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Facebook’s Path to IPO

Facebook: Path to IPO Quick Look EMPLOYEES: FOUNDED: DESCRIPTION: USERS: MORE THAN 600+ MILLION FEBRUARY SOCIAL 2,000 2004 NETWORK The People Behind It MARK EDUARDO DUSTIN CHRIS ZUCKERBERG SAVERIN MOSKOVITZ HUGHES 27 (Co-Founder) 27 (CEO & Co-Founder) 29 (Co-Founder) 27 (Co-Founder) Currently: On the Currently: Co-founder Currently: Executive Director of Jumo, Currently: board of directors CEO of Facebook a non-profit social network organization at Jumio; investor in and the CEO of Asana, a workplace collaboration startup 2010 TechCrunch Disrupt winner Qwiki Funding and Valuation YEAR INVESTOR(S) AMOUNT VALUATION 2004 Peter Thiel, Reid Hoffman $500K $10M 2005 Accel Partners, Mark Pincus, Reid Hoffman $12.7M $100M 2006 Greylock Partners, Meritech Capital Partners, $27.5M $2B The Founders Fund 2007 Microsoft $240M $15B Li Ka-shing $60M 2008 $15M $60M $100M European Founders Fund Li Ka-shing TriplePoint Capital 2009 Digital Sky Technologies $200M $10B 2010 Elevation Partners $120M $35B 2011 Goldman Sachs, Digital Sky Technologies $1.5B $50B Total funding: $2.36B Revenue and eMarketer predicts that Facebook's ad revenue will see a 118% increase by the end of the 2011. Last year, the social network giant made Profitability $600 million in net income in just the first three quarters. SS$S AD REVENUE GROWTH $5.74B (2009-2012*) $4.05B $1.86B $740M 2009 2010 2011* 2012* 2011 PROFIT MARGIN*: 50% *PROJECTED IPO Potential According to sources privy to its financial information, Facebook has exceeded even its own high expectations for growth, leading many to believe the company could go public as early as spring of 2012. When this happens, its figures could outmatch those of some of the biggest technology companies in the world. APPLE GOOGLE CISCO HEWLETT FACEBOOK AMAZON SYSTEMS PACKARD LINKEDIN Google amazon CISCO $306.67 $164.06 $100 $85.83 $81.76 $73.75 $7.40 BILLION BILLION BILLION* BILLION BILLION BILLION BILLION * PROJECTED AS OF JUNE 2011 NAMESAKE SOURCES: CRUNCHBASE.COM FACEBOOK.COM FASTCOMPANY.COM BUSINESSWEEK.COM MASHABLE.COM CNN.COMPULSE2.COM THEREGISTER.CO.UK WALLSTREETJOURNAL.COM YCHARTS.COM BUSINESSINSIDER.COM COMSCORE.COM $$$?

Facebook’s Path to IPO

shared by rmmojado on Dec 28
The Facebook IPO, which may come as soon as next spring, is one of the most anticipated IPOs of recent times. In our examination—the first of a series—at the Facebook IPO, we thought it would be w...




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