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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, US
Websiteflexport.com
Employee Ratings3.6
Overall CultureA-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)1,828(+2%)
Job Openings123
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
Philippe Lyko

Philippe Lyko

Global Head of Finance
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Flexport Office Locations

Flexport has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and in 9 other locations
San Francisco, US (HQ)
760 Market St, San Francisco
Atlanta, US
600 Peachtree St NE Floor 25
Chicago, US
302 N Green St 3rd Floor
Chicago, US
370 N Carpenter St
Dallas, US
2121 N Pearl St #203
Franklin Park, US
10601 Franklin Ave
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Flexport Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2013

Flexport total Funding

$1.4 b

Flexport latest funding size

$1.10 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

5.90 k

Customers

1.80 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

72/100

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Flexport Online and Social Media Presence

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Flexport Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    78/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    88/100

  • Compensation

    B

    72/100

  • Diversity

    F

    40/100

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Flexport News and Updates

Layoffs hit another Softbank co as $3.2B Flexport cuts 50

Fearing weak fundraising options in the wake of the WeWork implosion, late stage startups are tightening their belts. The latest is another Softbank-funded company, joining Zume Pizza (80% of staff laid off), Wag (80%+),  Fair (40%), Getaround (25%), Rappi (6%), and Oyo (5%) that have all cut staff …
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Flexport Blogs

Pledge 1% + GoodToday: A Match for Good

Originally published on Goodtoday.medium.com Businesses now more than ever understand the deep benefits of social responsibility. It’s been well documented that positive social impact leads to better employee retention, happiness and meaning in the workplace. We’ve seen studies with powerful data, s…

Solunus for the Society – We’re Now a Part of the 1% Pledge Movement

Originally published on Solunus.com Solunus Inc. is glad to announce it has joined the 1% Pledge movement, a country-wide not-for-profit initiative, encouraging businesses to actively contribute to noble causes. The employees and the leadership team of one of the fastest-growing Salesforce partners …

Why We Took the Pledge, and Why You Should Join Us

Written by Julie Maples. Originally published on LinkedIn.com Today, FYRFLY Venture Partners officially joined Coach K’s Dream Team. No, Philipp Stauffer and I have not been drafted to play basketball for Duke. Rather, we are making a significant donation to the V Foundation for Cancer Research Endo…

Pledgeling Modernizes Philanthropy as Zoom’s New Charitable Giving Partner, Delivers First Zoom App for Donations

Originally posted on BusinessWire.com. (Graphic: Business Wire) VENICE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pledgeling, a leading charitable donations and crowdfunding platform, is teaming up with Zoom Video Communications, Inc. on charitable giving, becoming the first to launch a charitable donations applicat…

New partnerships with Pledge 1% and Rare Beauty deepen Unity’s commitment to social responsibility

Written by Jessica Lindl, Amy Lesnick and Elyse Cohen. Originally published on unity3d.com. We’re thrilled to be joining forces in our shared commitment to social responsibility. You may already have heard about Unity’s exciting news at the opening of the Unity for Humanity Summit yesterday, and we …

Salesforce Ventures Launches Second $100 Million Impact Fund

Written by Afdhel Aziz. Originally published on Forbes.com. Salesforce has announced its second Impact Fund from Salesforce Ventures, its global strategic investment arm. The new $100 million fund will accelerate the growth of cloud companies addressing some of today’s most pressing needs including …
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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 1,828 employees.

  • Who are Flexport competitors?

    Competitors of Flexport include Pallet-Track, Bremer Lagerhaus and GlobalTranz.

  • Where is Flexport headquarters?

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

  • Where are Flexport offices?

    Flexport has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and in 9 other locations.

  • How many offices does Flexport have?

    Flexport has 23 offices.