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Brave Software develops the browser that automatically blocks ads and trackers. The start up is on a mission to fix the web by giving users a safer, faster and better browsing experience.

TypePrivate
Founded2015
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitebrave.com
Employee Ratings4.3

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)145(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Brave Software

Brendan Eich

Brendan Eich

Founder & CEO
Brian Bondy

Brian Bondy

Founder & CTO
Yan Zhu

Yan Zhu

Chief Information Security Officer
Ben Livshits

Ben Livshits

Chief Scientist
Brian Brown

Brian Brown

Chief Business Officer
Brad Richter

Brad Richter

VP of Design
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Brave Software Office Locations

Brave Software has offices in San Francisco and London
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
512 2nd St, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US
580 Howard St UNIT 402, San Francisco
London, GB
9 Appold St
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Brave Software Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2015

Brave Software total Funding

$37 m

Brave Software latest funding size

$30 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Brave Software investors

Brave Software's latest funding round in May 2019 was reported to be $30 m. In total, Brave Software has raised $37 m. Brave Software's latest valuation is reported to be $133 m.
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Brave Software Revenue

Market valuation

133.0m
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Brave Software Operating Metrics

Y, 2017Jul, 2018Jan, 2019Dec, 2019

Monthly Active Users (Worldwide)

1 m3.14 m5.5 m10.4 m

Publishers

4 k18 k28 k340 k

Websites Verified

2.5 k

Users (Brave Community)

7.7 k
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Human Capital Metrics

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Brave Software Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Brave Software Online and Social Media Presence

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Brave Software Blogs

Brave Launches Brave Talk for Privacy-Preserving Video Conferencing

Today, Brave launched Brave Talk, a new privacy-focused video conferencing feature built directly into the Brave browser. The post Brave Launches Brave Talk for Privacy-Preserving Video Conferencing appeared first on Brave Browser.

Research Paper: Privacy and Security Issues in Web 3.0

We at Brave Research just published a technical report called “Privacy and Security Issues in Web 3.0” on arXiv. This blog post summarizes our findings and puts them in perspective for Brave users. The post Research Paper: Privacy and Security Issues in Web 3.0 appeared first on Brave Browser.

What’s Brave Done For My Privacy Lately? Episode #10: Custom Filter List Subscriptions

This is the tenth in a series of blog posts on new Brave privacy features. This post describes work done by Anton Lazarev, Research Engineer. Authors: Peter Snyder and Anton Lazarev. The post What’s Brave Done For My Privacy Lately? Episode #10: Custom Filter List Subscriptions appeared first on Bra…

AMA with Peter Snyder

The ongoing AMA series on Reddit features guests from the Brave/BAT team. The most recent AMA took place on August 18th with Peter Snyder, Senior Privacy Researcher and Director of Privacy at Brave. The post AMA with Peter Snyder appeared first on Brave Browser.

Brave Swap Rewards Program

In connection with the upcoming release of the new Brave Wallet, we will be launching the Brave Swap Rewards Program, a new program that will allow swap users to recoup 20% of their swap fees. The post Brave Swap Rewards Program appeared first on Brave Browser.

Brave Passes 36 Million Monthly Active Users

As users are increasingly adopting privacy-preserving tools to protect their Web usage, Brave now has 36.2 million monthly active users (MAU) and 12.5 million daily active users (DAU). The post Brave Passes 36 Million Monthly Active Users appeared first on Brave Browser.
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Brave Software Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Brave Software founded?

    Brave Software was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Brave Software key executives?

    Brave Software's key executives are Brendan Eich, Brian Bondy and Yan Zhu.

  • How many employees does Brave Software have?

    Brave Software has 145 employees.

  • Who are Brave Software competitors?

    Competitors of Brave Software include Red Ventures, Siemens Digital Industries Software and Otsuka.

  • Where is Brave Software headquarters?

    Brave Software headquarters is located at 512 2nd St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Brave Software offices?

    Brave Software has offices in San Francisco and London.

  • How many offices does Brave Software have?

    Brave Software has 3 offices.