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. 

Company Growth (employees)
Greater London, GB
Size (employees)
67 (est)+7%
Memrise was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Greater London, GB

Key People at Memrise

Ed Cooke

Ed Cooke

Ben Whately

Ben Whately

Co-Founder and COO

Memrise Office Locations

Memrise has an office in Greater London
Greater London, GB (HQ)
40 Commercial Rd

Memrise Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$7.4 m

Latest funding size

$5.1 m

Time since last funding

over 4 years


Memrise's latest funding round in December 2012 was reported to be $5.1 m. In total, Memrise has raised $7.4 m

Memrise Financial Metrics


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

85 k
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


87.3 k55.9 k85 k

Accounts Receivable

57.6 k61.3 k15.2 k

Current Assets

144.9 k117.1 k100.2 k


48.7 k55.4 k46 k


751.1 k1.4 m2 m

Total Assets

944.7 k1.6 m2.2 m

Accounts Payable

7.4 k1.9 k51.9 k

Current Liabilities

7.4 k12.6 k90.7 k

Total Liabilities

1.5 m2.4 m3.9 m

Total Equity

(600.1 k)(814.7 k)(1.7 m)

Financial Leverage

-1.6 x-1.9 x-1.3 x
Y, 2015

Financial Leverage

-1.3 x

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