SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft. The company was founded to revolutionize space technology, with the ultimate goal of enabling people to live on other planets. SpaceX's achievements include the first privately funded liquid-propellant rocket to reach orbit; the first privately funded company to successfully launch, orbit, and recover a spacecraft; the first private company to send a spacecraft to the International Space Station and the first propulsive landing for an orbital rocket.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Hawthorne, US
Founded
2002
Size (employees)
4,766 (est)+3%
Website
spacex.com
SpaceX was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Hawthorne, US

Key People at SpaceX

Elon Musk

Elon Musk

CEO and CTO
Bret Johnsen

Bret Johnsen

CFO & President of Strategic Acquisitions Group
Tim Hughes

Tim Hughes

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
David Harris

David Harris

Deputy General Counsel
Mathew Dunn

Mathew Dunn

Director, Legislative Affairs, Business Development

SpaceX Office Locations

SpaceX has offices in Hawthorne, Washington, Seattle, Irvine and in 1 other location
Hawthorne, US (HQ)
Rocket Rd

SpaceX Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2002

Total Funding

$1.2 b

Latest funding size

$1 b

Time since last funding

over 2 years

Investors

SpaceX's latest funding round in January 2015 was reported to be $1 b. In total, SpaceX has raised $1.2 b. SpaceX's latest valuation is reported to be $12 b.

SpaceX Financial Metrics

SpaceX's revenue was reported to be $1.8 b in 2016 which is a 90% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Y, 2016)

1.8 b

Revenue growth (Y, 2015 - Y, 2016), %

90%

Net income (Y, 2016)

55 m

Market valuation

12 b
USDY, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016E

Revenue

680 m1 b945 m1.8 b

Revenue growth, %

47%(6%)90%

EBIT

(260 m)

EBIT margin, %

(28%)

Net Income

55 m
USDY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

480 k

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