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Viagogo buys StubHub

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November 26, 2019
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IN A move that took the industry by surprise, controversial resale website Viagogo has bought eBay owned StubHub for $4.05 billion.

As Audience went to print, it emerged that Viagogo founder and CEO Eric Baker had bought the company he co-founded with Jeff Fluhr when they were still at business school.

Baker left StubHub and moved to the UK to launch Viagogo, before Fluhr sold StubHub to eBay for $310 million in 2007 (see Audience issue 84 ).

More information to follow.

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