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ShareChat is a social networking and regional content platform. The Company enables its users to share videos, jokes, GIFs, audio songs and funny images with each other. It also has features like anonymous chat, direct messaging, and original video content.

TypePrivate
Founded2015
HQBengaluru, IN
Websitesharechat.com

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)425(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at ShareChat

Farid Ahsan

Farid Ahsan

COO
Bhanu Pratap Singh

Bhanu Pratap Singh

CTO
Venkatesh Ramaswamy

Venkatesh Ramaswamy

VP Engineering
Debdoot Mukherjee

Debdoot Mukherjee

VP, Data Science
Manohar Singh Charan

Manohar Singh Charan

VP, Corpdev
Swapna Nair

Swapna Nair

VP, Human Resource
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ShareChat Office Locations

ShareChat has an office in Bengaluru
Bengaluru, IN (HQ)
Sri-Ranga building, Hosur Rd
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ShareChat Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2015

ShareChat total Funding

$262.8 m

ShareChat latest funding size

$40 m

Time since last funding

2 months ago

ShareChat investors

ShareChat's latest funding round in July 2020 was reported to be $40 m. In total, ShareChat has raised $262.8 m. ShareChat's latest valuation is reported to be $600 m.
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ShareChat Revenue

Market valuation

600.0m
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ShareChat Operating Metrics

ShareChat's Daily Active Users was reported to be 8 m in Dec, 2018. ShareChat's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 130 m in Aug, 2020.
Apr, 2018Dec, 2018Mar, 2019Aug, 2020

Monthly Active Users

130 m

Daily Active Users

5 m8 m

Languages

14

App Downloads (Moj)

22 m
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ShareChat Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Circle InternetAugust 24, 2020
Clip AppMarch 04, 2019

ShareChat Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

80/100

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ShareChat Online and Social Media Presence

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ShareChat News and Updates

[Funding alert] ShareChat raises $40M in pre-Series E round led by Twitter, SAIF, Lightspeed Ventures

Homegrown social media platform ShareChat will primarily use the fresh funding round to grow its newly-launched short video platform – Moj

India’s ShareChat raises $40 million, says its short-video platform Moj now reaches 80 million users

ShareChat, an Indian social network that focuses entirely on serving users in non-English languages, said on Thursday it has raised $40 million from a clutch of investors after the Indian startup added tens of millions of new users in recent months. The five-year-old Bangalore-based startup said Dr.…

Social media platform ShareChat announces additional $14M ESOP pool

Social media platform ShareChat, which employs over 400 people, has also announced 50 percent ESOPs as bonus for existing employees holding ESOPs in the company.

Social media platform ShareChat acquires HPF Films

The acquisition will help ShareChat and Moj to build a better content ecosystem and augment their advertising solutions.

ShareChat acquires SAIF Partners-backed Circle Internet

With the acquisition of Circle's business, the existing 15-member team has joined ShareChat and will be contributing towards building a language-first, community-driven user-generated hyperlocal content ecosystem.

Indian social media platform ShareChat saw a 50% reduction in costs after migrating to Google Cloud

ShareChat co-founder Bhanu Pratap Singh speaks to YourStory about why they migrated their 60 million strong user-base to Google Cloud
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ShareChat Blogs

#ShareChatInsider — Suneet Agrawal — An Adrenaline Junkie!

#ShareChatInsider — Suneet Agrawal — An Adrenaline Junkie!Skydiving, Flying an aircraft, Scuba diving, Skiing, Bungee Jumping, Trekking, Parasailing, 800 Km stretch Bike ride! For many of us, this may be a set of adjectives for speed or adventure. But not for Suneet Agrawal. These are part of an ecl…

#ShareChatInsider — Mitali Chakraborty — In A Company Of 3000+ Books

#ShareChatInsider — Mitali Chakraborty — In A Company Of 3000+ Books One clear memory from Mitali’s school days is how her parents used to hide books during her exam days so that she could focus on her school books. Such was her obsession with reading books, so much so that at one point her parents …

Mother Earth Is Healing & On This Earth Day, Let’s Pledge To Keep The Momentum

Amidst the lockdown, you must have read phrases like the Yamuna looks cleaner, Delhi sees blue skies, Mumbai beaches looks mesmerizing, Bengaluru looks love-stricken by lovely flowers. While we have been stuck to our houses, one fact we cannot overlook is Mother Earth is healing.Nature has its ways …

A deep dive into ShareChat Progressive Web App (PWA)

IntroductionThe inception of the ShareChat PWA started with a goal of targeting traffic coming from search engines and converting them into Play store installs. However during the journey, we changed the course and decided to build a full fledged web app which can act as a standalone platform where …

#ShareChatInsider — Rohini C — Breathing Yoga

#ShareChatInsider — Rohini C — Breathing YogaLife, like many mysteries in this world, is full of surprises. Sometimes it takes you to the pinnacle of contentment. Sometimes it takes a complete U-turn, acts funny and drowns you deep and asks, are you ready for some hard time? That is life throwing a …

#ShareChatInsider — Chirag Shenoy — Finding The Perfect Frame

#ShareChatInsider — Chirag Shenoy — Finding The Perfect FrameAll it takes is a gust of wind to incept the seed of passion in a person’s soul. It can flow to your life at any stage, join your journey and be a way of life. You might have picked it up by accident. Or maybe on purpose. Or the decree of …
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ShareChat Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was ShareChat founded?

    ShareChat was founded in 2015.

  • Who are ShareChat key executives?

    ShareChat's key executives are Farid Ahsan, Bhanu Pratap Singh and Venkatesh Ramaswamy.

  • How many employees does ShareChat have?

    ShareChat has 425 employees.

  • Who are ShareChat competitors?

    Competitors of ShareChat include Snap, M17 Media and MyHeritage.

  • Where is ShareChat headquarters?

    ShareChat headquarters is located at Sri-Ranga building, Hosur Rd, Bengaluru.

  • Where are ShareChat offices?

    ShareChat has an office in Bengaluru.

  • How many offices does ShareChat have?

    ShareChat has 1 office.