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Expel is a company providing managed security services. It offers the Security Operations Center (SOC)-as-a-service that delivers security monitoring and response for cloud, hybrid, and on-premises environments.

TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQHerndon, VA, US
Websiteexpel.io
Employee Ratings4.9
Overall CultureA

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)290(+6%)
Job Openings16
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Expel

Dave Merkel

Dave Merkel

Chief Executive Officer
Yanek Korff

Yanek Korff

Chief Operating Officer
Matt Peters

Matt Peters

Chief Product Officer
Bruce Potter

Bruce Potter

Chief Information Security Officer
Michael Evans

Michael Evans

Chief Marketing Officer
Denise Hayman

Denise Hayman

Chief Revenue Officer
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Expel Office Locations

Expel has an office in Herndon
Herndon, VA, US (HQ)
12950 Worldgate Dr #200
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Expel Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2016

Expel total Funding

$117.5 m

Expel latest funding size

$50 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Expel investors

Expel's latest funding round in May 2020 was reported to be $50 m. In total, Expel has raised $117.5 m
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Expel Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Expel Online and Social Media Presence

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Expel Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    90/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    95/100

  • Compensation

    B

    78/100

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Expel News and Updates

U.S. Ramps Up Plans To Expel Haitian Migrants At Texas Border

The migrants' Caribbean homeland was recently devastated by an earthquake.

Russia to Expel BBC Journalist This Month in Retaliatory Move

Russia to Expel BBC Journalist This Month in Retaliatory Move

Oregon Lawmakers Expel Republican State Legislator Over Capitol Breach

Nearman is the first member of the House to be expelled in its 160-year history.

Ethiopia Urged to Reverse Decision to Expel Bloomberg Reporter

Ethiopia Urged to Reverse Decision to Expel Bloomberg Reporter

Czechs Blame Russia for 2014 Blast, Expel Embassy Staff

Czechs to Expel 18 Russian Embassy Employees Over 2014 Explosion

Dem Introduces Resolution To Expel Marjorie Taylor Greene From Congress

More than 70 House Democrats have co-sponsored the resolution to expel the far-right conspiracy theorist.
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Expel Blogs

How we use VMRay to support Expel for Phishing

Tech helps us create space to focus on building human expertise. For example, tools like VMRay allow us to use a hands-on approach to phishing email triage here at Expel. Automated email solutions are an excellent supplement, but there’s no… The post How we use VMRay to support Expel for Phishing ap…

Top Attack Vectors: August 2021

We’re often asked about the biggest threats we see across the incidents we investigate for our customers. Where should security teams focus their efforts and budgets? To answer these questions, we’re sharing monthly reports on the top attack vectors, trends,… The post Top Attack Vectors: August 2021…

The top phishing keywords in the last 10k+ malicious emails we investigated

Did you get a chance to read our report on the top attack vectors used by bad actors in July? If not, here are two important takeaways: Phishing was the top threat in July, making up 72 percent of the… The post The top phishing keywords in the last 10k+ malicious emails we investigated appeared firs…

Swimming past 2FA, part 2: How to investigate Okta compromise

In the first post of this two-part series, we shared how our security operations center (SOC) spotted an Okta credentials phishing attack. Now we’re going to do a deep dive into how we investigated the incident. Before we jump in,… The post Swimming past 2FA, part 2: How to investigate Okta compromi…

Top Attack Vectors: July 2021

We’re often asked about the biggest threats we see across the incidents we investigate for our customers. Where should security teams focus their efforts and budgets? To answer these questions, we’re sharing monthly reports on the top attack vectors, trends,… The post Top Attack Vectors: July 2021 a…

A tough goodbye

After nearly five years serving as Expel’s CISO (pronounced “ciz-oh,” for those wondering), I’m moving on to new adventures. But before I leave, I wanted to share a bit about my journey with Expel. Expel is an incredible company. I… The post A tough goodbye appeared first on Expel.
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Expel Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Expel founded?

    Expel was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Expel key executives?

    Expel's key executives are Dave Merkel, Yanek Korff and Matt Peters.

  • How many employees does Expel have?

    Expel has 290 employees.

  • Who are Expel competitors?

    Competitors of Expel include IronNet Cybersecurity, Arctic Wolf and Alert Logic.

  • Where is Expel headquarters?

    Expel headquarters is located at 12950 Worldgate Dr #200, Herndon.

  • Where are Expel offices?

    Expel has an office in Herndon.

  • How many offices does Expel have?

    Expel has 1 office.