FourKites

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FourKites is a company engaged in the logistics industry. It provides real-time tracking and supply chain visibility solutions across transportation modes and digital platforms. It allows shippers, brokers, and carriers to share the same, real-time truck location and shipment status information.
TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQChicago, IL, US
Websitefourkites.com
Employee Ratings3.3
Overall CultureC+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)520
Revenue (Y, 2018)$16 M
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at FourKites

Matt Elenjickal

Matt Elenjickal

Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Sean Fallon

Sean Fallon

President
Vivek Vaid

Vivek Vaid

Chief Technology Officer
Priya Rajagopalan

Priya Rajagopalan

Chief Product Officer
Christine Schoeff

Christine Schoeff

Senior Vice President of Human Resources
Arun Chandrasekaran

Arun Chandrasekaran

Co-Founder & Technology Advisor
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FourKites Office Locations

FourKites has offices in Chicago, Chennai and Amsterdam
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
500 W Madison St Suite 3300
Chennai, IN
C, Block 1, 124, Mount Poonamalle High Rd, Manapakkam
Amsterdam, NL
Claude Debussylaan 10, 1082MD
Amsterdam, NL
H.J.E. Wenckebachweg 123
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FourKites Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2014

FourKites total Funding

$201.6 m

FourKites latest funding size

$100 m

Time since last funding

3 months ago

FourKites investors

FourKites's latest funding round in March 2021 was reported to be $100 m. In total, FourKites has raised $201.6 m
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FourKites Revenue

FourKites's revenue was reported to be $16 m in Y, 2018
USD

Revenue (Y, 2018)

16.0m
USDY, 2018E

Revenue

16.0m
USDY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

76.5k
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FourKites Operating Metrics

Feb, 2019Jan, 2020May, 2020

Countries

5570

Shipments Tracked Daily

600 k
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FourKites Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
TrackX-Yard Management SolutionsMarch 25, 2020

FourKites Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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FourKites Online and Social Media Presence

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FourKites Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    98/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    76/100

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FourKites News and Updates

DAT Selects Leading Supply Chain Visibility Platform FourKites to Provide Unparalleled Transparency and Visibility into Truckload Freight

PORTLAND, Ore. and CHICAGO, May 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DAT Freight & Analytics, North America’s largest marketplace for truckload freight, and FourKites®, the leading real-time supply chain visibility platform in the world, today announced a strategic partnership that will bring real-tim…

Retailers Increasingly Turn to FourKites to Drive End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility

Leading global retailers, including Ace Hardware, PetSmart, Walmart Canada, Dollar Tree, Michaels and Meijer choose FourKites to improve OTIF and reduce dwell time Leading global retailers, including Ace Hardware, PetSmart, Walmart Canada, Dollar Tree, Michaels and Meijer choose FourKites to improve…

FourKites Named A Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Real-Time Transportation Visibility Platforms

FourKites placed furthest in Completeness of Vision, having been evaluated based on market understanding, business model, vertical/industry strategy and other criteria FourKites placed furthest in Completeness of Vision, having been evaluated based on market understanding, business model, vertical/i…

FourKites Announces Industry-first Tracking Quality Guarantee

Global Supply Chain Visibility Leader Launches Comprehensive Data Quality Guarantee for Multimodal and International Shipments Global Supply Chain Visibility Leader Launches Comprehensive Data Quality Guarantee for Multimodal and International Shipments

Cardinal Health Partners with FourKites to Build Cognitive Supply Chain

FourKites will serve as innovation partner and central data hub for all Cardinal Health shipments FourKites will serve as innovation partner and central data hub for all Cardinal Health shipments

Qualcomm and Volvo back $100M round for supply chain analytics startup FourKites

FourKites Inc. today said that it has raised $100 million in fresh financing to extend the reach of its supply chain analytics platform, which already tracks more than a million shipments a day for enterprises worldwide. The round was led by private equity firm Thomas H. Lee Partners with participa…
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FourKites Blogs

Reducing Demurrage and Detention Fees for International Shipping

It has been a trying year for those organizations involved in international shipping. There have been massive delays with port congestion, increased container shortages and external disruptions, like the Suez Canal blockage. According to FourKites data for Q1 2021, there has been a surge in ocean fr…

How to Choose a Real-Time Transportation Visibility Platform (RTTVP)

With Gartner having released its first-ever Magic Quadrant for Real-Time Transportation Visibility Platforms (RTTVP) in April, the supply chain visibility software category received even further validation from the market. Today, businesses need faster access to information, reliably accurate data a…

Supply Chain Transformation at Massive Scale

In this webinar, Joshua Dolan, VP of Global Logistics at Cardinal Health talks about how they leveraged technology to improve end-to-end supply chain visibility, and how were able to create a frictionless customer service and drive ROI. The post Supply Chain Transformation at Massive Scale appeared …

No Location Data? No Problem.

Transportation teams today are more data-driven than ever before. They demand accurate and timely data to make decisions — because their customers’ expect no less —and they are responsible for any number of KPIs, including OTIF compliance, various operational efficiencies like cycle times, reducing …

FourKites Awarded Patent for AI-Powered ETA Using Smart Forecasted Arrival Engine

Earning a ground-breaking patent for a supply chain visibility software platform, FourKites leverages cutting-edge AI and data science to provide highly accurate and frequent ETAs, even for untrackable loads. Available now. CHICAGO, June 7, 2021 — FourKites®, the world’s leading real-time supply cha…

FourKites and DAT: Empowering brokers and carriers through real-time visibility data

Full-scale supply chain visibility has become increasingly relevant over the last five years as companies continue to see major returns on their investment, from increased operational efficiencies to better resource utilization, increased customer service and more. While shippers of all sizes — espe…
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FourKites Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was FourKites founded?

    FourKites was founded in 2014.

  • Who are FourKites key executives?

    FourKites's key executives are Matt Elenjickal, Sean Fallon and Vivek Vaid.

  • How many employees does FourKites have?

    FourKites has 520 employees.

  • What is FourKites revenue?

    Latest FourKites annual revenue is $16 m.

  • What is FourKites revenue per employee?

    Latest FourKites revenue per employee is $30.8 k.

  • Who are FourKites competitors?

    Competitors of FourKites include Controlant, Bastian Solutions and supplyFORCE.

  • Where is FourKites headquarters?

    FourKites headquarters is located at 500 W Madison St Suite 3300, Chicago.

  • Where are FourKites offices?

    FourKites has offices in Chicago, Chennai and Amsterdam.

  • How many offices does FourKites have?

    FourKites has 4 offices.