Olx

basic info

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

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)

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.

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Olx story

Mar-2006
FOUNDED OLX
OLX was founded in March 2006 by Internet entrepreneurs Fabrice Grinda and A.C.F. Oxenford.
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).
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).
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.
May-2012
OLX LAUNCHED ITS APP
Olx India launched its universal iOS application.
Sep-2012
OLX IN PORTUGUESE
Portuguese Internet Company FixeAds started local management of OLX.pt.
Dec-2013
RICARDOLINO.CH RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Switzerland online classified service ricardolino.ch was rebranded as OLX.ch.
Jan-2014
OLX IN BANGLADESH
OLX started its service in Bangladesh as OLX.com.bd.
Mar-2014
SULIT.COM RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Philippine online classified service Sulit.com.ph was rebranded as Olx.ph.
Mar-2014
DEALFISH RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Thailand online classified service dealfish.co.th was rebranded as OLX.co.th.
Apr-2014
TABLICA RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Poland online classified service tablica.pl was rebranded as OLX.pl.
Apr-2014
APROD RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Hungary online classified service aprod.hu was rebranded as OLX.hu.
Apr-2014
PRODAVALNIK RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Bulgaria online classified service prodavalnik.com was rebranded as OLX.bg.
Apr-2014
MERCADOR RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Romania online classified service mercador.ro was rebranded as OLX.ro.
May-2014
TOKOBAGUS RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Indonesian online classified service Tokobagus.com was rebranded as OLX.co.id.
Sep-2014
TRADESTABLE RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Nigeria online classified service tradestable.com.ng was rebraded as OLX.com.ng.
Sep-2014
SLANDO RE-BRANDED AS OLX
Ukrainian online classified service slando.ua was rebranded as OLX.ua.
Jan-2015
AYOSDITO MERGED WITH OLX
Philippine online classified service AyosDito.ph merged with Olx.ph.
Jan-2015
BERNIAGA MERGED WITH OLX
Indonesian online classified service Berniaga.com merged with OLX.co.id.
Jan-2015
PIK MIGRATED TO OLX
The leading Bosnian online classified service pik.ba migrated to olx.ba
Mar-2015
OLX ACQUIRED ASANI
OLX acquired Pakistan based local competitor Asani.

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.

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.

Olx team

Co-Founder & Brand Champion

Alec Oxenford

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
Co-Founder

Fabrice Grinda

Past: Founder and CEO-Zingy Inc,Founder and CEO-Aucland, Consultant-McKinsey & CompanyEducation : BA-Princeton University, MBA-Harvard UniversityLocation: New York
Chief Marketing Officer-South Asia

Gaurav Mehta

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

Amarjit Singh Batra

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
Chief Product Officer-South Asia

Vineet Singla

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
Senior Product Manager-South Aisa

Sarabjit Sachdeva

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 office locations

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

Olx amusing facts

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

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