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Darktrace is a cybersecurity AI company developing autonomous response technology. It offers a platform that protects the cloud, email, IoT, networks, and industrial systems against insider threats, industrial espionage, IoT compromises, zero-day malware, data loss, supply chain risk, and long-term infrastructure vulnerabilities. The company serves financial services, manufacturing and supply, government and defense, education, healthcare and pharma, retail and e-commerce, legal and HR, energy and utilities, transportation, media and entertainment, technology and telecommunication, and nonprofit industries.
TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQCambridge, GB
Websitedarktrace.com
Employee Ratings2.9
Overall CultureC-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (May 2021)1,646(+5%)
Job Openings14
Revenue (FY, 2019)£106.8 M(+80%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Darktrace

Poppy Gustafsson

Poppy Gustafsson

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Jack Stockdale

Jack Stockdale

Chief Technology Officer
Cathy Graham

Cathy Graham

Chief Financial Officer
Eloy Avila

Eloy Avila

Chief Technology Officer, Americas
Emily Orton

Emily Orton

Chief Marketing Officer
J.R. Tietsort

J.R. Tietsort

Chief Information Security Officer
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Darktrace Office Locations

Darktrace has offices in Cambridge, Greater London, Greater Manchester, Atlanta and in 34 other locations
Cambridge, GB (HQ)
Maurice Wilkes Building Cowley Road
Greater London, GB
1-3 Strand
Greater Manchester, GB
53 King St
Melbourne, AU
525 Collins St
Perth, AU
300 Murray St
Sydney, AU
Level 17 264 George St
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Darktrace Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2013

Darktrace total Funding

$230.5 m

Darktrace latest funding size

$50 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Darktrace investors

Darktrace's latest funding round in September 2018 was reported to be $50 m. In total, Darktrace has raised $230.5 m. Darktrace's latest valuation is reported to be $1.7 b.
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Darktrace Revenue

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Darktrace's revenue was reported to be £106.8 m in FY, 2019 which is a 79.5% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2019)

106.8m

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

79.5%

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

95.3m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

89.2%

Net income (FY, 2019)

(20.9m)

EBIT (FY, 2019)

(22.0m)

Market valuation

1.7b

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

53.4m

EV

1.6b
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

30.8m59.5m106.8m

Revenue growth, %

80%93%80%

Cost of goods sold

7.2m10.8m11.5m

Gross profit

23.6m48.7m95.3m
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

15.3m24.4m53.4m

Accounts Receivable

9.6m24.5m25.3m

Prepaid Expenses

1.7m3.1m18.7m

Inventories

6.0m10.8m16.4m
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

2.2m3.9m9.3m

Inventories

(2.4m)(4.8m)(5.6m)

Accounts Payable

4.6m9.6m12.8m

Cash From Operating Activities

(19.2m)(20.1m)2.9m
GBPFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

98.2k

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.9 x
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Darktrace Operating Metrics

FY, 2017May, 2018FY, 2018Feb, 2019FY, 2019Sep, 2019

Bookings

$115 m$209 m$295 m

Countries

97110110

Partners

500

Total Contract Value

$300 m$500 m$500 m
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Darktrace Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Darktrace Australia Pty Ltd
Darktrace Canada Limited
Darktrace Colombia SaS
Darktrace France SaS
Darktrace Hong Kong Limited
Darktrace Inc.
Darktrace Ireland Limited
Darktrace Japan KK
Darktrace Singapore Pte Ltd
Darktrace South Africa Pty Ltd

Darktrace Revenue Breakdown

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Darktrace revenue breakdown by business segment: 89.3% from Subscription services and 10.7% from Licence and related support

Darktrace revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 19.1% from Europe, 22.2% from Rest of the World, 40.7% from USA and 18.0% from UK

Darktrace Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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Darktrace Online and Social Media Presence

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Darktrace Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    65/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

  • Compensation

    F

    40/100

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Darktrace News and Updates

Microsoft and Darktrace Partnership Extends Autonomous Cyber Defense Across the Cloud

CAMBRIDGE, England, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Darktrace, a leading autonomous cyber security AI company, today announced that it has joined forces with software giant Microsoft. The partnership provides mutual customers with enterprise scale, self-learning AI that detects and...

Automated cybersecurity provider Darktrace raises $230M in IPO

Shares of British cybersecurity firm Darktrace PLC jumped as much as 43% in their first day of trading on the London Stock Exchange today, following an initial public offering that netted £165.1 million, or about $230 million. The listing’s success is a positive signal for the other cybersecurity c…

London Markets: Darktrace soars in London debut, while tobacco stocks climb on reports of billionaire taking stakes

London stocks held to gains, helped by strong performances by AstraZeneca and two tobacco companies. Also in the spotlight was a stunning debut for Darktrace.

Boost for London's IPO market: Darktrace races out of the blocks

In a welcome boost for the London IPO market after the Deliveroo flop, UK cybersecurity company Darktrace launched this morning well The post Boost for London's IPO market after Deliveroo flop: Darktrace races out of the blocks appeared first on CityAM.

Darktrace London Listing Sees Shares Leap 40%, Shoots Towards $3.3 Billion Valuation

Darktrace value jumps $1 billion in an auspicious first morning of trading on the London Stock Exchange.

Cybersecurity firm Darktrace floats at $2.37 billion valuation as shares soar 38% in early trading

Summary List PlacementShares in the cybersecurity firm Darktrace soared as much as 38% when they started trading in London on Friday. The Cambridge, England-based company, which uses an "AI immune system" to detect abnormalities in a customer's network, was valued at £1.7 billion, or $2.37 billion…
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Darktrace Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Darktrace founded?

    Darktrace was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Darktrace key executives?

    Darktrace's key executives are Poppy Gustafsson, Jack Stockdale and Cathy Graham.

  • How many employees does Darktrace have?

    Darktrace has 1,646 employees.

  • What is Darktrace revenue?

    Latest Darktrace annual revenue is £106.8 m.

  • What is Darktrace revenue per employee?

    Latest Darktrace revenue per employee is £64.9 k.

  • Who are Darktrace competitors?

    Competitors of Darktrace include ESET, FireEye and Vectra AI.

  • Where is Darktrace headquarters?

    Darktrace headquarters is located at Maurice Wilkes Building Cowley Road, Cambridge.

  • Where are Darktrace offices?

    Darktrace has offices in Cambridge, Greater London, Greater Manchester, Atlanta and in 34 other locations.

  • How many offices does Darktrace have?

    Darktrace has 40 offices.