Cloudflare is a web performance and security company that provides online services to protect and accelerate websites online. The company’s online platforms include Cloudflare CDN, which distributes content around the world to speed up websites; Cloudflare optimizer that enables web pages with ad servers and third-party widgets to download Snappy software on mobiles and computers; CloudFlare security, which protects websites from a range of online threats including spam, SQL injection, and DDOS; Cloudflare analytics that gives insight into website’s traffic including threats and search engine crawlers; Keyless SSL that allows organizations to keep secure sockets layer (SSL) keys private; and Cloudflare applications that help its users install web applications on their websites.
Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
414 (est)+3%
CloudFlare was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People at CloudFlare

Lee Holloway

Lee Holloway

Co-Founder & Lead Engineer
Michelle Zatlyn

Michelle Zatlyn

Co-Founder and Head of User Interface
Matthew Prince

Matthew Prince

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Kenneth Carter

Kenneth Carter


CloudFlare Office Locations

CloudFlare has offices in San Francisco, Greater London, Singapore, Austin and in 6 other locations
San Francisco, US (HQ)
101 Townsend St
Washington, US
718 7th St Nw
Champaign, US
M2 On Neil Street 301 N Neil St
Austin, US
600 Congress Ave
Singapore, SG
120 Robinson Rd
Greater London, GB
25 Lavington St

CloudFlare Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$182.1 m

Latest funding size

$110 m

Time since last funding

almost 2 years


CloudFlare's latest funding round in September 2015 was reported to be $110 m. In total, CloudFlare has raised $182.1 m. CloudFlare's latest valuation is reported to be $1 b.

CloudFlare Financial Metrics


Market valuation

1 b

CloudFlare Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
CryptoSealJune 18, 2014
StopTheHackerFebruary 24, 2014

CloudFlare Job Categories

CloudFlare Median Salaries

Source: 67 public H-1B filings from CloudFlare

CloudFlare Online and Social Media Presence

CloudFlare News and Updates

CloudFlare Company Life and Culture

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