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Freshworks is a company that provides SaaS customer engagement solutions for organizations of all sizes. It develops a suite of products that includes Freshdesk, Freshworks, Freshservice, Freshteam, Freshchat, Freshcaller, and others. The company offers products designed to increase collaboration and help teams better connect and communicate with their customers and co-workers.

HQSan Mateo, CA, US
Employee Ratings4.3
Overall CultureA-

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)4,813(+4%)
Job Openings226
Revenue (FY, 2019)₹4 B(+60%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Freshworks

Girish Mathrubootham

Girish Mathrubootham

Founder and CEO
Shan Krishnasamy

Shan Krishnasamy

Co-founder and CTO
Tyler Sloat

Tyler Sloat

Chief Financial Officer
Stacey Epstein

Stacey Epstein

Chief Marketing Officer
Suman Gopalan

Suman Gopalan

Chief HR Officer
Prasad Ramakrishnan

Prasad Ramakrishnan

Chief Information Officer
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Freshworks Office Locations

Freshworks has offices in San Mateo, Denver, San Bruno, Melbourne and in 9 other locations
San Mateo, CA, US (HQ)
2950 S Delaware St #201
Denver, CO, US
1401 Lawrence St #1200
San Bruno, CA, US
US-SBO-BAYHL1250, 1250 Bayhill Dr #315
Melbourne, AU
Level 22/120 Spencer St
Sydney, AU
Level 28/161 Castlereagh St
Paris, FR
92, 75 Av. des Champs-Élysées
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Freshworks Financials and Metrics

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Freshworks total Funding

$484 m

Freshworks latest funding size

$85 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Freshworks investors

Freshworks's latest funding round in July 2020 was reported to be $85 m. In total, Freshworks has raised $484 m. Freshworks's latest valuation is reported to be $3.5 b.
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Freshworks Revenue

Freshworks's revenue was reported to be ₹4.05 b in FY, 2019 which is a 59.3% increase from the previous period.

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Freshworks Operating Metrics

Freshworks's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 250 k in Nov, 2019.
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150 k250 k

Paying Customers

40 k
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Freshworks Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
FlintJuly 09, 2020
AnswerIQFebruary 26, 2020
CanvasFlipSeptember 17, 2019
NateroMay 21, 2019
ZargetAugust 29, 2017

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Freshworks News and Updates

Extra Crunch roundup: Toast and Freshworks S-1s, pre-pitch tips, flexible funding lessons

The digital transformation currently sweeping society has likely reached your favorite local restaurant. Since 2013, Boston-based Toast has offered bars and eateries a software platform that lets them manage orders, payments and deliveries. Over the last year, its customers have processed more than …

Indian CRM startup Freshworks files for $100m US listing

The company joins a slew of Indian unicorns that are flocking toward public markets to capitalize on the boom in tech stocks amid the pandemic.

SaaS customer relations management startup Freshworks files for IPO

Software-as-a-service customer relations management startup Freshworks Inc. filed its paperwork late Friday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering. The company is seeking to list on the Nasdaq Global Select Market and is looking to raise $100 million through…

Freshworks files for US IPO; doffs hat to Thalaivaa

Chennai and San Mateo-based startup Freshworks has filed for a $100 million IPO in the US. It intends to list its Class A common stock on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol “FRSH”.

Freshworks files for $100M IPO, special mention for Rajnikant in filings

With this listing, Freshworks intends to list its Class A common stock on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol “FRSH”.
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Freshworks Blogs

Online lead generation tools for scaling inbound marketing

A couple of months ago, we wrote about the challenges of scaling inbound marketing for a company which just clocked  $100 million in Annual Recurring Revenue (ARR). Inbound marketing has been the biggest contributor to our Freshworks growth story over the years. Today it might look obvious to anyone…

Join Freshworks Academy – our training and customer experience community

When we launched Freshdesk Academy in 2017, we wanted it to be the go-to place for all customer service agents who wanted customer service training and upskilling. We have garnered a community of 14,000 people who trusted us to train them on essential customer service skills, and on using Freshdesk.…

2019, Freshworks is on its way!

Freshworks had a rocking year in 2018, and we are taking a moment to look back at what happened in a year that was filled with so much activity. There were product launches: Freshconnect and Freshping came alive this year, to much fanfare and excitement. Freshconnect is going to play a crucial role …

The Freshworks journey to becoming India’s first SaaS Unicorn

In July 2018, Freshworks joined other industry giants in the prestigious Unicorn club —startups valued at over $1 billion. We knew we would hit this mark, but it was humbling to actually reach this milestone earlier this year, and be the first Indian SaaS company to get there. We’re grateful for the…

CMO’s Notebook – Freddy and Freshworks 360 will power Freshworks into 2019

As we wrap 2018 up at Freshworks, my attention was drawn to a New York Times magazine special on technology. The long feature brought to the mainstream something that we are really invested in: Conversational AI (artificial intelligence) and a 360 view of customer data. From bots that chat with you …

When developing a customer communication strategy, what is the most worthwhile investment?

When organizations start scaling support channels, there comes a point when there arises a need for a proper strategy to scale the communication as well. Without that, the quality of your customer communication may drop, and that would be quite unpleasant in the bigger picture.  In order to develop …
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Freshworks Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Freshworks founded?

    Freshworks was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Freshworks key executives?

    Freshworks's key executives are Girish Mathrubootham, Shan Krishnasamy and Tyler Sloat.

  • How many employees does Freshworks have?

    Freshworks has 4,813 employees.

  • What is Freshworks revenue?

    Latest Freshworks annual revenue is ₹4 b.

  • What is Freshworks revenue per employee?

    Latest Freshworks revenue per employee is ₹840.8 k.

  • Who are Freshworks competitors?

    Competitors of Freshworks include monday.com, HubSpot and Zoho.

  • Where is Freshworks headquarters?

    Freshworks headquarters is located at 2950 S Delaware St #201, San Mateo.

  • Where are Freshworks offices?

    Freshworks has offices in San Mateo, Denver, San Bruno, Melbourne and in 9 other locations.

  • How many offices does Freshworks have?

    Freshworks has 13 offices.