Tanium was founded in 2007 by Orion Hindawi and David Hindawi. In an interview with CRN form November 2019, CEO Orion Hindawi stated the company is not considering an IPO in the short-term. These comments should not be interpreted to mean that the company is formally pursuing or foregoing an IPO.
Tanium provides endpoint IT security software. The company has raised approximately $900 million in Venture Capital funding from investors including Baillie Gifford, Omega Venture Partners, Salesforce Ventures, Wellington Management, Bullpen Capital, Geodesic Capital, IVP, TPG Growth, T. Rowe Price, and Andreessen Horowitz. It has been widely reported that Tanium last raised $100 million in June 2020 at a post-money valuation of $9 billion.