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Founded: 2010
Notable Investors: Elon Musk, American Express Ventures
Headquarters: San Francisco CA, US
Total Funding: $2.5 B


Stripe is a technology company that builds economic infrastructure for the internet. Businesses of every size—from new startups to public companies—use Stripe's software to accept payments and manage their businesses online.

Stripe was founded in 2010 by two brothers, Patrick Collison and John Collison. The company is headquartered in San Francisco.

Stripe combines a payment platform with applications that put revenue data at the heart of business operations.


Allen & Company

Stripe, Vroom, Ginkgo Bioworks, Joby Aviation, Blend, Convoy, Freenome, Turo, OfferUp, Virta Health

American Express Ventures

MobiKwik, Stripe, Tradeshift, Rent the Runway, Turo,, Signifyd, Boxed, Menlo Security, BigCommerce

Andreessen Horowitz

Lyft, Robinhood, Databricks, Airbnb, Instacart, Magic Leap, Stripe, Zenefits, Rappi, Pinterest


Lyft, Airbnb, Stripe, UiPath, CrowdStrike, MapR Technologies, Collibra, Looker, Armis Security, Glassdoor

Elon Musk

SpaceX, Stripe, Neuralink, The Boring Company

Founders Fund
Lyft, SpaceX, Spotify, Airbnb, Stripe, Palantir Technologies, Wish, Compass, Zenefits, Flexport

General Catalyst Partners

Snap, Jet, Stripe, Oscar Health, Vroom, Deliveroo, Samsara, Cityblock Health, Hopin, Getaround

Khosla Ventures

Instacart, DoorDash, Stripe, Palantir Technologies, Impossible Foods, View, Zenefits, Opendoor, Oscar Health, Affirm

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

Snap, AppDynamics, Spotify, Instacart, Magic Leap, DoorDash, Stripe, Epic Games, Bloom Energy, Slack

Lowercase CapitalStripe, Slack, Twitter, Automattic, Lookout, Twilio, Tala, Mark43,
Optimizely, Medium

Paua Ventures


Peter Thiel

Stripe, Palantir Technologies, Brex, Zest AI, NextRoll

Redpoint Ventures

Stripe, Pure Storage, Collective Health, Twilio, HashiCorp, DraftKings, MapR Technologies, Sonos, Looker, Zuora

Sequoia Capital

Market Kurly, Robinhood, Airbnb, Instacart, Tokopedia, DoorDash, Stripe, UiPath, Moderna Therapeutics, Rappi

SV Angel

Snap, Instacart, DoorDash, Stripe, Zenefits, Pinterest, Opendoor, Slack, Jawbone, Cloudera

Thrive Capital

Instacart, Stripe, Compass, Opendoor, Nubank, Slack, Oscar Health, Unity Technologies, Cityblock Health, Noom

Y Combinator

Airbnb, Instacart, DoorDash, Stripe, Zenefits, Rappi, Flexport, Ginkgo Bioworks, Coinbase, Faire

Funding History
July 2010 $100K
August 2010 $1.5M
May 2011
April 2012
August 2012$53K
June 2013$29K
January 2014$80.0M
December 2014$70.0M
May 2015$100M
June 2015$13.2M
July 2015$15.0M
November 2016$150M
September 2018$245M
January 2019
September 2019
April 2020$175M
March 2021
March 2021


Cofounder and Content Strategist
Patrick Collison

Cofounder and President
John Collison

Chief Financial Officer
William Gaybrick

Chief Operating Officer
Claire Hughes Johnson

Chief Business Officer
Billy Alvarado

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