Company Overview

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Status:
Acquired by Yahoo!
Founded:
June 1, 1999
Founders:
Eddie Wu, Yun Ma
Headquarters:
Hangzhou
Funding:
$112M
Categories:
E-Commerce

Alibaba.com is a B2B e-commerce company whose primary business is to promote China-based manufacturers locally and globally.

Description

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Alibaba Group is China's leading e-commerce company, operating the world's largest online marketplaces for both international and domestic China trade, as well as China's most popular online payment system, AliPay.

Alibaba Group is a family of Internet-based businesses with a mission to make it easy for anyone to buy or sell anywhere in the world. Since its inception, it has developed leading businesses in consumer e-commerce, online payment, business-to-business marketplaces, and cloud computing and has expanded into new areas such as mobile apps, mobile operating system and Internet TV. The company is focused on fostering the development of an open, collaborative and prosperous e-commerce ecosystem that benefits consumers, merchants and the economy as a whole.

Alibaba assists millions of buyers and suppliers all over the world to do business online by three trading markets of its own. Three online... See More

Current Team (20)

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Investments (7)

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Products (2)

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Acquisitions (3)

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    AutoNavi

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Funding Rounds (3) - $112M

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Investors (6)

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    Goldman Sachs

    Multinational investment banking firm
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    Fidelity Growth Partners Asia

    Fidelity Growth Partners Asia (previously named Fidelity Asia Ventures) is the venture capital and..
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    Venture TDF

    Founded in 2000, the company was formed to manage China specific funds for Venture TDF. It raised..
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    GGV Capital

    GGV Capital is a $1.6 billion expansion stage venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley (Menlo..
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    SoftBank Capital

    SoftBank Capital is an independent venture capital firm focused on early stage high growth..
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    Azia Funds

    Azia Funds was added to CrunchBase in 2014

Offices/Locations (1)

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    6/F Chuangye Mansion, East Software Park

    No.99 Huaxing Road

    Hangzhou, 310099

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Competitors (5)

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    Mango B2B specialises in B2B
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    Baidu

    Baidu is a Chinese web services company that offers a Chinese language search engine and marketing..
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    Made-in-China.com

    Founded in 1996, Made-In-China.com is one of the world’s popular China B2B Portal operated by..
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    MFG.com

    MFG.com is an online marketplace for the manufacturing industry that enables buyers and..

Images (1)

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