Seedrs is an online platform for discovering and investing in great startups. We make it possible for people to invest as much or as little as they like in the startups they choose through a simple, online process, and we let startup businesses raise seed capital seamlessly from friends, family, members of their communities and independent investors.




Seedrs has two core objectives:

Transform the startup world by giving entrepreneurs a platform to leverage their friends, family and existing base of supporters to collectively raise investment. These investors represent a large new pool of capital and can act as mentors, supporters and advocates for these young companies.




Give ordinary people the opportunity to invest in the startups they choose to:
Get exposure to the returns from a portfolio of startup investments; Enjoy the excitement of being part of dynamic, high-growth businesses; and Help friends, family and community get their business ideas off the ground.

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Employee Rating

4.2More
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyCrowdcube
HQLondon, GB
Founded2009
Websiteseedrs.com
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
Seedrs was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in London, GB

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Key People/Management at Seedrs

Mark Brooker

Mark Brooker

Non-Executive Director
John Lake

John Lake

Chief Commercial Officer
Jeff Kelisky

Jeff Kelisky

Chief Executive Officer
Ricardo Brizido

Ricardo Brizido

Chief Technology Officer
Joel Ippoliti

Joel Ippoliti

Chief Product Officer
Kirsty Grant

Kirsty Grant

Chief Investment Officer
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Seedrs Office Locations

Seedrs has offices in London, New York, Berlin, Amsterdam and in 1 other location
London, GB (HQ)
Churchill House, 142-146 Old St
New York, NY, US
244 5th Ave #2451
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Seedrs Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2009

Total Funding

$62.3 m

Investors

In total, Seedrs had raised $62.3 m. Seedrs is a subsidiary of Crowdcube

Seedrs Revenue

Seedrs's revenue was reported to be £3.18 m in FY, 2018
GBPFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

832.9k1.1m2.0m3.2m

Revenue growth, %

30%87%

Cost of goods sold

48.5k17.8k43.1k31.3k

Gross profit

784.3k1.1m2.0m3.2m
GBPFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

17.5k67.6k460.7k154.4k1.5m9.7m5.3m11.2m6.3m

Accounts Receivable

7.0k12.2k142.6k7.1k8.8k133.1k953.9k

Current Assets

17.5k67.6k467.7k166.6k1.6m9.7m5.6m11.8m8.1m

PP&E

41.0k79.0k212.9k349.6k610.1k882.0k1.5m1.7m2.4m
GBPFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(35.2k)(116.8k)(1.6m)(4.0m)(3.6m)(4.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(1.5m)(3.6m)(3.5m)(3.9m)

Cash From Financing Activities

10.0m1.2k9.9m

Net Change in Cash

8.1m(4.3m)5.9m(4.9m)
GBPFY, 2010

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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Seedrs Operating Metrics

Q1, 2017

Platform Successful Fundraises

35
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Seedrs Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

75/100

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Seedrs Online and Social Media Presence

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Seedrs News and Updates

UK-based Avida Global, a medicinal cannabis oils startup, raises €1.2 million via Seedrs equity crowdfunding campaign

Avida Global, a British producer of high-quality medicinal cannabis oils, has raised more than €1 million through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs, exceeding its target within just four days of going public. Based on a pre-money valuation of around 18 million, Avida Global has currently se…

Tallinn-based EstateGuru closes Seedrs funding round at €1.3 million raised from 971 investors

EstateGuru, a leading pan-European marketplace for short-term, property-backed loans today announces the successful closure of its funding round on UK-based equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs. Due to massive investor enthusiasm, the campaign closed 31 days ahead of schedule. The campaign launched i…

Crypterium Surpasses 220 Percent Overfunding On Seedrs Soon After Launching Equity Sale

Award-winning fintech startup Crypterium recently surpassed 220% overfunding target on Seedrs — a UK-based online fundraising platform that has helped projects raise over $1 billion in investments. However, with 11 more days left, this is hardly the last milestone that Crypterium is going to see. Aw…

“Back to business” – Here’s the letter Seedrs is sending to its shareholders following the Crowdcube merger collapse

By now, you will know that the merger of Europe’s two largest equity crowdfunding platforms, Seedrs and Crowdcube, is off after the UK competition watchdog CMA had ‘provisionally’ found that the proposed deal would effectively ‘reduce competition and innovation’. Seedrs for one quickly responded to …

Tech.eu Podcast #212: What do you know about Nokia, $500M+ for quick delivery, Seedrs 💔 Crowdcube, and more

In today’s show, we talk about funding deals, IPOs and SPACs, one blocked merger (you can guess), and much more. The featured interview is with Ville-Veikko Mattila, director and head of research at Nokia Technologies. The post Tech.eu Podcast #212: What do you know about Nokia, $500M+ for quick del…

Seedrs terminates merger with Crowdcube following CMA probe

Seedr's co-founder and chairm Jeff Lyn: "Following on our message about the CMA’s provisional findings yesterday, I wanted to share with you that we have agreed to terminate our merger with Crowdcube.
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Seedrs Blogs

Meet the founder of Lime Global

When investing, your capital is at risk. — Lime Global is disrupting the health insurance market by making private medical cover affordable for everyone. It provides top-ups to public healthcare where people can pick and choose what they need and when they need it. Lime is at the forefront of a bran…

The World’s Going Back Out & Groubook is Ready

When investing, your capital is at risk. — The UK is moving full steam ahead on removing restrictions, and after a year of evenings in the living room, people are poised to start going back out again. According to Forbes data, consumer sentiment in March, Nielsen found that the majority of consumers…

Startups We’re Watching

When investing, your capital is at risk. — If you’ve turned off news notifications (we don’t blame you), we’ll be the bearer of the good news that the UK intends to fully relax most Covid restrictions on July 19th. For all the hospitality venues from hotels, to restaurants, to bars and clubs that ha…

Outfts: A Community for Creators & Curators

When investing, your capital is at risk.  — Retail transforms quickly, and the onset of the pandemic advanced retail tech by a number of years. In the first 6 months of 2020, e-commerce traffic increased from £16.7B to £21.9B monthly visits. This growth has pushed many players in the market, even tr…

The London Black Cab is Going Electric

When investing, your capital is at risk. — With bans on the sale of fuel-powered vehicles in the near future, the transportation landscape is on the precipice of a major, electric overhaul…and that includes the iconic London Black Cab.  Manufactured by ​​Dynamo Motor Company, The Dynamo Taxi is the …

A record-breaking first half of 2021 for European business on Seedrs

Since our launch back in 2012, Seedrs has had the ambition to be the most active pan-European equity crowdfunding platform. And we have been delivering on that ambition every year since, strengthening our offering and expanding the geography of investment activity, and opening our first European off…
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Seedrs Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Seedrs founded?

    Seedrs was founded in 2009.

  • Who are Seedrs key executives?

    Seedrs's key executives are Mark Brooker, John Lake and Jeff Kelisky.

  • How many employees does Seedrs have?

    Seedrs has 111 employees.

  • What is Seedrs revenue?

    Latest Seedrs annual revenue is £3.2 m.

  • What is Seedrs revenue per employee?

    Latest Seedrs revenue per employee is £28.7 k.

  • Who are Seedrs competitors?

    Competitors of Seedrs include World Bank Group, RealCrowd and Dreamaker Equity Crowdfunding.

  • Where is Seedrs headquarters?

    Seedrs headquarters is located at Churchill House, 142-146 Old St, London.

  • Where are Seedrs offices?

    Seedrs has offices in London, New York, Berlin, Amsterdam and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Seedrs have?

    Seedrs has 5 offices.