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.
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.
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.
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.
On March 12, 2019 Cloudflare completed their series E funding round with $150 million in funding from Franklin Templeton Investments.
Cloudflare announces intention to IPO in September 2019.
Cloudflare launches a security- and speed-focused mobile VPN called Warp.
Cloudflare raises a $150,000,000 series E round from Franklin Templeton Investments.
Cloudflare raises a $110,000,000 series D round from CapitalG, Fidelity Investments, Venrock, Baidu, Qualcomm Ventures and Union Square Ventures.
Cloudflare raises a $50,000,000 series C round from New Enterprise Associates, Pelion Venture Partners, Venrock, Greenspring Associates and Union Square Ventures.
Cloudflare raises a $20,000,000 series B round from New Enterprise Associates, Pelion Venture Partners and Venrock.
Cloudflare raises a $2,050,000 series A round from Pelion Venture Partners and Venrock.
Co-Founder, Lead Engineer
Brittany AB Fritsch
Jimmy Yuen Ho Wong
CloudFlare floats $2.05M equity round to strengthen web site security
November 25, 2009
CloudFlare Raises $20M in Series B Funding |FinSMEs
July 12, 2011
CloudFlare Reveals $50M Round From Union Square Ventures
December 17, 2013
The Ultimate Guide To Cloudflare CDN. Understanding Reports
December 12, 2019