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|Founder(s)||Dan Serfaty, Thierry Lunati|
|Revenue||$40 million (2009 estimation)|
|Slogan(s)||Your network is more powerful than you think!|
|Alexa rank||672 (April 2014[update])|
|Type of site||Professional network service|
|Available in||English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Russian|
From November 2006 to August 2007, Viadeo raised €5 million twice in funding from investors AGF Private Equity and Ventech. Later that year, Viadeo announced the acquisition of Tianji.com, a Chinese business social network.
Six months after purchasing Tianji, in July 2008 Viadeo acquired its Spanish competitor ICTnet. Launched in 1995, ICTnet had 300,000 members and is popular in South America.
In early 2009, Viadeo acquired the Indian professional social networks services, ApnaCircle. ApnaCircle, with 300,000 members at the time of the acquisition, was founded by Yogesh Bansal and later joined by Sabeer Bhatia, co-founder of Hotmail, as board member.
On 13 October 2009, Viadeo announced the acquisition of the Canadian contact management website, unyk.com. At the time, unyk had 16 million members around the world, and this made Viadeo second only to its main competitor LinkedIn in terms of total membership.
The company is headquartered in Paris, and employs a global staff of 450, with offices in London, Madrid, Barcelona, Milan, Beijing, New Delhi, Mexico City, Montreal and San Francisco. In 2009, Viadeo had estimated annual turnover of $40 million  and is profitable since last quarter of 2009.
- Google OpenSocial: Viadeo is partner since launch in 2007
- IBM Lotus Notes: Viadeo available for professionals using IBM Lotus Notes
- Microsoft Outlook Connector: Viadeo available on Outlook.
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