Stripe

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Stripe is a technology company building financial infrastructure platforms. Its integrated platform enables companies to accept payments, send payouts, and run their businesses online, as well as to manage revenue, prevent fraud, issue virtual and physical cards, and get financing. The company primarily serves online and in-person retailers, subscriptions businesses, and software platforms and marketplaces.

TypePrivate
Founded2010
HQSouth San Francisco, CA, US
Websitestripe.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureA+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (May 2022)7,384(+4%)
Job Openings1,192
Revenue (Y, 2020)$7.4 B(+270%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Stripe

Patrick Collison

Patrick Collison

Co-Founder & CEO
John Collison

John Collison

President & Co-Founder
Dhivya Suryadevara

Dhivya Suryadevara

Chief Financial Officer
William Alvarado

William Alvarado

Chief Business Officer
David Singleton

David Singleton

Chief Technology Officer
William Gaybrick

William Gaybrick

Chief Product Officer
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Stripe Office Locations

Stripe has offices in South San Francisco, Chicago, New York City, Seattle and in 20 other locations
South San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
354 Oyster Point Blvd
Chicago, IL, US
515 N State St
New York City, NY, US
11 Park Pl, Staten Island
Seattle, WA, US
920 5th Ave
Melbourne, AU
222 Exhibition St
São Paulo, BR
Av. Paulista, 1374 - Vila Nunes
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Stripe Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2010

Stripe total Funding

$2.3 b

Stripe latest funding size

$600 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Stripe investors

Stripe's latest funding round in March 2021 was reported to be $600 m. In total, Stripe has raised $2.3 b. Stripe's latest valuation is reported to be $95 b.
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Stripe Revenue

Stripe's revenue was reported to be $7.4 b in Y, 2020 which is a 25% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Y, 2020)

7.4b

Revenue growth (Y, 2019 - Y, 2020), %

25%

Market valuation

95.0b
USDY, 2018EY, 2019Y, 2020E

Revenue

1.5b2.0b7.4b

Revenue growth, %

33%25%
USDY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

1.3m
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Stripe Operating Metrics

Y, 2017Y, 2019Dec, 2021Apr, 2022

Payment Methods Supported

135

Total Payment Volume

$50 b$200 b

API Requests

250 m

Patents (US)

3842

Stripe Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
OpenChannelDecember 06, 2021
SeachangeJune 01, 2021
BouncerMay 14, 2021
Tax JarApril 01, 2021
PaystackOctober 15, 2020$200 m
Touchtech PaymentsApril 15, 2019
IndexMarch 08, 2018
PayableJuly 26, 2017
Indie HackersApril 11, 2017
TeapotOctober 25, 2016
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Stripe Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Stripe Online and Social Media Presence

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Stripe Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    81/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    85/100

  • Compensation

    B

    75/100

  • Diversity

    A

    83/100

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Stripe News and Updates

Stripe and Plaid suit up for battle

Plaid and Stripe are now standing face to face, if not already on each other’s toes.

Stripe expands its infrastructure play with Data Pipeline to sync financial data with Amazon and Snowflake

Stripe — the payments giant valued at $95 billion — is on a product sprint to expand its services and functionality beyond the basic payments that form the core of its business today. Today the company took the wraps off Data Pipeline, an infrastructure product that will let its users create links b…

Stripe launches Data Pipeline to help users sync payments data with Redshift and Snowflake

Stripe today announced Data Pipeline, a new way for customers to synchronize their financial data with Amazon Redshift and Snowflake.

3 Tips to Get the Most Out of What You Read From Self-Made Billionaire and Stripe Co-founder Patrick Collison

Try these ideas to maximize the benefit of every book you read, from the super reader and payments entrepreneur.

Stripe Open Sources Markdoc

Comments

The Interchange: Stripe takes a swing at Plaid

Hi all, it was a roller coaster of a week in the world of fintech as I published two separate articles on startup layoffs and a nine-figure funding round in the span of a few hours. It was also a week filled with lots of activity on FinTwit, or “Financial Twitter,” as it’s more formally […]
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Stripe Blogs

Sessions 2022 and product highlights from the year

Today, we kicked off our annual user conference—Stripe Sessions. You can now watch the keynote and breakout talks on demand.

Introducing Stripe Apps

Stripe Apps lets you embed custom user experiences directly in the Stripe Dashboard and orchestrate the Stripe API. Create an app to streamline operations just for your team or for the more than one million businesses using Stripe.

Migrating millions of lines of code to TypeScript

On Sunday, March 6, we migrated Stripe’s largest JavaScript codebase from Flow to TypeScript. In a single pull request, we converted more than 3.7 million lines of code. The next day, hundreds of engineers came in to start writing TypeScript for their projects.

Stripe Tax is available for more businesses

Stripe Tax can now be added to all Stripe Payments integrations to automatically calculate and collect sales tax, VAT, and GST via the new Orders API.

Introducing Stripe Financial Connections

Let users securely share their financial data so you can streamline payments, reduce fraud, underwrite risk, and build new products.

Fast builds, secure builds. Choose two.

Stripe's continuous integration (CI) system is responsible for orchestrating build pipelines and executing the tens of thousands of test suites that our engineers depend on to validate their changes. We lean on a combination of open-source technologies and novel engineering to deliver a CI system th…
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Stripe Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Stripe founded?

    Stripe was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Stripe key executives?

    Stripe's key executives are Patrick Collison, John Collison and Dhivya Suryadevara.

  • How many employees does Stripe have?

    Stripe has 7,384 employees.

  • What is Stripe revenue?

    Latest Stripe annual revenue is $7.4 b.

  • What is Stripe revenue per employee?

    Latest Stripe revenue per employee is $1 m.

  • Who are Stripe competitors?

    Competitors of Stripe include Bolt, Checkout.com and Heartland Payment Systems.

  • Where is Stripe headquarters?

    Stripe headquarters is located at 354 Oyster Point Blvd, South San Francisco.

  • Where are Stripe offices?

    Stripe has offices in South San Francisco, Chicago, New York City, Seattle and in 20 other locations.

  • How many offices does Stripe have?

    Stripe has 24 offices.