Teardowns Weekly Digest #2
Feedback form for Teardowns. And deep dives on the fastest-growing companies globally.
Hi Everyone 👋,
As we hit 2 weeks of publishing these Teardowns, we’d love to get your feedback on how we can improve these going forward, what areas we should expand our coverage to, and more.
We’d greatly appreciate if you could fill out the survey below. It should only take a few minutes. Thanks!
Teardowns from the past week
Pattern – Accelerating eCommerce brands across global marketplaces online. 3rd largest seller on Amazon.
Founded: 2013. Valuation: $2B+. 2020 Sales: $500M+.
Arrive – Marketplace for finding parking
Founded: 2006. Funds Raised: $61.1M+. Users: 40M+.
Mensa Brands – An acquirer of digital merchants that achieved a $1B+ valuation within 6 months of founding
Founded: 2021. Valuation: $1.25B. Funds Raised: $200m+.
Airlift – Quick-commerce company in Pakistan
Founded: 2019. Funds Raised: $100m+. Revenue: $50m+.
Media & Entertainment
Bustle Digital – Global Media holding company with 110 Million monthly visitors
Founded: 2013. Funds Raised: $80M. Audience: 110M+.
Tastemade – A global media company producing content focused on the travel and food spaces
Founded: 2012. Funds Raised: $115M+. MAUs: 300M+.
Edtech & Staffing
Incredible Health – Healthcare Recruitment Platform
Founded: 2017. Funds Raised: $17M. Hospitals onboarded: 500+.
Unacademy – One of the world’s largest edtech platforms with an emphasis on exam and university prep
Founded: 2011. Funds Raised: $830M+. Valuation: $3.4B+.
Bykea – Building a super app in Pakistan starting with a ride-hailing and courier app focused on motorbikes rather than car-based fleets
Founded: 2016. Funds Raised: $18M+. Driver Fleet: 30K+.
CoinSwitch – Crypto exchange in India
Founded: 2017. Funds Raised: $300M+. Users: 10M+.
Oyo – Providing a suite of tech tools that connect guests with homes and hotels globally
Founded: 2013. Valuation: $9.6B. Funds Raised: $3.7B.
Ola – India’s largest ride-hailing company
Founded: 2010. Valuation: $7.3B. Customers: 10m+
Note: Mensa Brands, Airlift, & Unacademy from the other sections are also South Asian companies.
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