Olx

Basic info

http://olx.in/11 Years Old
New YorkInternet
1001-5000 EmployeesPrivate company

About Olx

OLX.in is the most popular Indian free local advertisement service. We manage to get even the smallest village.

Remember! OLX.in is completely free and very simple to use, hence it is used by millions of users.

Join them! credits: olx.in

Olx impact

106
Countries present in
1.5billion
Page views per month
28.5million $
Funding raised till date
3.2million
App downloads
60%
Marketshare (Online Classifieds market)

Olx story

Mar-2006
FOUNDED OLX
OLX was founded in March 2006 by Internet entrepreneurs Fabrice Grinda and A.C.F. Oxenford. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Sep-2007
RECEIVED SERIES-A FUNDING OF $10 MILLION.
OLX raised series-A funding of $10 Million from Bessemer Venture Partners (Partner: Jeremy Levine), DN Capital Founders Fund, General Catalyst Partners (Partner: Joel Cutler). credits: www.crunchbase.com
Apr-2008
RECEIVED SERIES-B FUNDING OF $13.5 MILLION.
OLX raised series-B funding of $13.5 Million from its previous investors Bessemer Venture Partners (Partner: Jeremy Levine), DN Capital Founders Fund, General Catalyst Partners (Partner: Joel Cutler). credits: www.crunchbase.com
May-2009
RECEIVED SERIES-C FUNDING OF $5 MILLION.
OLX raised series-C funding of $5 Million from Bessemer Venture Partners (Partner: Jeremy Levine), DN Capital Founders Fund, General Catalyst Partners (Partner: Joel Cutler), Nexus Venture Partners. credits: www.crunchbase.com
May-2012
OLX LAUNCHED ITS APP
Olx India launched its universal iOS application. credits: yourstory.com
Sep-2012
OLX IN PORTUGUESE
Portuguese Internet Company FixeAds started local management of OLX.pt. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Dec-2013
RICARDOLINO.CH RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Switzerland online classified service ricardolino.ch was rebranded as OLX.ch. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Jan-2014
OLX IN BANGLADESH
OLX started its service in Bangladesh as OLX.com.bd. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Mar-2014
SULIT.COM RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Philippine online classified service Sulit.com.ph was rebranded as Olx.ph. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Mar-2014
DEALFISH RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Thailand online classified service dealfish.co.th was rebranded as OLX.co.th. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Apr-2014
TABLICA RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Poland online classified service tablica.pl was rebranded as OLX.pl. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Apr-2014
APROD RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Hungary online classified service aprod.hu was rebranded as OLX.hu. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Apr-2014
PRODAVALNIK RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Bulgaria online classified service prodavalnik.com was rebranded as OLX.bg. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Apr-2014
MERCADOR RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Romania online classified service mercador.ro was rebranded as OLX.ro. credits: en.wikipedia.org
May-2014
TOKOBAGUS RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Indonesian online classified service Tokobagus.com was rebranded as OLX.co.id. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Sep-2014
TRADESTABLE RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Nigeria online classified service tradestable.com.ng was rebraded as OLX.com.ng. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Sep-2014
SLANDO RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Ukrainian online classified service slando.ua was rebranded as OLX.ua. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Jan-2015
AYOSDITO MERGED WITH OLX
Philippine online classified service AyosDito.ph merged with Olx.ph. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Jan-2015
BERNIAGA MERGED WITH OLX
Indonesian online classified service Berniaga.com merged with OLX.co.id. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Jan-2015
PIK MIGRATED TO OLX
The leading Bosnian online classified service pik.ba migrated to olx.ba credits: en.wikipedia.org
Mar-2015
OLX ACQUIRED ASANI
OLX acquired Pakistan based local competitor Asani. credits: www.techinasia.com

Olx products & services

Sell

OLX.in is a free local classifieds site. Sell anything from used cars to mobiles, furniture, laptops, clothing and more. Selling is easy: Take a picture with your mobile, describe your product and sell in one click. Submit ads for free and without creating an account. credits: olx.in

Buy

OLX.in is a free local classifieds site. If you want to buy something - here you will find interesting items, cheaper than in the store. Start buying and selling in the most easy way on OLX.in. credits: olx.in

Olx team

Alec Oxenford

Co-Founder & Brand Champion
Past: Board Member-Arteba, Co-Founder-Dineromail.com, Co-CEO-Olx, CEO-DeRemate.com, Senior Consultant-The Boston Consulting GroupEducation : BBA-UCA,MBA-Harvard Business SchoolLocation: Argentina

Fabrice Grinda

Co-Founder
Past: Founder and CEO-Zingy Inc,Founder and CEO-Aucland, Consultant-McKinsey & CompanyEducation : BA-Princeton University, MBA-Harvard UniversityLocation: New York

Gaurav Mehta

Chief Marketing Officer-South Asia
Past: Director - Marketing-Olx, Chief Manager-Yahoo, Group Manager-Yahoo, Senior Account Manager-YahooEducation : PGDBA-MICALocation: Gurgaon

Amarjit Singh Batra

CEO-South Asia
Past: Country Manager - OLX, Head - New Business & Global Trade-ebay, Head - Ad Sales & Strategic Partnerships-ebay, Associate Director - B2B Procurement Solutions-Baazee IndiaEducation : BE-Panjab University, MBA-UBS, Panjab University, EMBA-ISBLocation: New Delhi

Vineet Singla

Chief Product Officer-South Asia
Past: Director - Product-Olx, Product Lead, Search-Yahoo, Product Head, CRM-Campus Management Corp, Senior Product Manager, ACT!-SageEducation : BE-R. V. College of Engineering, MS-Arizona State University,MBA-Arizona State UniversityLocation: Gurgaon

Sarabjit Sachdeva

Senior Product Manager-South Aisa
Past: Associate Vice President - Product Management-Info Edge India,Senior Product Manager-Info Edge India, Senior Engineer-Samsung Electronics Research Instutute,MTS-Coware TechnologiesEducation : BE-NSIT, PGDM-IIM Calcutta,Location: Gurgaon

Olx office photos

Olx office Photos

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Olx amusing facts

  1. 1
    OLX is backed by South Africa’s internet group, Naspers . credits: www.forbes.com
  2. 2
    OLX has a presence in over 106 countries and over 40 languages. credits: en.wikipedia.org
  3. 3
    OLX came into limelight when it first partnered with a fairly popular social media site, Friendster. credits: www.ezaroorat.com
  4. 4
    OLX has less than 500 full time employees and yet it is known for its excellent customer service. credits: www.delhiplanet.com

Olx office locations

New Delhi Office
A-8/21, First Floorvasant Vihar, New Delhi
New Delhi
110057

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