Bengaluru based e-commerce company Flipkart was founded by Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal in 2007, which was acquired by US retailing giant Walmart in 2018.

Basic Information

Flipkart initially began as an online bookstore before diversifying to consumer electronics, fashion, home essentials & groceries, and lifestyle products. Flipkart also owns Myntra, PhonePe, Ekart, and 2GUD. It has received funding from Tiger Global, Naspers, Accel Partners, Softbank, and Iconiq Capital. Softbank has since then sold its stake to Walmart. See more

Legal Name

:

Flipkart Pvt Ltd

Headquarters

:

Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Founding Date

:

Oct 2007

No. of Employees

:

1000+

Core Team

:
1.

Binny Bansal

Co-Founder

2.

Sachin Bansal

Co-Founder

3.

Kalyan Krishnamurthy

Chief Executive Officer

Funding

Total Funding

$12.6B

Investors

:

1.

SoftBank Vision Fund

2.

eBay

3.

Axis Bank

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Detail Round Breakdown

Round 1
Round 2
Round 3
Round 4
Round 5
Round 6
Round 7
Round 8
Round 9
Round 10

$1.5B

Series Name

:

PRIVATE-EQUITY

Date

:

2017

Investors

:
1.

SoftBank Vision Fund