We’ve built a security powerhouse to change the email security status quo, for good.
Founded by thought leaders of Cisco’s IronPort solutions, our mission is to build new internet scale data driven security solutions that eliminate email as a channel for cyber attacks and enable businesses and consumers to interact safely.
Agari is trusted by leading Fortune 1000 companies, including 6 of the top 10 banks and 5 of the world’s leading social media networks, as well as Government Agencies, to protect their organizations, partners, customers and citizens from advanced email phishing attacks.
Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Agari is backed by Alloy Ventures, First Round Capital, Greylock Partners, Norwest Venture Partners and ScaleVP.
The Birth of Agari
Agari partnered with PayPal, Yahoo! & Google on a pilot project, testing program that became the DMARC open standard, paving the way for email authentication.
The Early Adopters
Early adopters JPMorgan Chase, PayPal, Facebook, Netflix, and LinkedIn jumped on board to eliminate malicious email attacks targeting their customer’s sensitive information. They also gained unprecedented visibility into and control of their global email ecosystems.
Finding early success, Agari was honored as the Security Project of the Year and won the ISE Northeast. To cap it off, Agari closed a Series B financing round and quickly began scaling the business.
Up and Away
With revenue growing to 300%, Agari brought new executives on board, doubled the size of the team, and moved into larger offices. By joining efforts with Microsoft and the FBI, Agari assisted in the highly publicized Citadel botnet takedown. Agari was also honored to receive the JPMorgan Chase Hall of Innovation Award.
In 2014, Agari continued to make quite an impression in the cyber security space. Agari won the AlwaysOn Global 250 award and were recognized with the highly sought after Gartner Cool Vendor Award. After securing a Series C financing round, Agari opened our UK office and launched the Agari Partner Network.
Fortune 1000 Adoption
Agari was included as a member of the 2015 Online Trust Honor Roll by the Online Trust Alliance. During 2015 Agari continued to expand its customer base within the Fortune 1000, in addition to welcoming international and Federal clients.
Product Portfolio Expansion
Agari launched Enterprise Protect to protect organizations and employees from spear phishing in early 2016. In May, Agari also secured Series D financing, welcoming Norwest Venture Partners to the Board.