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Wickr provides a mobile communication application, offering military-grade encryption of text, picture, audio and video messages. The Company’s mission is to provide a free and easy way for anyone to send encrypted messages without a trace. Wickr offers the peer-to-peer encrypted consumer messenger (Wickr Me) and enterprise-level products, designed to protect urgent and sensitive communications (Wickr SCIF & Wickr Pro). 

HQSan Francisco, US
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (Sep 2019)43

Key People/Management at Wickr

Joel Wallenstrom

Joel Wallenstrom

CEO & President
Chris Lalonde

Chris Lalonde

Chris Howell

Chris Howell

Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder
Kara Coppa

Kara Coppa

CPO and Co-Founder
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Wickr Office Locations

Wickr has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
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Wickr Financials and Metrics

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Wickr total Funding

$73 m

Wickr latest funding size

$34.01 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Wickr investors

Wickr's latest funding round in May 2016 was reported to be $34 m. In total, Wickr has raised $73 m
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Wickr Online and Social Media Presence

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Wickr News and Updates

Wickr CTO Questions Security Of Slack, WhatsApp, Snapchat And The Ghost Protocol

Wickr is known as one of the most secure messaging apps available, even trusted by government agencies against state-level hacking. Now the company's co-founder and CTO gives his views on the security risks with WhatsApp, Slack and Snapchat, as well as the issues with the "ghost protocol."

Wickr Named a Leader in Secure Communications

Wickr Inc, the only secure communications provider that offers flexible levels of admin controls for network user security and privacy

Wickr teams up with Psiphon to ensure your packets arrive safely no matter where you are

Encrypted collaboration app Wickr has added a feather to its cap with a partnership with Psiphon, provider of smart VPN tools. Wickr will use Psiphon's tech to guarantee your packets get where they need to go regardless of whether you're at home, at a cafe with bad wi-fi, or at a cafe with bad wi-fi…

Wickr Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Wickr founded?

    Wickr was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Wickr key executives?

    Wickr's key executives are Joel Wallenstrom, Chris Lalonde and Chris Howell.

  • How many employees does Wickr have?

    Wickr has 43 employees.

  • Who are Wickr competitors?

    Competitors of Wickr include OneSignal, Dunzo and Clear Channel Outdoor.

  • Where is Wickr headquarters?

    Wickr headquarters is located at San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Wickr offices?

    Wickr has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Wickr have?

    Wickr has 1 office.