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Payfone

Description

Provider of identity-verification software designed to protect against identity theft and social engineering attacks from professional attackers. The company's identity-verification software removes friction, drives engagement and fights fraud with instant mobile authentication, enabling businesses to enhance the customer experience while lowering the risk friction and fraud.

2008

Founded

PRIVATE

Status

11-50

Employees

Series E

Latest Deal Type

$23.5M

Latest Deal Amount

$65.2M

Total Amount Raised

Description

Provider of identity-verification software designed to protect against identity theft and social engineering attacks from professional attackers. The company's identity-verification software removes friction, drives engagement and fights fraud with instant mobile authentication, enabling businesses to enhance the customer experience while lowering the risk friction and fraud.

Website:

www.payfone.com

Ownership Status

Privately Held (backing)

Financing Status

Venture Capital-Backed

Primary Industry

Application Software

Other Industries

Network Management Software

Primary Office

245 5th Avenue 11th Floor New York, NY 10016United States +1 (212) 614-6927
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Payfone Valuation and Funding

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Payfone Cap Table

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Payfone Investors (15)

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Investor NameInvestor TypeHoldingInvestor SinceParticipating RoundsBoard
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American ExpressCorporationMinority000 0000000 0000
American Express VenturesCorporate Venture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
Andrew ProzesAngel (individual)Minority000 0000000 0000
BlueCross BlueShield Venture PartnersCorporate Venture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
Early Warning ServicesPE-Backed CompanyMinority000 0000000 0000
American Express Corporation
American Express Ventures Corporate Venture Capital
Andrew Prozes Angel (individual)
BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners Corporate Venture Capital
Early Warning Services PE-Backed Company

Payfone Executive Team (6)

NameTitleBoard
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Rodger DesaiCo-Founder, President, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Thomas FitzSimmonsChief Financial Officer
Mike RagunasChief Technology Officer
Louis SpadaforaVice President, Business Development
David BerraVice President, Engineering
Rodger Desai Co-Founder, President, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Thomas FitzSimmons Chief Financial Officer
Mike Ragunas Chief Technology Officer
Louis Spadafora Vice President, Business Development
David Berra Vice President, Engineering

Payfone Board Members (16)

NameRepresentingRoleSinceContact
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Alex BakerRelay VenturesPartner000 0000
Andrew ProzesSelfAngel (individual)000 0000
Bob BorchersSelfBoard Member000 0000
Charles FoteSelfBoard Member000 0000
Cory DavisEarly Warning ServicesBoard Observer000 0000
Alex Baker Partner Relay Ventures
Andrew Prozes Angel (individual) Self
Bob Borchers Board Member Self
Charles Fote Board Member Self
Cory Davis Board Observer Early Warning Services
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