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Rocket Internet is a company that incubates, builds, and operationally develops internet-based business models. It provides operational support to its companies and helps them scale internationally. The company also strategically invests in complementary internet and technology companies globally to build out its network.

TypePublic
Founded2007
HQBerlin, DE
Websiterocket-internet.com
Employee Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)378(+4%)
Revenue (FY, 2015)€306.1 M(-52%)
Share Price (Oct 2020)€18.5
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Rocket Internet

Bettina Curtze

Bettina Curtze

SVP Finance and Investments
Oliver Samwer

Oliver Samwer

Chief Executive Officer
Soheil Mirpour

Soheil Mirpour

Executive Board Member
Eyad Alkassar

Eyad Alkassar

Managing Director Middle East Internet Group
Marcus Englert

Marcus Englert

Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Joachim Schindler

Joachim Schindler

Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board
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Rocket Internet Office Locations

Rocket Internet has an office in Berlin
Berlin, DE (HQ)
Charlottenstraße 4
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Rocket Internet Financials and Metrics

Rocket Internet Revenue

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Rocket Internet's revenue was reported to be €306.07 m in FY, 2015 which is a 52.8% decrease from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2015)

306.1m

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %

(52.8%)

Gross profit (FY, 2015)

242.0m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %

79.1%

Net income (FY, 2015)

(197.8m)

EBITDA (FY, 2015)

(200.8m)

EBIT (FY, 2015)

(226.1m)

Market capitalization (30-Oct-2020)

2.5b

Closing stock price (30-Oct-2020)

18.5

Cash (31-Dec-2015)

1.8b

EV

1.3b
Rocket Internet's current market capitalization is €2.5 b.
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015

Revenue

648.6m306.1m

Revenue growth, %

(53%)

Cost of goods sold

69.8m64.1m

Gross profit

578.9m242.0m
EURY, 2014Y, 2015

Cash

2.1b1.8b

Total Assets

3.9b5.0b

Total Debt

5.3m526.9m

Total Liabilities

3.9b5.0b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

(94.6m)(105.5m)
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Rocket Internet Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015

Active Subscribers

172.70 k614.50 k

Servings Delivered

12.30 m49.50 m
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Rocket Internet Revenue Breakdown

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Rocket Internet revenue breakdown by business segment: 14.1% from Food & Groceries, 39.4% from Fashion, 19.2% from General Merchandise, 19.2% from Home & Living and 8.1% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

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Rocket Internet Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

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Rocket Internet Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

30-39

out of 100

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Rocket Internet Online and Social Media Presence

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Rocket Internet News and Updates

Rethinking Rocket Internet

Rocket Internet: European startup pariah — or pioneer? Rethinking Rocket Internet

Rocket Internet comes down to Earth

Europe’s most-hyped incubator is delisting. It’s a humbling blow.

European venture builder Rocket Internet to delist from stock market

Its value falls from US$8.2 billion to US$3.1 billion. 

The humbling of Europe’s most-hyped startup incubator: Rocket Internet

Oliver Samwer's "startup factory" ends its rough run as a public company, leaving investors with no parting gift.

Rocket Internet to delist from stock market and focus on long-term strategy

Rocket Internet, the Berlin-based startup factory that held an IPO back in 2014, is delisting its shares from the Frankfurt and Luxembourg Stock Exchanges. As rationale for the delisting, a press release says private capital, specifically growth capital, is much more available these days — and “coul…
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Rocket Internet Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Rocket Internet founded?

    Rocket Internet was founded in 2007.

  • Who are Rocket Internet key executives?

    Rocket Internet's key executives are Bettina Curtze, Oliver Samwer and Soheil Mirpour.

  • How many employees does Rocket Internet have?

    Rocket Internet has 378 employees.

  • What is Rocket Internet revenue?

    Latest Rocket Internet annual revenue is €306.1 m.

  • What is Rocket Internet revenue per employee?

    Latest Rocket Internet revenue per employee is €809.7 k.

  • Who are Rocket Internet competitors?

    Competitors of Rocket Internet include Synolon, Next Shed and Barikuta Partners.

  • Where is Rocket Internet headquarters?

    Rocket Internet headquarters is located at Charlottenstraße 4, Berlin.

  • Where are Rocket Internet offices?

    Rocket Internet has an office in Berlin.

  • How many offices does Rocket Internet have?

    Rocket Internet has 1 office.