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Flexport is a company building a platform for global trade. It is a licensed customs brokerage and freight forwarder built around a web application. Its freight service includes an online dashboard for businesses to easily understand, purchase, manage and track the services required for global trade. 

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websiteflexport.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureA

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)2,270(+5%)
Job Openings293
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Flexport

Ryan Petersen

Ryan Petersen

Founder & CEO
Sanne Manders

Sanne Manders

Chief Operating Officer
Chris Ferro

Chris Ferro

Chief Legal Officer
Ben Braverman

Ben Braverman

Chief Customer Officer
James Chen

James Chen

Chief Technology Officer
Kenny Wagers

Kenny Wagers

Chief Financial Officer
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Flexport Office Locations

Flexport has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and in 11 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
760 Market St 8th floor, San Francisco
Atlanta, GA, US
600 Peachtree St NE Floor 25
Chicago, IL, US
302 N Green St 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL, US
370 N Carpenter St
Dallas, TX, US
2121 N Pearl St #203
Los Angeles, CA, US
12121 Bluff Creek Dr #250, Playa Vista
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Flexport Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2013

Flexport total Funding

$1.4 b

Flexport latest funding size

$1.1 b

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Flexport investors

Flexport's latest funding round in February 2019 was reported to be $1.1 b. In total, Flexport has raised $1.4 b. Flexport's latest valuation is reported to be $3.2 b.
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Flexport Revenue

Market valuation

3.2b
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Flexport Operating Metrics

Flexport's Customers was reported to be 1.8 k in Oct, 2017.
Oct, 2017Y, 2018Feb, 2019

Carriers

5.9 k

Customers

1.8 k

Monthly Shipped Containers

7 k

Shipments

487
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Flexport Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Crux SystemsOctober 14, 2019

Flexport Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

79/100

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Flexport Online and Social Media Presence

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Flexport Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    77/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    82/100

  • Compensation

    B

    72/100

  • Diversity

    D

    52/100

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Flexport News and Updates

Flexport (YC W14) Is Hiring

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Flexport salaries revealed: Here's what the Softbank-backed logistics unicorn pays its workers as it works to tame supply chain chaos

Summary List PlacementWhen Flexport raised $1 billion in a 2019 round led by Softbank, it set a new standard for logistics startups and took its first shot at gaining renown beyond the freight and supply chain management industry, where it had been a player to watch for years.  Flexport is a freig…
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Flexport Blogs

Malinda Gagnon: Keep Going And Have Faith In What You’re Doing

Pledge 1%'s #WomenWhoLead series celebrates female leaders who are paving the way for the next generation. While our featured leaders come from a variety of backgrounds and industries, they are united in their efforts to promote equality for all women in the workplace. We’ve asked them to share a bi…

Lookout Foundation sponsors the return of NLX for the “Rock the Office” Benefit at Nasdaq MarketSite

We're excited to be sponsors for the upcoming Nasdaq and NLX "Rock the Office" Benefit! Live streaming and recorded video segments will bring us back together as we help Little Kids Rock and Gender Amplified bring music and music production back to young students and women. Join the fun on Tuesday, …

Renée van Poppel: Reflect On Your Career Growth And Take Control

Pledge 1%'s #WomenWhoLead series celebrates female leaders who are paving the way for the next generation. While our featured leaders come from a variety of backgrounds and industries, they are united in their efforts to promote equality for all women in the workplace. We’ve asked them to share a bi…

Event Roundup – Pledge 1% ESG Summer Series on ESG Trends & Innovation Workshop (Part One)

As part of our summer learning series on ESG, this initial session outlined the broad strokes of the ESG movement and how it pertains to – and adds value – to organizations committed to a better future. Read the recap below and access the workshop resources here. ESG (which stands for Environmental,…

Sevetri Wilson: Be Steadfast, Curious & Embrace Change

Pledge 1%'s #WomenWhoLead series celebrates female leaders who are paving the way for the next generation. While our featured leaders come from a variety of backgrounds and industries, they are united in their efforts to promote equality for all women in the workplace. We’ve asked them to share a bi…

Making Money and Doing Good Are Not Contradictory

Originally published at Uprise Partners. Written by Malinda Gagnon. Contrary to popular belief, money is a neutral entity. Whether a business or entrepreneur does good has less to do with how much money they make and everything to do with how they use it. This is a concept that, like many entreprene…
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Flexport Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Flexport founded?

    Flexport was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Flexport key executives?

    Flexport's key executives are Ryan Petersen, Sanne Manders and Chris Ferro.

  • How many employees does Flexport have?

    Flexport has 2,270 employees.

  • Who are Flexport competitors?

    Competitors of Flexport include Textainer, Bremer Lagerhaus and GlobalTranz.

  • Where is Flexport headquarters?

    Flexport headquarters is located at 760 Market St 8th floor, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Flexport offices?

    Flexport has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and in 11 other locations.

  • How many offices does Flexport have?

    Flexport has 22 offices.