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Uniplaces is a student accommodation platform, helping millions of students around the world to find and book their accommodation when going abroad. With the platform, students can easily find and book a place to stay. All properties on Uniplaces are fully verified by the Company's team, who take professional photos of every room and write complete and detailed descriptions.
TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQLondon, GB
Websiteuniplaces.com
Employee Ratings4.2

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)134(-1%)
Revenue (FY, 2017)£3.4 M(+83%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Uniplaces

Miguel Santo Amaro

Miguel Santo Amaro

Co-Founder
Mariano Kostelec

Mariano Kostelec

Co-Founder
Andre Albuquerque

Andre Albuquerque

Head of Growth
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Uniplaces Office Locations

Uniplaces has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
107 Fleet St
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Uniplaces Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2011

Uniplaces total Funding

$28.9 m

Uniplaces latest funding size

$24 m

Time since last funding

6 years ago

Uniplaces investors

Uniplaces's latest funding round in November 2015 was reported to be $24 m. In total, Uniplaces has raised $28.9 m. Uniplaces's latest valuation is reported to be £42.2 m.
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Uniplaces Revenue

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Uniplaces's revenue was reported to be £3.37 m in FY, 2017
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2017)

3.4m

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

3.2m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

94.2%

Net income (FY, 2017)

(10.1m)

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

(9.9m)

EBIT (FY, 2017)

(10.1m)

Market valuation

42.2m

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

5.7m
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GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

309.0k438.0k1.8m3.4m

Revenue growth, %

Cost of goods sold

21.0k44.0k111.0k195.0k

Gross profit

288.0k394.0k1.7m3.2m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

515.6k1.8m12.6m5.7m5.7m

Accounts Receivable

133.6k13.0k76.0k244.0k348.0k

Current Assets

649.2k2.1m13.0m6.3m6.8m

PP&E

7.0k163.0k240.0k195.0k
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(980.0k)(4.5m)(7.5m)(10.1m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(4.1m)(6.7m)(8.3m)

Cash From Financing Activities

15.1m7.7m

Net Change in Cash

10.8m(7.0m)(953.0k)
GBPFY, 2013

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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Uniplaces Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

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79/100

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Uniplaces Online and Social Media Presence

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Uniplaces News and Updates

StudentFinance.com, founded by the team behind Uniplaces, raises €1.15 million to reshape education financing using AI technology

StudentFinance, a Fintech company created by the founders of Uniplaces, has today announced it has closed a €1.15 million seed round of funding led by Seedcamp (investors in Revolut and TransferWise – two of the largest fintechs in Europe) and Mustard Seed Maze.  StudentFinance was founded in 2019 i…

Uniplaces Blogs

Hidden Spots in Barcelona only locals know about

Photo by Benjamín Gremler on UnsplashIt takes a lot of curiosity and a good sense of direction to find the special brunch place, the charming little park or the low-cost cinema place in the always touristy Barcelona. Discovering these hidden spots is truly an art that that locals from each city have…

11th Arrondissement neighborhood guide — where to live in Paris

11th Arrondissement neighborhood guide — where to live in ParisPhoto by Sebastien Gabriel on UnsplashThe 11th arrondissement is the perfect district if you want to get a real insight of a proper Parisian lifestyle.This arrondissement in itself could be divided into several districts: from one street…

6th Arrondissement neighbourhood guide — where to live in Paris

6th Arrondissement neighbourhood guide — where to live in ParisPhoto by Sophie Louisnard on UnsplashThe 6th arrondissement of Paris is one of the most expensive districts to live in, and it’s justified. Not only is it hyper-central, but it also gathers many of the most famous Parisian treasures such…

17 Dishes You Absolutely Must Try in Germany

Photo by Claudio Schwarz on UnsplashIf you’re going to spend your Erasmus in Germany, you will want to taste the German cuisine sooner or later. In general, Germany is associated with Berlin’s currywurst or Munich’s beer and white sausages. Both are honorable representatives of their geographical la…

Studying in Milan: 5 Milanese Habits You Have to Know

Photo by Ouael Ben Salah on UnsplashAre you studying abroad in Milan in the near future? Are you spending a semester here as an Erasmus student? Bravissimo! Surely, you already know about Milan being the world’s fashion and design capital, or about the great food you will find here. But to feel one …

3rd Arrondissement neighborhood guide — where to live in Paris

3rd Arrondissement neighborhood guide — where to live in ParisPhoto by Sophie Louisnard on UnsplashThe 3rd arrondissement — also known as Le Marais — is by excellence the hobo-chic zone of Paris. It’s pretty, peaceful, trendy, and is known as the neighborhood where many artists and celebrities live.…
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Uniplaces Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Uniplaces founded?

    Uniplaces was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Uniplaces key executives?

    Uniplaces's key executives are Miguel Santo Amaro, Mariano Kostelec and Andre Albuquerque.

  • How many employees does Uniplaces have?

    Uniplaces has 134 employees.

  • What is Uniplaces revenue?

    Latest Uniplaces annual revenue is £3.4 m.

  • What is Uniplaces revenue per employee?

    Latest Uniplaces revenue per employee is £25.1 k.

  • Who are Uniplaces competitors?

    Competitors of Uniplaces include Rentify, Lamudi and NestAway.

  • Where is Uniplaces headquarters?

    Uniplaces headquarters is located at 107 Fleet St, London.

  • Where are Uniplaces offices?

    Uniplaces has an office in London.

  • How many offices does Uniplaces have?

    Uniplaces has 1 office.