Quikr is a free classifieds and online marketplace that helps users sell, buy, rent, or discover anything across India.

Quikr is connecting buyers and sellers across 1000 cities and towns in India, they operate in 14 categories that include mobile phones, household goods, cars, real estate, jobs, services and education.

Quikr was founded in 2008 by Pranay Chulet and Jiby Thomas and is headquartered in Bangalore. The company has listings in over 900 cities in India in categories such as mobile phones, household goods, cars, real estate, jobs, services and education.

 
 

Quikr was initially launched as Kijiji India in November 2005. Kijiji.in was owned by Kijiji International, an eBay Inc subsidiary. The company is backed by Kinnevik, Matrix Partners India, Omidyar Network, Norwest Venture Partners, Nokia Growth Partners, Warburg Pincus and eBay Inc.

 

Quikr is backed by Kinnevik, Matrix Partners India, Omidyar Network, Norwest Venture Partners, Nokia Growth Partners, Warburg Pincus and eBay Inc.

 

Quickr has acquired over 10 companies, including Babajob, India Property Online and a $120M acquisition of CommonFloor in 2015. Quick has regained it's Unicorn status in Dec 2018 , according to it’s latest interim report, Quikr’s valuation stands at $1.03 billion.

 

 

  • Year founded: 2008
  • Funding Info: $440.8M in 12 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Debt Financing)- Quikr has also acquired over 15 organizations including Babajob, India Property Online and a $120M acquisition of CommonFloor in 2015.
  • Yearly Revenue: Rs 199 Crore (2018)
  • Employee Size: 1001-5000
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $1.03B as of Dec 2018
  • City/Town: Mumbai
  • State: Maharashtra
  • Country: India
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