Launched in 2008 in Boston, USA, Groupon is now a Nasdaq listed company operating in multiple countries and over 500 ‘markets’ worldwide.

Initially launched as a daily deal site exploiting group buying power, Groupon now has moved its business towards an online deal marketplace. With over 45 million registered users and revenues north of $3 million in 2014 it has revolutionised group buying since launch.

Groupon launched in the UK in 2009 and acquired Citydeal in 2010 giving it a strong European footprint.

Appointments made: CMO, VP EMEA