Proofpoint is an enterprise security company that provides software as a service and products for inbound email security, outbound data loss prevention, social media, mobile devices, digital risk, email encryption, electronic discovery, and email archiving. The Company's products are designed to solve three business problems: advanced cyber security threats, regulatory compliance, and brand-impostor fraud. These products work across email, social media, mobile devices, and the cloud.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Sunnyvale, US
Founded
2002
Size (employees)
1,573 (est)
Proofpoint was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, US

Key People/Management at Proofpoint

Gary Steele

Gary Steele

Chief Executive Officer
Paul Auvil

Paul Auvil

Chief Financial Officer
Marcel DePaolis

Marcel DePaolis

Chief Technical Officer

Proofpoint Office Locations

Proofpoint has offices in Sunnyvale, Draper, Indianapolis, Reston and in 67 other locations
Sunnyvale, US (HQ)
892 Ross Dr
Singapore, SG
Temasek Blvd
Chūō-ku, JP
Takashimaya Nihonbashi
München, DE
302 Landsberger Str.
Paris, FR
56 Avenue Hoche
Reading, GB
Brook Dr
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Proofpoint Financials and Metrics

Proofpoint Financials

Proofpoint's revenue was reported to be $375.5 m in FY, 2016
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

134.3 m

EBIT (Q3, 2017)

(16.1 m)

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2017)

4 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

416 m

EV

3.5 b
Proofpoint's current market capitalization is $4 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

137.9 m195.6 m265.4 m375.5 m

Revenue growth, %

42%36%41%

Cost of goods sold

41.6 m65.7 m

Gross profit

96.4 m129.9 m265.4 m375.5 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Revenue

34.5 m42.7 m46.4 m50.3 m57.8 m63.5 m69.1 m79 m89.9 m99.8 m113.3 m122.3 m134.3 m

Cost of goods sold

10.3 m13.7 m15.3 m17.3 m19.3 m

Gross profit

24.2 m29 m31.1 m33 m38.5 m63.5 m69.1 m79 m89.9 m99.8 m113.3 m

Gross profit Margin, %

70%68%67%66%67%100%100%100%100%100%100%
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

243.8 m180.3 m346.2 m345.4 m

Inventories

8 m8 m5.7 m598 k

Current Assets

287.8 m266.2 m469.2 m510.8 m

PP&E

11.2 m18.7 m34.5 m52.5 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Cash

51.8 m257.2 m226.8 m194.6 m170 m402.1 m368.2 m377.4 m367.3 m374.2 m381.9 m392.9 m416 m

Accounts Receivable

75.6 m91.5 m

Inventories

429 k1.3 m1.3 m1.3 m426 k435 k838 k582 k302 k430 k472 k497 k457 k

Current Assets

98.7 m290.9 m266.7 m278.8 m235.7 m465.4 m467 m491.6 m496.6 m518.1 m509.4 m540 m589.1 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(27.5 m)(64.2 m)(106.5 m)(111.2 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

24.9 m31.6 m

Accounts Receivable

(12 m)(18.8 m)

Inventories

14 k(113 k)
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

(7.2 m)(14.4 m)(15.1 m)(17.3 m)(21.7 m)(25 m)(28.4 m)

Inventories

1.3 m1.3 m426 k435 k838 k582 k302 k430 k472 k

Accounts Payable

8.8 m8.3 m10.5 m13 m9.4 m15.1 m17.5 m13.4 m12.1 m
Y, 2017

EV/EBIT

-220 x

Financial Leverage

26.9 x
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Proofpoint Operating Metrics

Proofpoint's Patent Applications was reported to be 39 in FY, 2016, which is a 5% decrease from the previous period
Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q4, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

Billings

$46.61 m$35.07 m$62.13 m$233.7 m$66.35 m$75.52 m$84.96 m$97.51 m$324.35 m$98.31 m$101.25 m$124.75 m$138.45 m$462.75 m$137.44 m

Patents Issued

425165

Patent Applications

244139
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Proofpoint Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
CloudmarkNovember 07, 2017$11 m
FireLayersOctober 20, 2016$55 m
SocialwareNovember 04, 2015$9 m
Emerging ThreatsMarch 02, 2015$40 m
NexgateOctober 23, 2014$35 m
NetCitadelMay 20, 2014$24 m
SendmailOctober 01, 2013
Armorize TechnologiesAugust 09, 2013
Abaca Technology CorporationJuly 25, 2013
NextPageJanuary 28, 2012
Everyone.netOctober 20, 2009
Secure Data In MotionAugust 30, 2008
FortivaJune 23, 2008

Proofpoint Market Value History

Proofpoint Revenue Breakdown

Proofpoint Median Salaries

Source: 69 public H-1B filings from Proofpoint

Proofpoint's Web-traffic and Trends

Proofpoint Online and Social Media Presence

Proofpoint News and Updates

The rise of business email compromise: Why criminals are targeting your people

“People are the weakest link and they’re the vulnerability criminals are going after," Adenike Cosgrove, cybersecurity strategist for EMEA at Proofpoint. The post The rise of business email compromise: Why criminals are targeting your people appeared first on Computer Business Review.

‘There’s no silver bullet. It’s about people, processes and technology’

From ransomware to business email compromise, the common factor is you and me, says Proofpoint’s Rob Holmes. The post ‘There’s no silver bullet. It’s about people, processes and technology’ appeared first on Computer Business Review.

This WannaCry-like trojan horse uses your computer’s resources to mine for money

Adylkuzz is a piece of malicious software that doesn’t encrypt your files or demand that you pay a ransom. It doesn’t steal your emails or…

Hackers mint crypto-currency with technique in global 'ransomware' attack

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A computer virus that exploits the same vulnerability as the global "ransomware" attack has latched on to more than 200,000 computers and begun manufacturing digital currency, experts said Tuesday.

Proofpoint Company Life and Culture

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