Toptal

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    Toptal is a global network of elite software engineers. Toptal works with clients to understand their project/team needs and custom-matches them with pre-screened developers who join their teams on a full-time, part-time, or hourly basis. 

    Toptal has worked with over 2,000 clients to date and is on track for $80M in revenue in 2015. Toptal clients include Airbnb, J.P. Morgan, Zendesk, Artsy, IDEO, Pfizer, and many more. 

    The Toptal network includes thousands of developers in over 93 countries. To be accepted into the network, all Toptal developers must pass a screening process  that includes tests for English and communication skills, timed algorithm tests, live coding exercises, and test projects. 
    TypePrivate
    Founded2010
    HQSan Francisco, US
    Websitetoptal.com
    Employee Ratings4.3

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Feb 2020)3,162(+3%)

    Key People/Management at Toptal

    Taso Du Val

    Taso Du Val

    Co-Founder & CEO
    Alexander Danilenko

    Alexander Danilenko

    CTO
    Breanden Beneschott

    Breanden Beneschott

    Co-Founder & COO
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    Toptal Office Locations

    Toptal has offices in San Francisco, New York and Wilmington
    San Francisco, US (HQ)
    548 Market St, San Francisco
    New York, US
    228 Park Ave S
    Wilmington, US
    2810 N Church St
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    Toptal Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2010

    Time since last funding

    2 years ago

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    Toptal Online and Social Media Presence

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    Toptal News and Updates

    Toptal Launches Staffing.com to Drive Forward the Gig, Freelance, and Talent Economy

    NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Toptal, an elite network of the world's top talent in business, design, and technology, announced today the launch of Staffing.com to foster conversations pertaining to technologies that are increasing the efficiency of staffing, the rise of remote...

    Toptal Recognized as "Best-in-Class" in 2019 Digital Staffing Technology Advisor from Ardent Partners

    NEW YORK, July 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Toptal, an elite network of the world's top talent in business, design, and technology that enables companies to scale their teams, on demand, announced today that it has been ranked as "Best-in-Class" in the 2019 Digital Staffing Technology Advisor ...

    Toptal Announces Women's Scholarship Winners from the Americas and Europe

    NEW YORK, June 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Toptal, an elite network of the world's top talent in business, design, and technology that enables companies to scale their teams, on demand, announced today the recipients of the Toptal 2018-2019 Scholarship for Women for the Americas and Europe...
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    Toptal Blogs

    How to Prepare a Cash Flow Statement Model That Actually Balances

    When a cash flow statement model doesn’t balance, it can cause immense frustration and wasted time. The root cause of this problem most commonly resides in models being built with inconsistent and contradictory data sources.

    Consistency Is Key – How to Build a Figma Design System

    Figma has advanced features that are tailored to meet expectations for consistency during the design process. This tutorial outlines how a Figma component library can work well within a design system.

    Stork, Part 3: Implementing Expressions and Variables

    Developing a new programming language from scratch tends to create unique challenges, followed by unconventional solutions that may go against some programming dogmas. In Part 3 of our Stork series, Toptal Full-stack Developer Jakisa Tomic elaborates on how C++ macros can help and why expression im…

    EdTech Industry Analysis & Trends (2020)

    Education has rapidly evolved away from the red-brick schoolhouse model. About $7.0 billion was invested globally by VC funds into the edtech market in 2019. This is expected to grow 3x over the next decade. Where is the money going? What characteristics do new competitors need to be sustainable?

    Visual Shelf Life – Why Web Design Illustrations Go Stale

    Illustration makes the web a brighter place, but there’s a risk it will grow stale. We explain how designers can avoid imitation with web design illustrations that give clients a competitive edge.

    Corporate Venture Capital: The Devil...or an Innovative Growth Channel?

    In industries seeing stagnant growth or a negative impact from uncontrollable, outside forces, many companies are turning to corporate venture capital as an alternative means to innovation. Yet, famed venture capitalist Fred Wilson once said that corporate venture capital was the “devil.”
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    Toptal Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Toptal founded?

      Toptal was founded in 2010.

    • Who are Toptal key executives?

      Toptal's key executives are Taso Du Val, Alexander Danilenko and Breanden Beneschott.

    • How many employees does Toptal have?

      Toptal has 3,162 employees.

    • Who are Toptal competitors?

      Competitors of Toptal include Terminal, PlanSource and Randstad.

    • Where is Toptal headquarters?

      Toptal headquarters is located at 548 Market St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

    • Where are Toptal offices?

      Toptal has offices in San Francisco, New York and Wilmington.

    • How many offices does Toptal have?

      Toptal has 3 offices.