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Uphold (Crypto Platform )

Uphold (Crypto Platform )

Provider of a digital money platform created to change the way people access money. The company's platform offers to hold bitcoin in fiat currency and spend it as bitcoin as well as combines a platform application model with payment connectivity to offer financial services to a global market, enabling people and businesses around the world to access safe, transparent, fair and affordable financial services.

Formerly Known As
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Financial Software
Other Industries
Other Financial Services
Primary Office
  • 900 Larkspur Landing Circle
  • Larkspur, CA 94939
  • United States
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Uphold (Crypto Platform ) Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Early Stage VC 25-Jan-2018 $57.5M 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series B1) 21-Jan-2016 000 0000 Completed Startup
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 13-Jan-2015 000.00 0000 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 26-Feb-2014 $5M $5.5M Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 01-Feb-2014 $500K $500K Completed Startup
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Uphold (Crypto Platform ) Competitors (26)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Bitwala Venture Capital-Backed Berlin, Germany 00 000.00 00000000000 000.00
000000 Venture Capital-Backed Atlanta, GA 00 000.00 00000000000 000.00
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Luxembourg, Luxembourg 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
000000 Formerly VC-backed Seoul, South Korea 00.000 000000&0 00.000
0000000 00000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 000 00000 00000000000 00000
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Uphold (Crypto Platform ) Acquisitions (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000 (00000000) 11-Jul-2019 000000000000000000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing 00000 0000000
000 0000000000 27-Jun-2018 000000000000000000 Brokerage 000000 0000000
000000 000 22-Feb-2018 000000000000000000 Application Software 0000000 00000000
Bitnet 20-Oct-2016 Merger/Acquisition Financial Software 0000 000000000 00
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Uphold (Crypto Platform ) Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Cortex MCP Application Software Cambridge, MA 2012
000 0000000000 Brokerage New York, NY 0000
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Uphold (Crypto Platform ) Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Ricardo Pliego Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bitcoin Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Hard Yaka Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0

Uphold (Crypto Platform ) Executive Team (16)

Name Title Board
J.P. Thieriot Chief Executive Officer
Tiago Ribeiro Chief Technology Officer
William Dennings Chief Compliance, Risk & Security Officer
Robin O'Connell Chief Revenue Officer
Michelle Quinn Director of Comms & Community

9 Former Executives

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Uphold (Crypto Platform ) Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Anthony Watson Uphold (Crypto Platform ) Board Member 000 0000
Greg Kidd Hard Yaka Board Member 000 0000
Jim Milby Self Board Member 000 0000
Leland Westerfield Self Chief Financial Officer, Director & Board Member 000 0000

2 Former Board Members

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