MyOptique Group

The MyOptique Group is revolutionising the £20bn European optical industry by cutting out the high street middle man – and providing its customers a superior service and significant savings. The group is the clear European leader in the growing online optical segment with a full offering covering all three major segments in the eyewear market (prescription glasses with Glasses Direct and MyOptique, sunglasses with Sunglasses Shop and contact lenses with LensOn) and currently ships over 2,000 orders a day.
Parent Company
London, GB
MyOptique Group is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at MyOptique Group

Kevin Cornils

Kevin Cornils

Chief Executive Officer
Mark Patterson

Mark Patterson

Chief Operating Officer
Sven Ripper

Sven Ripper

Chief Marketing Officer
Howard Bryant

Howard Bryant

Chief Financial Officer/Chief Technical Officer

MyOptique Group Office Locations

MyOptique Group has offices in London, Stockholm, Kiel and Wiltshire
London, GB (HQ)
40 Clifton St
Kiel, DE
17 Fraunhoferstraße
Stockholm, SE
32 Warfvinges väg

MyOptique Group Data and Metrics

MyOptique Group Summary

In total, MyOptique Group had raised $125.4 m. MyOptique Group is a subsidiary of Essilor

MyOptique Group Financial Metrics

MyOptique Group's revenue was reported to be £51 m in FY, 2016 which is a 68% increase from the previous period.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


16.2 m27.3 m30.3 m51 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

9.1 m15.2 m17.2 m28.9 m

Gross profit

7.1 m12.1 m13.1 m22 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3.1 m6.3 m5.9 m

Accounts Receivable

1 m1.3 m3.5 m

Current Assets

8.5 m13.1 m17.4 m


1.1 m1.9 m3.4 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

(2 m)(1.4 m)(5.5 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

4.4 m7 m20.4 m

Income Taxes Paid

(28.5 k)(25.3 k)259.3 k
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MyOptique Group News and Updates

“We hunt in packs.” – A interview with Fergal Mullen, co-founder of late-stage VC firm Highland Europe

At the recent The Europas conference in London, we caught up with Fergal Mullen, one of the founders of late-stage technology investment firm Highland Europe. The post “We hunt in packs.” – A interview with Fergal Mullen, co-founder of late-stage VC firm Highland Europe appeared first on Tec…

UK online optical retailer MyOptique to be acquired by Essilor

France’s Essilor is to acquire the UK’s MyOptique Group, an online platform for sales of prescription glasses, contact lenses and sunglasses. Essilor produces ophthalmic lenses while MyOptique Group operates a number of different online brands such as Glasses Direct and SunglassesShop in markets lik…

MyOptique Group Company Life and Culture

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