For a long time, the shared power bank industry has ushered in the big news that has not been seen for a long time. According to the information disclosed by Zhejiang regulatory bureau of China Securities Regulatory Commission, small power technology has recently appointed Zheshang securities as a guidance institution and is ready to be listed on the gem. According to the information in the documents, all directors, supervisors, senior managers, shareholders holding more than 5% (including 5%) shares and actual controllers of Small Power Technology Co., Ltd.
The consultation will be conducted in stages. In the final stage, Zheshang securities will cooperate with small power technology to prepare application documents for IPO of a shares.
Small Power Technology was founded in 2016, the founder team is mostly from Alibaba, the company's main business is to operate shared portable battery. Within 2017, it completed tens of millions of yuan of angel round financing led by Jinsha River Venture and Wang Gang; Tencent and Yuanjing Capital led nearly 100 million yuan of A round of financing; Sequoia Capital China Fund and Gao Rong Capital jointly led, Tencent followed with 350 million yuan of B round of financing; and in March 2018, completed B round of financing, valued at more than 300 million dollars.
Interestingly, although most of the founder teams of small power technology are from Alibaba, they have obtained multiple rounds of investment from Tencent, and have been supported by Tencent resources such as wechat applet. Tang Yongbo, founder and CEO of small power, was the head of Alibaba Taobao's local life trading, founder of Taodian, and head of Taobao food, Taobao agriculture and characteristic China business.
According to the guidance filing documents, Tang Yongbo is the largest shareholder of the company, directly holding 28.4150% of the shares of small power technology, and holds 29.05% of the equity of Hangzhou small power investment management partnership (limited partnership), and serves as the general partner and executive partner of Hangzhou small power investment management partnership (limited partnership) Industry (limited partnership) indirectly controls 9.5366% of the company's shares. Tang Yongbo directly or indirectly controls the number of shares, accounting for 37.9516% of the total share capital of the company, and is the controlling shareholder and actual controller of the company.
In addition, Tencent's linzhili new information technology Co., Ltd. holds 9.6591%; Beijing Hongshan Chenxin Management Consulting Center (limited partnership) holds 5.9943%; Tibet Rongan Growth Investment Center (limited partnership) holds 4.9716%.
If the small power technology successfully sprint to the gem, it will also become the first share of the shared power bank. At present, the leading companies in the shared power bank industry include small power technology, call technology, street power technology, monster charging, etc.
In addition, it is worth noting that the shared power bank industry also ushered in a new variable: meituan. In fact, meituan tried the water sharing power bank business as early as 2017, but it was not long before Wang Huiwen, senior vice president of meituan review, announced the closure of the project.
In 2019, meituan will restart the shared power bank business, and further develop this business this year. In May this year, some media reports said that meituan began to push the sharing power bank crazily and carry out a hundred city war. It was even reported that meituan would link the number of times it used the power bank with the ranking of merchants, but meituan later denied it, saying that the business of the power bank, the catering to the store, and the delivery of delivery were independent departments. Even if the restaurant did not use meituan power bank, there was no so-called "ban". Meituan power bank also said that it would "rely on its own efforts and never gnaw old age", but whether it can change the current industry pattern remains to be seen.