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Spire Global is a space-to-cloud analytics company that owns and operates a multi-purpose constellation of satellites. It offers data and algorithms that provide maritime, aviation, and weather tracking. In addition to its constellation, Spire’s data infrastructure includes a ground station network and operations that provide real-time global coverage.
TypePrivate
Founded2012
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitespire.com
Employee Ratings3.2
Overall CultureC

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Employees (est.) (May 2021)297(+5%)
Job Openings35
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Spire Global

Peter Platzer

Peter Platzer

Founder & CEO
Jeroen Cappaert

Jeroen Cappaert

CTO
Joel Spark

Joel Spark

VP Space Systems
Theresa Condor

Theresa Condor

EVP, GM Spire Space Services GM Earth Intelligence
Johnny Truong

Johnny Truong

VP, Engineering
Keith Johnson

Keith Johnson

VP, General Manager Federal
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Spire Global Office Locations

Spire Global has offices in San Francisco, Boulder, Vienna, Luxembourg and in 2 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
251 Rhode Island St #204, San Francisco
Boulder, CO, US
1690 38th St
Vienna, VA, US
8000 Towers Crescent Dr #1225
Luxembourg, LU
33 Rue Sainte-Zithe
Singapore, SG
19 China Street, #02-01, Far East Square
Glasgow, GB
45 Finnieston Street, Unit 5A, Sky Park 5
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Spire Global Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2012

Spire Global total Funding

$697.8 m

Spire Global latest funding size

$475 m

Time since last funding

3 months ago

Spire Global investors

Spire Global's latest funding round in March 2021 was reported to be $475 m. In total, Spire Global has raised $697.8 m. Spire Global's latest valuation is reported to be $1.6 b.
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Spire Global Revenue

Market valuation

1.6b
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Spire Global Operating Metrics

Sep, 2020Mar, 2021

Daily Processed Reports

130 m

Satellites Launched to Date

100140

Satellites Under Operation

80

Offices

66
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Spire Global Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
NavSightMarch 01, 2021

Spire Global Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

70/100

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Spire Global Online and Social Media Presence

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Spire Global Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    69/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    78/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    64/100

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Spire Global News and Updates

SpaceX Transporter-1 took two new Spire GNSS reflectometry (GNSS-R) satellites into orbit last month, doubling the size of our GNSS-R constellation

The GNSS-R satellites have been developed in partnership with ESA through the ESA ARTES Pioneer programme funded by the UKSA. The addition of these two new satellites to our growing constellation enables us to monitor the Earth’s land surface almost 10 times faster than previous GNSS-R missions, suc…

Spire Announces Data Contract with European Maritime Safety Agency

Spire Global announced today that it will be working with the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) to provide global AIS data to support the Agency via it’s EU Member States

Former Tomnod CEO joins Spire Global to lead aviation unit

Shay Har-Noy, former Tomnod CEO, has joined Spire Global as the company’s general manager of the aviation systems business unit. SpaceNews

Former Tomnod CEO joins Spire Global to lead aviation unit

Shay Har-Noy, former Tomnod founder and CEO, has joined Spire Global as the company’s general manager of the aviation systems business unit

Orbitare selects Spire’s Orbital Service to launch their innovative IP communications service

Orbitare, an innovative start-up developing Internet Protocol (IP) communications over their own satellite network, and Spire Global, one of the world’s largest space-powered Earth Information companies, today announced the execution of an agreement to begin deploying Orbitare’s Spaceloop on Spire’s…

Spire Global and Pole Star Illuminate the Seas with Data from Space

Spire Global, one of the world's largest space-powered data and analytics companies, announced today that it will be working with Pole Star to provide all global data, for satellite, terrestrial, and Dynamic™ AIS to one of the six branches of the United States Armed Forces
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Spire Global Blogs

More than Planning Fuel Efficiency: Weather Data is Tapped for Insurance Claims

Millions of dollars of cargo continues to pile up on the ocean floor as more containers topple off of ships mid-transport. Weather data is becoming a key element in the claims process.

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Space to cloud data & analytics

Spire Global is a space-to-cloud analytics company that owns and operates the largest multi-purpose constellation of 110+ 3U cubesatellites. Spire Federal enables government customers to address their mission challenges through our portfolio of global maritime, aviation and weather data products as …

As renewable energy grows, so does demand for weather data and analytics

A look at how wind and solar energy use weather forecasts for a broad range of applications, from site planning, to daily operations, to maintenance.

Maritime Data Analytics: Why data storytelling matters

We all have a story to tell and at Spire Maritime we like to tell our stories with our data using numbers, charts, and graphs in a way that is easy to access, quick to understand, and actionable. Meet Spire Analytics, our newest tool that provides actionable insights for your maritime data.

Here is one thing you should do to lower your shipping emissions

There are a number of strategies to consider for achieving lower emissions. Cleaner fuels, efficient hardware and above all data.
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Spire Global Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Spire Global founded?

    Spire Global was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Spire Global key executives?

    Spire Global's key executives are Peter Platzer, Jeroen Cappaert and Joel Spark.

  • How many employees does Spire Global have?

    Spire Global has 297 employees.

  • Who are Spire Global competitors?

    Competitors of Spire Global include Telesat, Acellent Technologies and Satellogic.

  • Where is Spire Global headquarters?

    Spire Global headquarters is located at 251 Rhode Island St #204, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Spire Global offices?

    Spire Global has offices in San Francisco, Boulder, Vienna, Luxembourg and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Spire Global have?

    Spire Global has 6 offices.