Plaid Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2013

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 1,123

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC

  • Investors
  • 76

Plaid General Information

Description

Developer of a data network programming platform designed to assist in connecting popular fintech applications with traditional bank accounts. The company's platform accesses transactions and personal data like names, phone numbers, addresses and emails for each account from thousands of financial institutions by authenticating them and verifying information in real-time, enabling consumers and businesses to interact with their bank accounts, check balances and make payments through financial applications.

Contact Information

Website
www.plaid.com
Formerly Known As
Plaid Technologies
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Financial Software
Other Industries
Other Financial Services
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Business/Productivity Software
Corporate Office
  • PO Box 7775
  • Suite 35278
  • San Francisco, CA 94120-7775
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000

Plaid Timeline

2021202220232024
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Plaid Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
11. Later Stage VC 01-Apr-2024 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
10. Secondary Transaction - Private 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
9. Secondary Transaction - Private 06-Jul-2022 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Later Stage VC 01-Jan-2022 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Secondary Transaction - Private 29-Jun-2021 000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series D) 07-Apr-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Merger/Acquisition 13-Jan-2020 00.00 00.00 Cancelled Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series C) 01-May-2019 00000 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 03-Jun-2016 $44M $59.3M 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series A1) 23-Jan-2015 $12.5M $15.3M 000.00 Completed Startup
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Plaid Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series D 000,000 00.000000 000.00 0000.00 0000.00 00 0000.00 0.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 000.00 0000.00 0000.00 00 0000.00 0.00
Series B1 000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Series A1 3,040,882 $0.000100 $0.31 $3.89 $3.89 1x $3.89 13.21%
Series A 2,142,557 $0.000100 $0.11 $1.33 $1.33 1x $1.33 9.31%
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Plaid Comparisons

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Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
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Plaid Competitors (39)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Flinks Formerly VC-backed Montreal, Canada 000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
FinLocker Venture Capital-Backed Saint Louis, MO 00 000.00 00000000000 000.00
Perfios Venture Capital-Backed Bangalore, India 0000 00000 00000000 00000
MX Venture Capital-Backed Lehi, UT 000 00000 00000 00000 00000
Xignite Formerly VC-backed San Mateo, CA 00 0000 000000&0 0000
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Plaid Patents

Plaid Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240070658-A1 Parsing event data for clustering and classification Pending 23-Aug-2022 0000000000
JP-2023171998-A Information processing device, information processing method, and program Pending 23-May-2022
US-20230367789-A1 Data structure synchronization with webhooks Pending 16-May-2022 0000000000
US-20230367774-A1 Pattern identification in structured event data Pending 16-May-2022 000000000000
US-20230367780-A1 Data enrichment using name, location, and image lookup Pending 16-May-2022 G06F16/2468
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Plaid Executive Team (20)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Zachary Perret Co-Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer
Eric Sager Chief Operating Officer
Jean-Denis Greze Chief Technology Officer
Meredith Fuchs Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel
Al Cook Chief Marketing Officer
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Plaid Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
Rick Yang New Enterprise Associates Board Member 000 0000
Santo Politi Spark Capital Board Member 000 0000
William Hockey Self Co-Founder & Board Member 000 0000
Zachary Perret Plaid Co-Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer 000 0000
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Plaid Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Plaid Investors (76)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
D/XYZ Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
MicroVentures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
WillowTree Investments Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Brown Street Ventures Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
2B Global Capital Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Plaid Investments & Acquisitions (10)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Footprint (Business/Productivity Software) 25-Apr-2024 00000 0000 0000 Business/Productivity Software
Finch (Business/Productivity Software) 07-Jun-2023 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software
KnotAPI 24-Apr-2023 00000 0000 0000 Other Financial Services
Arc Technologies 17-Aug-2022 00000 0000 00000 Financial Software
Codat 01-Jun-2022 Later Stage VC 00000 Financial Software
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Plaid Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Cognito (Network Management Software) Network Management Software Walnut, CA 0000
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Plaid Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Basiq 07-Dec-2021 00000 00000 00 00.000 Completed
  • 4 buyers
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Plaid FAQs

  • When was Plaid founded?

    Plaid was founded in 2013.

  • Who is the founder of Plaid?

    Zachary Perret is the founder of Plaid.

  • Who is the CEO of Plaid?

    Zachary Perret is the CEO of Plaid.

  • Where is Plaid headquartered?

    Plaid is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

  • What is the size of Plaid?

    Plaid has 1,123 total employees.

  • What industry is Plaid in?

    Plaid’s primary industry is Financial Software.

  • Is Plaid a private or public company?

    Plaid is a Private company.

  • What is Plaid’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Plaid is 00000.

  • How much funding has Plaid raised over time?

    Plaid has raised $734M.

  • Who are Plaid’s investors?

    D/XYZ, MicroVentures, WillowTree Investments, Brown Street Ventures, and 2B Global Capital are 5 of 76 investors who have invested in Plaid.

  • Who are Plaid’s competitors?

    Flinks, FinLocker, Perfios, MX, and Xignite are some of the 39 competitors of Plaid.

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