Verkada was founded in 2016 by Filip Kaliszan, James Ren, Benjamin Bercovitz, and Hans Robertson. In March 2023 Yahoo Finance reported the opening of five new offices. CEO and co-founder Filip Kaliszan commented in a statement to Yahoo Finance, "We are transforming the reliability, user experience and design of the connected building of the future. Staffed by world-class talent, these newly-opened hubs are essential to Verkada's continued growth and innovation as we scale globally."

Verkada is a building security company whose AI-powered hardware includes cameras, access control systems, and alarms. Per Forge data, Verkada has raised a total of $444.3 million in funding over 7 rounds. Their latest funding was raised on Oct 10, 2023, from a Series D round. Key investors include Linse Capital, First Round Capital, Alkeon Capital, Meritech Capital Partners, Felicis, and Sequoia Capital.

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What is Verkada's funding to date?

Verkada has raised $455.54MM to date.
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When was Verkada founded?

Verkada was founded in 2016.

Who are Verkada's major investors?

Sequoia Capital
First Round Capital
Meritech Capital Partners
Founder Collective
Webb Investment Network

Verkada funding rounds and last known valuation

Date Funding Round Funding Raised Price per Share Last Known Valuation

Series D-1 and D-2

$305MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX

Series C

$80MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX

Series B

$51.79MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX

Series A

$14.94MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX

Series Seed

$3.81MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
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