Funding Received
$0 in 1 Round from 1 Investor
Most Recent Funding
September 14, 2011 / Undisclosed Amount and Round
Description: is a provider of integrated internet and telephone matchmaking services to Chinese-speaking single men and women.
Song Li

Detailed Description

Update is a provider of integrated internet and telephone matchmaking services to the Chinese-speaking single men and women who live in China and 14 other countries and regions. Its services primarily target the 25 to 45 age group. has its roots in, a free dating site created in May 1998, which was acquired by Dr. Song Li, an investment banker-turned serial entrepreneur and his business partner in January 2005. Subsequently, he transformed the site into the current service model of integrated internet and telephone matchmaking. The new site was launched in August 2005 with the new brand name of, which means in Chinese ""cherished love"". In November 2006, Roger Chen, a former executive at Dell China, joined as a co-founder and general manager. has developed as an established brand among China’s urban professionals who use online dating services to look for long-term relationships. Most of its members are university-educated and urban professionals. has secured more than 58 million registered users and is headquartered in the city of Shenzhen, and has an office in Beijing and Xiamen.

SinoFriends Inc., the operator of, is financially backed by a group of international investment funds: Bridger Capital (the U.S.), MC Capital (Japan) and SEAVI Advent (Singapore) has more than 58 million registered users.

Current Team (1)


Funding Rounds (1) - $0.00


Investors (1)

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    Match is a subscription-based online dating site.

Offices/Locations (1)

  • Office

    2nd Floor, Building 7, AVIC Southern Shenzhen High-Tech Industrial Park

    Nanshan District

    Shenzhen, 518057


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