Pocket FM lets users discover and enjoy a wide selection of audio content ranging from audiobooks, stories and podcasts from a diverse creator community.

Basic Information

Gurgaon-based Pocket FM is an online audio platform that offers over 10,000+ hours of Audiobooks and Podcasts across three Indian languages viz. Hindi, Tamil and Bengali. Users can enjoy their rich and vast collection of stories for free or by subscribing to their premium service (Pocket VIP service) that offers unique features like ad-free listening, high quality immersive story listening experience, and an access to premium catalogue of audiobooks and podcasts. Their audiobook categories include classic, romantic, religion and spirituality, suspense and thriller, crime, horror, history etc. They have four podcast categories viz. education, motivational, fantasy, and astrology. See more

Legal Name

:

Pocket FM Private Limited

Headquarters

:

Gurgaon, Haryana, India

Business Model

:

B2C 

Founding Date

:

2018

No. of Employees

:

61 to 100

Core Team

:
1.

Nishanth S

Co-Founder

2.

Prateek Dixit

Co-Founder

3.

Rohan Nayak

Co-Founder & CEO

Timeline
2018
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Jan | Company Incorporation
Company Incorporated.

Target Market

B2C

The application is targeted across various age group who have an appetite to adapt in content.

User Age

:

Less than 18, 18 to 25, 26 to 34, 35 to 45, 46 to 60

User Income

:

Lower Income, Lower-middle Income, Upper-middle Income, High Income

Funding

Total Funding

$93.7M

Investors

:

1.

Haresh Chawla

2.

Naver

3.

Tencent Holdings

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Detail Round Breakdown

Round 1
Round 2

$22.4M

Series Name

:

SERIES-B

Date

:

6th Dec 2021

Investors

:
1.

Lightspeed India Partners

2.

The Times Group

3.

Tanglin Venture Partners