Nexway

CONNECT & MONETIZE THE DIGITAL WORLD

Nexway empowers companies to monetize their business and connect them to the worldwide digital market. Founded in 2002, Nexway has enjoyed rapid growth, thanks to strong and diversified partnerships. Based at Paris – La Défense, France, with subsidiaries in the USA, Brazil, Germany, Italy, Spain, Poland, and Japan. Leading companies who rely on Nexway include retailers Orange™, Yahoo! Japan™, Softwareload™, Best Buy™, Pão de Açúcar™, Amazon™; and publishers Kaspersky Lab™, TeamViewer™ Kingsoft™, Adobe™, 2K Games™, Big Fish™, ESET™, Avast Software™.

  • 2001-2002

    • Nexway is founded in 2002 as Telechargement.fr™ by Gilles Ridel
    • Empowers its first marquee customer, France Telecom™ / Wanadoo™, indirect catalog and cart solutions

  • 2003-2004

    • Starts a partnership with Kaspersky Lab™ in France
    • Monetization business scales up driven by the increased use of internet

  • 2005

    • Nexway diversifies its offering with games
    • Round A financing with Turenne Capital Partners & Xange PE

  • 2006-2007

    • Round B financing with Turenne Capital, XAnge PE and CM-CIC Private to fund European expansion
    • Nexway becomes becoming the first authorized digital distributor of Microsoft™ products in Western Europe
    • Starts selling in Italy, Spain and Portugal
    • Acquisition of Dlgamer™

  • 2008-2009

    • Acquires Key Technology™ (Germany) and Pepita™ (France)
    • Acquires Boonty™ to add casual gaming to its offering
    • Ranked in the Top 10 of the Technology Fast 50 Deloitte Awards
    • New partnerships with T-Online™, Amazon™ and Orange™

  • 2010

    • Round C financing with BPIFrance and IDInvest to support international expansion
    • Acquires Degica™ (formerly CoGen), to expand in Japan and other key Asian markets

  • 2011

    • Round C financing with BPIFrance and IDInvest to support international expansion
    • Acquires Degica™ (formerly CoGen), to expand in Japan and other key Asian markets

  • 2012

    • Significant international B2C sales expansion in Europe and the Americas
    • Opening of subsidiaries in Morocco and Poland
    • Revenue passes the 60 M€ mark

  • 2013-2014

    • Nexway wins the 2014 Red Herring Top 100 Global
    • Revenue passes the 100M€ mark
    • 900 customers, 670 Android and PC publishers, 230 online retailers and OEMs

  • 2015-2016

    • Nexway wins the “Grand Prix des Entreprises de Croissance”
    • 300 payment methods supporting 110 currencies with smart routing capabilities
    • 25M digital products delivered for over 4M paying transactions
    • Over 500K yearly customer interactions and over 200M emails sent