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Contentful is a content platform enabling editors to manage and developers to serve content for mobile or web applications. The Company provides content infrastructure that includes APIs and a toolbox for 10X editors to manage, integrate and deliver content to any device or service. 

HQBerlin, DE
Employee Ratings4.1

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (May 2019)222(-2%)
Revenue (FY, 2017)€7.2 M(+91%)

Key People/Management at Contentful

Sascha Konietzke

Sascha Konietzke

Co-Founder & CEO
Paolo Negri

Paolo Negri

Co-Founder & CTO
Chris Schagen

Chris Schagen

Chief Marketing Officer
Ed Medak

Ed Medak

VP, Sales
Markus Harder

Markus Harder

Peter Sunna

Peter Sunna

Head of Product
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Contentful Office Locations

Contentful has offices in Berlin, New York and San Francisco
Berlin, DE (HQ)
Ritterstraße 12-14
San Francisco, US
150 Spear St, San Francisco
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Contentful Financials and Metrics

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Contentful total Funding

$78.3 m

Contentful latest funding size

$33.50 m

Time since last funding

6 months ago

Contentful investors

Contentful's latest funding round in December 2018 was reported to be $33.5 m. In total, Contentful has raised $78.3 m
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Contentful Revenue

Contentful's revenue was reported to be €7.24 m in FY, 2017 which is a 90.7% increase from the previous period.

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Contentful Operating Metrics

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API Requests

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Contentful Online and Social Media Presence

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Contentful News and Updates

Contentful raises $33.5 million to reinvent content management systems

Contentful has raised $33.5 million in venture capital as the company continues to expand its technology designed to modermize content manage systems.

Translations.com and Contentful Announce End-to-End Solution to Empower Enterprise Marketers With Faster Creation of Global Content

NEW YORK and BERLIN, Aug. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Translations.com, the technology division of TransPerfect, the world's largest provider of language and technology solutions for global business, today announced the launch of GlobalLink Connect for Contentful—the first comprehensive...

Content Management Software (CMS) Global Market 2018: Key Players – Higher Pixels, Contentful, WordPress, Wild Apricot, Doxess

Content Management Software (CMS) -Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities and Analysis Of Top Key Player Forecast To 2023 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Contentful, a Stripe for content management, raises $28M led by General Catalyst

 There has been a veritable explosion of connected devices that people are using these days to interact with apps and the internet, from smartphones and computers, to cars, watches, home speakers and refrigerators. Now a startup out of Berlin called Contentful has raised $28 million to position itse…

Contentful raises $28 million in Series C funding for its content management system

Germany’s Contentful has raised $28 million in a Series C round led by General Catalyst Partners with participation from Benchmark Capital, Balderton Capital, and Point Nine Capital. Contentful develops a content management system (CMS) for app developers and content creators. The company plans on i…

Contentful Blogs

Contentful Announces Authoring Hub for the Enterprise

A new set of features offers a way to use a single authoring platform for all content creators, custom-tailored to each team’s needs — an authoring UI as a service. Contentful Announces Authoring Hub for the Enterprise New feature set provides tools to create custom-tailored authoring experiences ac…

Contentful Achieves AWS Digital Customer Experience Competency Status

Contentful announces that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Digital Customer Experience (DCX) Competency status. Contentful Achieves AWS Digital Customer Experience Competency Status Content infrastructure provider has demonstrated technical proficiency and proven customer success in conte…

Contentful Announces $33.5 Million in Series D Funding to Deliver Content Infrastructure for the Modern Technology Stack

Led by Sapphire Ventures, with participation from OMERS Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and existing backers including General Catalyst, Benchmark, Balderton Capital and Hercules, this brings total funding for Contentful to $78.3 million. Contentful Announces $33.5 Million in Series D Funding to Deli…

Contentful named Contender in the Forrester Wave™ for Web Content Management Systems

Contentful, the leading content infrastructure for digital teams, today announced that Forrester Research named Contentful as a Contender in The Forrester Wave™: Web Content Management Systems, Q4 2018. Contentful named Contender in the Forrester Wave™ for Web Content Management Systems Contentful…

Contentful Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Contentful founded?

    Contentful was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Contentful key executives?

    Contentful's key executives are Sascha Konietzke, Paolo Negri and Chris Schagen.

  • How many employees does Contentful have?

    Contentful has 222 employees.

  • What is Contentful revenue?

    Latest Contentful annual revenue is €7.2 m.

  • What is Contentful revenue per employee?

    Latest Contentful revenue per employee is €32.6 k.

  • Who are Contentful competitors?

    Competitors of Contentful include Sitecore, Kentico and CrownPeak.

  • Where is Contentful headquarters?

    Contentful headquarters is located at Ritterstraße 12-14, Berlin.

  • Where are Contentful offices?

    Contentful has offices in Berlin, New York and San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Contentful have?

    Contentful has 3 offices.