Carousell

Carousell

Carousell is one of the world's largest and fastest growing mobile person-to-person marketplaces, and the No.1 Lifestyle and Shopping app that makes selling as simple as taking a photo.

Founded: May 2012

About Carousell

Carousell is a Singapore-based consumer-to-consumer marketplace app for iOS and Android. Carousell is a mobile marketplace app that makes selling your stuff as simple as taking a photo. They are on a mission to make online buying and selling accessible to all while creating a safe, friendly and playful community of happy individuals.
Carousell is a free iPhone and Android app that lets you buy and sell straight from your mobile phone!

Carousell was started to solve the problem of having too much uncleared clutter around us. They wanted to create a simple, intuitive and fuss-free way to declutter homes and lives and, in the process, make buying and selling from a mobile phone an irreplaceable part of everyday life. Snap, list, sell. 30 seconds is all it takes to get started with your new favorite app.

Carousell is one of the world's largest and fastest growing mobile person-to-person marketplaces, and the No.1 Lifestyle and Shopping app that makes selling as simple as taking a photo. Over 8 million listings have been created on Carousell, with millions of items successfully transacted.

Backed by leading international Venture Capitalists - Sequoia Capital, Rakuten Ventures, 500 Startups, Golden Gate Ventures and QuestVC, the Carousell mission is to build the simplest e-commerce experience to inspire the world to start selling.

Team

Michelle Tan
Michelle Tan Lead Community Manager Jul, 2014 - Present

Funding

INVESTOR
STAGE
AMOUNT
DATE

United States of America

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Round: Series B
Round Size: US$35M
Date: Aug 2016

United States of America

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Round: Series A
Round Size: US$6M
Date: Nov 2014

Japan

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Round: Seed
Round Size: US$800K
Date: Nov 2013
Round: Angel
Round Size: Undisclosed
Date: Mar 2013

Previous Investments

COMPANY
ROUND
ROUND SIZE
DATE
Round: Acquisition
Round Size: -
Date: Jan, 2017
Round: Acquisition
Round Size: -
Date: Oct, 2016
Round: Acquisition
Round Size: -
Date: Sep, 2016

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