in combining memory techniques and entertaining content in order to make language learning recreational. Memrise provides a number of language courses across 25 languages, which are totally free to learn, but there are extra features and learn modes that can be unlocked with a Memrise Pro subscription. 

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Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)107(+5%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£8.6 M(+74%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Memrise

Ed Cooke

Ed Cooke

Ben Whately

Ben Whately

Co-Founder and COO
Lucy Milne

Lucy Milne

Chief Marketing Officer
Daniel Wilson

Daniel Wilson

Head of Data and Insight
Mike Nagle

Mike Nagle

Head Of Design
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Memrise Office Locations

Memrise has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
3 Fashion St, Shadwell
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Memrise Financials and Metrics

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$21.7 m

Memrise latest funding size

$15.5 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Memrise investors

Memrise's latest funding round in June 2018 was reported to be $15.5 m. In total, Memrise has raised $21.7 m
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Memrise's revenue was reported to be £8.58 m in FY, 2018

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Memrise Operating Metrics

Memrise's Users was reported to be 35 m in Jun, 2018.
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Memrise News and Updates

How 3 developers used Core ML to run AI models on an iPhone

FEATURE: iOS developers talk about Apple's Core ML platform, and the improvements they'd like to see in future versions.

AI-powered language learning startup Memrise raises $15.5m Series B round

Memrise, a language learning app powered by machine learning, has closed a $15.5m (£11.5m) Series B funding round, led by Octopus Ventures and Korelya Capital. Additional participation came from existing investors Avalon Ventures and Balderton Capital, which was recently listed as one of the top …

Memrise raises $15.5M as its AI-based language-learning app passes 35M users

Memrise, a UK startup whose eponymous language-learning app employs machine learning and localised content to adapt to users’ needs as they progress through their lessons, has raised another $15.5 million in funding to expand its product. The funding comes after a period of strong growth: Memrise ha…

The New Way To Learn Languages: Virtual Reality

A new VR app allows people to converse in "real life" situations

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Michael O'Brien from chartered accountants and financial advisers Kreston Reeves answers a reader's question about what is involved in setting up a limited company and how long it takes. The post Startup Surgery: How long does it take to set up a limited company? appeared first on Tech City News.

Memrise Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Memrise founded?

    Memrise was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Memrise key executives?

    Memrise's key executives are Ed Cooke, Ben Whately and Lucy Milne.

  • How many employees does Memrise have?

    Memrise has 107 employees.

  • What is Memrise revenue?

    Latest Memrise annual revenue is £8.6 m.

  • What is Memrise revenue per employee?

    Latest Memrise revenue per employee is £80.1 k.

  • Who are Memrise competitors?

    Competitors of Memrise include Duolingo, Mrs Wordsmith and Wowzers.

  • Where is Memrise headquarters?

    Memrise headquarters is located at 3 Fashion St, Shadwell, London.

  • Where are Memrise offices?

    Memrise has an office in London.

  • How many offices does Memrise have?

    Memrise has 1 office.