Company Overview

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Status:
Acquired by Elsevier
Founded:
January, 2008
Founders:
Paul Foeckler, Jan Reichelt, Victor Henning
Employees:
27
Headquarters:
London
Funding:
$2.1M
Categories:
Social Network Media, Social Media
Description:
Mendeley is an academic social network and program that enables users to collaborate online, and discover, manage and share research papers.

Detailed Description

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Mendeley helps to manage and share academic knowledge: Mendeley Desktop is free academic software (Windows, Mac, Linux) for managing and sharing research papers.

Mendeley Web is a free research network which lets you manage research papers online, discover research trends and connect to like-minded academics. Mendeley has won Plugg.eu's "European Start-up of the Year" Award 2009 and TechCrunch Europas "Best Social Innovation Which Benefits Society" Award 2009.

The company's investors and advisors include former founders and executives of Skype, Last.fm and Warner Music Group, as well as academics from Cambridge and Johns Hopkins University and is supported by Eurostars, a R&D initiative funded by the European Community and UK's Technology Strategy Board.

Current Team (6)

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Past Team (6)

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    Michael Blank

    VP, Business Development
    Nov 1, 2010 - Apr 15, 2013
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    Sparsh Gupta

    Software Engineer
    Nov 16, 2009 - Jan 17, 2011
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    Jason Hoyt

    VP, Research and Development & Chief Scientist
    May, 2009 - Jan, 2012
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    Matt McKay

    Director of Communications
    Apr 5, 2012 - Jul, 2012
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    Ian Mulvany

    VP New Product Development
    Jun 24, 2010 - Jan, 2012
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    Alick Varma

    VP User Growth
    Jan, 2011 - Feb, 2012

Funding Rounds (2) - $2.1M

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Acquisitions (1)

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Investors (4)

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Offices/Locations (2)

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  • Office

    7 W 22nd St. 9th Fl.

    New York, NY 10010

    USA

  • Office

    144a Clerkenwell Road

    London, EC1R 5DF

    GBR

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