Sophos Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1985

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 5,000


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt

  • Financing Rounds
  • 17

  • Investments
  • 19

Sophos General Information


Developer of network-oriented anti-virus software intended to help organizations defeat cyberattacks. The company offers services such as managed detection and response (MDR) and incident response services and a broad portfolio of endpoint, network, email, and cloud security technologies.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Network Management Software
Other Industries
Systems and Information Management
Corporate Office
  • The Pentagon, Abingdon Science Park
  • Abingdon OX14 3YP
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 01235 000000

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Sophos Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Sophos Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Network Management Software
Abingdon, United Kingdom
5,000 As of 2019
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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Sophos Competitors (76)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Radware Formerly VC-backed Tel Aviv, Israel 0000 00000 00000000 00000
AT&T Cybersecurity Formerly VC-backed Dallas, TX 000 00000 000000&0 00000
Proofpoint Private Equity-Backed Sunnyvale, CA 0000 00000 000000000 00 00000
Akamai Technologies Formerly VC-backed Cambridge, MA 00000 00000 000000 - 000 00000
Securonix Venture Capital-Backed Addison, TX 000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
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Sophos Executive Team (33)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Joe Levy President , Acting CEO, Chief Product Officer, Chief Technological Officer
Sue Savage Chief Financial Officer
Tony Young Chief Information Officer
Ross McKerchar Chief Information Security Officer
Justine Lewis Chief Marketing Officer
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Sophos Board Members (9)

Name Representing Role Since
000000 000000000 0 Self Board Member 000 0000
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Sophos Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Sophos Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Sophos Investments & Acquisitions (19)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
SOC.OS Cyber Security 22-Apr-2022 0000000000 Network Management Software 000 0000
Refactr 03-Aug-2021 0000000000 Business/Productivity Software 000 0000
Braintrace 22-Jul-2021 0000000000 Network Management Software 000 0000
Capsule8 07-Jul-2021 0000000000 Network Management Software 000 00000
Rook Security 03-Jun-2019 Merger/Acquisition IT Consulting and Outsourcing 000 0000
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Sophos Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
SOC.OS Cyber Security Network Management Software Milton Keynes, United Kingdom 2019
Braintrace Network Management Software Salt Lake City, UT 0000
Barricade Security Systems Network Management Software Cork, Ireland 0000
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Sophos Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Utimaco 31-Oct-2008 0000000000 00000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
ActiveState 01-Jul-2003 Buyout/LBO 0000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
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Sophos FAQs

  • When was Sophos founded?

    Sophos was founded in 1985.

  • Who is the founder of Sophos?

    Peter Lammer and Jan Hruska are the founders of Sophos.

  • Where is Sophos headquartered?

    Sophos is headquartered in Abingdon, United Kingdom.

  • What is the size of Sophos?

    Sophos has 5,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Sophos in?

    Sophos’s primary industry is Network Management Software.

  • Is Sophos a private or public company?

    Sophos is a Private company.

  • What is Sophos’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Sophos is 00000.

  • How much funding has Sophos raised over time?

    Sophos has raised $427M.

  • Who are Sophos’s investors?

    Thoma Bravo has invested in Sophos.

  • Who are Sophos’s competitors?

    Radware, AT&T Cybersecurity, Proofpoint, Akamai Technologies, and Securonix are some of the 76 competitors of Sophos.

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