Gupshup was founded in 2004 by Beerud Sheth, Dr Milind R Agarwal, and Rakesh Mathur. Following a $240 million funding round in 2021, Sheth told reporters that ""we want to build relationships with these large investors because they can help us in a future IPO.""

Gupshup is a conversational messaging platform that provides messaging tools to businesses. Additionally, the company offers an SMS-based social network for consumers. The company made 5 acquisitions between 2021 and 2022, including of and OneDirect. Gupshup has raised more than $450 million in venture capital funding from investors such as Fidelity Management, Tiger Global, and White Oak Global Advisors. The company was valued at $1.4 billion in after Tiger Global contributed $100 million in fresh capital in 2021.

These comments should not be interpreted to mean that the company is formally pursuing or foregoing an IPO.

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What is GupShup's funding to date?

GupShup has raised $400.16MM to date.
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When was GupShup founded?

GupShup was founded in 2004.

Who are GupShup's major investors?

Helion Venture Partners
Lloyd George Asian Plus Fund
New Horizons

GupShup Funding Rounds and Last Known Valuation

Date Funding Round Funding Raised Price per Share Last Known Valuation
4/8/2021 Series F $350MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
9/1/2011 Series E $10MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
2/26/2010 Series D $12.08MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
10/7/2008 Series C $12.34MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
1/31/2007 Series B $12.75MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
6/6/2005 Series A and A-1 $2.99MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
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