Stripe is a technology company, operating in over 25 countries, that allows both private individuals and businesses to accept payments over the Internet. The Company focuses on providing the technical, fraud prevention and banking infrastructure required to operate on-line payment systems. Stripe aims to expand internet commerce by making it easy to process transactions and manage an online business.

Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
814 (est)+7%
Stripe was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People at Stripe

Claire Johnson

Claire Johnson

John Collison

John Collison

President & Co-founder
Cristina Cordova

Cristina Cordova

Business Development

Stripe Office Locations

Stripe has offices in San Francisco, Tokyo, London, Paris and in 14 other locations
San Francisco, US (HQ)
185 Berry St, Suite 550
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Stripe Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Stripe's latest funding round in April 2017 was reported to be $5 m. In total, Stripe has raised $635 m. Stripe's latest valuation is reported to be $9.2 b.

Stripe Financial Metrics

Stripe's revenue was reported to be $450 m in 2015

Revenue (Y, 2015)

450 m

Market valuation

9.2 b
USDY, 2015


450 m
USDY, 2015


1.8 m

Stripe Operating Metrics

Y, 2015

Total Payment Volume

$20 b

Stripe Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
PayableJuly 26, 2017
TOTEMSFebruary 15, 2015
KickoffMarch 12, 2013

Stripe Job Categories

Stripe Median Salaries

Source: 63 public H-1B filings from Stripe

Traffic Overview of Stripe

Stripe Online and Social Media Presence

Stripe News and Updates

An Irish employee at Stripe was denied entry to the US because he went to Somalia

An Irish employee at payments firm Stripe was denied entry to the US last week after visiting Somalia. According to Stripe CEO Patrick Collison, who tweeted about the situation, the unnamed employee was interrogated because they had a Somalian stamp in their passport. We fir…

Currencycloud founder leaves to focus on building 'Stripe for banking'

LONDON — The founder of fintech business Currencycloud is stepping down from the board to focus on his new startup. Nigel Verdon cofounded international money transfer business Currencycloud in 2008 and served as chairman up until two years ago. He is leaving to focus on his…

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Susan Fowler joins Stripe as editor-in-chief of new quarterly publication Increment

 Stripe today is launching a new quarterly publication called Increment featuring opinion pieces, expert interviews and how-to guides targeted at an engineering audience. To manage the site and all the content being produced for it, the company is announcing that it has hired Susan Fowler to be its …

Stripe acquires Indie Hackers in bid to strengthen relationship with entrepreneurs

Stripe has acquired the knowledge sharing service for entrepreneurs known as Indie Hackers. While financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, Indie Hackers will remain operational as an independent subsidiary. Stripe hopes that this transaction will enable it to strengthen its relationship with …

Stripe acquires Indie Hackers, a knowledge-sharing community for entrepreneurs

 Stripe has acquired Indie Hackers, a website and community focusing on helping entrepreneurs become profitable while remaining independent. News of the acquisition broke through a blog post by Indie Hackers founder Courtland Allen and was quickly confirmed by Stripe’s twitter account. “When I set o…
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Stripe Company Life and Culture

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