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Cloudflare

Cloudflare

A web performance and security company providing services for the protection and acceleration of websites online.

Cloudflare is a web performance and security company providing services for the protection and acceleration of websites online that is headquartered in San Francisco, California and was founded din 2009 by Lee Holloway, Matthew Prince, and Michelle Zatlyn.

Funding

Series A

On November 25, 2009 Cloudflare completed their series A funding round with $2.1 million in funding from Venrock and Pelion Venture Partners. 

Series B

On July 12, 2011 Cloudflare completed their series B funding round with $20 million in funding from New Enterprise Associates (lead investor), Venrock, and Pelion Venture Partners. 

Series C

On December 17, 2013 Cloudflare completed their series C funding round with $50 million in funding from Union Square Ventures (lead investor), Venrock, Pelion Venture Partners, New Enterprise Associates, and Greenspring Associates. 

Series D

On September 22, 2015 Cloudflare completed their series D funding round with $110 million in funding from Fidelity (lead investor), Venrock, Union Square Ventures, Qualcomm Ventures, Pelion Venture Partners, New Enterprise Associates, Microsoft Accelerator, Greenspring Associates, CapitalG, and Baidu. 

Sereis E

On March 12, 2019 Cloudflare completed their series E funding round with $150 million in funding from Franklin Templeton Investments. 

Timeline

July 31, 2019

Cloudflare announces intention to IPO in September 2019.

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Lee Holloway

Co-Founder, Lead Engineer



Adarsh Seetharam

Employee



Alan Braithwaite

Employee



Andrea Ruggieri

Employee



Ben Dahl

Investor



Brett Thomas

Employee



Brian Harring

Employee



Brittany AB Fritsch

Employee



Carl Ledbetter

Investor



Dan Hollinger

Employee



Daniel Carrillo

Employee



Dave Koston

Employee



David Zakur

Employee



Dragos Bogdan

Employee



Gregory Allen

Employee



Ivan Babrou

Employee



Jacob Vincent

Employee



Jaime Cochran

Employee



Jason Tanner

Employee



Jeremy Teale

Employee



Jerome Fleury

Employee



Jimmy Yuen Ho Wong

Employee



Joe Mocquant

Employee



John Roberts

Employee



John Wineman

Employee



Further reading

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Author
Link
Type
Date

CloudFlare floats $2.05M equity round to strengthen web site security

Camille Ricketts

Web

November 25, 2009

CloudFlare Reveals $50M Round From Union Square Ventures

Jordan Crook

Web

December 17, 2013

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