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MessageBird is a company providing a cloud communications platform that offers a suite of cloud communications APIs. It enables developers and enterprises to communicate with customers by means of bulk SMS, two-way SMS, and voice and chat messages through multiple channels.
TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQAmsterdam, NL
Websitemessagebird.com
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)334(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at MessageBird

Robert Vis

Robert Vis

Founder & CEO
Mayke Nagtegaal

Mayke Nagtegaal

COO
René Feiner

René Feiner

Director of Engineering
Richard

Richard

VP Asia Pacific
Monne Sombroek

Monne Sombroek

Sales Director
Joey van Ommen

Joey van Ommen

Head of Product
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MessageBird Office Locations

MessageBird has offices in Amsterdam, San Francisco, Sydney, Shanghai and in 5 other locations
Amsterdam, NL (HQ)
Trompenburgstraat 2c
Sydney, AU
Level 5/11 York St
Shanghai, CN
tower 2, 8 Century Ave, Lu Jia Zui, Pudong Xinqu
Bogotá, CO
Cra. 11 ### 79-66
Hamburg, DE
Neuer Wall 63 2nd Floor
Dublin, IE
C, Ardilaun Court, 112-114 St Stephen's Green
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MessageBird Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2011

MessageBird total Funding

$260 m

MessageBird latest funding size

$200 m

Time since last funding

4 months ago

MessageBird investors

MessageBird's latest funding round in October 2020 was reported to be $200 m. In total, MessageBird has raised $260 m. MessageBird's latest valuation is reported to be $3 b.
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MessageBird Revenue

Market valuation

3.0b
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MessageBird Operating Metrics

MessageBird's Customers was reported to be 15 k in Oct, 2017.
Oct, 2017

Customers

15 k
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MessageBird Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
PusherDecember 16, 2020€28.60 m

MessageBird Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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MessageBird Online and Social Media Presence

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MessageBird News and Updates

Tech.eu Podcast #200: Our voicemail experiment, Bolt raises €150M, new Dott e-bikes, MessageBird acquires Pusher, and much more

This week, we talk about what’s going on in European tech, including some of the biggest funding rounds of the week, M&A deals, tech policy, and more. Today's show also features the voices of our listeners who sent us recorded messages this week — do check this out! The post Tech.eu Podcast #200…

Amsterdam-based MessageBird announces €28.6 million Pusher acquisition, to boost its cloud communications portfolio

Amsterdam-based MessageBird, a leading omnichannel cloud communications platform, has today announced the acquisition of London-based real-time web technologies company Pusher. The approx. €28.6 million deal opens up a host of new tools and features that will help MessageBird’s customers talk to the…

MessageBird acquires Pusher to bring more real-time communication APIs to businesses

MessageBird has acquired Pusher, a startup that enables developers to integrate real-time functionalities into their apps, for $35 million.

MessageBird acquires real-time notifications and in-app messaging platform Pusher for $35M

MessageBird, the omnichannel cloud communications platform recently valued at $3 billion following a Series C round in October, has acquired London-based real-time web technologies company Pusher. The acquisition price is $35 million, and sees Pusher co-founder and CEO Max Williams and the 25-person…

Here's the pitch deck that MessageBird — now worth $3 billion — used to raise its 2017 Series A to help companies chat or text with their customers

Summary List Placement Here's the pitch deck that $3 billion MessageBird used to raise $60 million to help companies communicate better with customers with chat, text, and more Here's the pitch deck cloud communication startup MessageBird used to raise $60 million at a $3 billion valuation to help …

Emirates, Etihad on the radar of Indian tech firm MessageBird

CEO of cloud communications platform says company is seeking more big name clients after deals with Careem, Etisalat and OkaDoc
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MessageBird Blogs

Omnichannel Strategies for Marketing Professionals

Earlier this week, Tripolis connected with MessageBird Marketing Director, Michael Bevan, to learn more about omnichannel strategies for marketing professionals. Read on for the interview.Can you tell us about what MessageBird does?MessageBird is a cloud communications platform — also known as a Com…

PSD2 is Approaching… Have You Started Testing SCA Compliance?

Financial institutions across the European Economic Area (EEA) are getting ready for PSD2 to come into full effect. Read more to see how your company can prepare itself.What is PSD2?The second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) was introduced on 8 October 2015 as a revision to the original Payment Se…

How Musicians are using virtual numbers for marketing

How musicians are using virtual numbers for marketingAnd why your business can benefit from this type of promotion as well.Creativity needs focusMusicians have a strange way of working. I can attest to this, as a musician myself. And, while communication technology might not be top of mind for us, i…

Hey, Where’s My Order?

Today, we’re going to talk about the importance of transparency in delivery and logistics.Businesses might fall under the mistaken assumption that once their customer has completed an order, the job is pretty much done. However, once a customer has engaged with an ad and bought a product, getting th…

Making ticket resales fair, secure, and reliable with MessageBird SMS and Programmable Email

Making ticket resales fair, secure, and reliable with MessageBird The safest way to buy and sell e-ticketsTicketSwap is a platform that provides a convenient and fair place to buy and sell e-tickets for concerts, festivals, sports events, theatre, and the like. The company keeps transactions legitim…

Bringing farming into the 21st century with MessageBird

IDA, developed by Connecterra, is the world’s first dairy farmers’ assistant powered by artificial intelligence (AI) — enabling dairy farmers around the world to monitor the health and activity of their herds remotely, in real-time.IDA works with an app that shows farmers relevant insights on the fe…
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MessageBird Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was MessageBird founded?

    MessageBird was founded in 2011.

  • Who are MessageBird key executives?

    MessageBird's key executives are Robert Vis, Mayke Nagtegaal and René Feiner.

  • How many employees does MessageBird have?

    MessageBird has 334 employees.

  • Who are MessageBird competitors?

    Competitors of MessageBird include Clickatell, SendBird and Twilio.

  • Where is MessageBird headquarters?

    MessageBird headquarters is located at Trompenburgstraat 2c, Amsterdam.

  • Where are MessageBird offices?

    MessageBird has offices in Amsterdam, San Francisco, Sydney, Shanghai and in 5 other locations.

  • How many offices does MessageBird have?

    MessageBird has 9 offices.