Always have your stuff, wherever you are

Dropbox was founded in 2007 by Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi. Frustrated by working from multiple computers, Drew was inspired to create a service that would let people bring all their files anywhere, with no need to email around attachments. Drew...

Founded in 2007
Employees: 221
Total money raised: $257.2M


94107 San Francisco
San Francisco
Updated on Sep 18, 2013
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Drew Houston Founder & CEO
Arash Ferdowsi Founder & CTO
Ruchi Sanghvi VP of Operations
Sujay Jaswa VP, Business Development
Hadi Partovi Advisor
Bryan Schreier Board Member
Jeff Bartelma Director of Product
Aditya Agarwal VP Engineering
Soleio Cuervo Design
Adam Polselli Product Designer
Boris Babenko Engineer
Charles Hilliard Advisor
Bobby Yazdani Investor
Ali Partovi Advisor
Rian Hunter Head of Client Engineering
Ramsey Homsany General Counsel
John Lilly Investor
Allison House Product Designer
Morgan Knutson Product Designer
Adam Michela Designer
Tim Van Damme Designer
Pejman Nozad Investor
Adam Gross SVP, Marketing & Sales
Aston Motes Software Engineer
Rajiv Eranki Head of Server Engineering
Ivan Kirigin Product Manager
Danny Rimer Observer
David Koh Software Engineering Intern
Sean Ellis Marketing Advisor
Makinde Adeagbo Software Craftsman
Gautam Jayaraman Engineer
Pooj Preena Business Development
Akhil Wable Engineer

July, 2013

Dropbox acquired Endorse

Dropbox Acquires Endorse

Dropbox Hits 175 Million Users, Launches New Developer Tools, Yahoo Mail Integration For Android

March, 2013

Dropbox acquired Mailbox for $100M

Mailbox Cost Dropbox Around $100 Million

January, 2013

Dropbox acquired TapEngage

Dropbox Acquires Small Tablet Marketing Company TapEngage

December, 2012

Dropbox acquired Snapjoy

Dropbox to acquire photo-focused startup Snapjoy

Dropbox acquired Audiogalaxy

Audiogalaxy acquired by Dropbox, announces end of streaming service

November, 2012

Dropbox reaches 100 million users, founders not concerned about competing services

February, 2012

Dropbox acquired Cove

Dropbox Buys Cove To Bring Former Facebookers Ruchi Sanghvi And Aditya Agarwal To The Team

Dropbox Buys Cove To Bring Former Facebookers Ruchi Sanghvi And Aditya Agarwal To The Team

October, 2011

Dropbox raised $250M in a Series B round from Index Ventures, RIT Capital Partners, Valiant Capital Partners, Benchmark, Goldman Sachs, Greylock Partners, Institutional Venture Partners, Sequoia Capital, Accel Partners, Glynn Capital Management, and SV Angel

Dropbox Raises $250M In Funding, Boasts 45 Million Users

August, 2011

Index Leads $4 billion Valuation Round In Dropbox

October, 2008

Dropbox raised $6M in a Series A round from Accel Partners and Sequoia Capital

Dropbox Raised $6 Million Sequoia-Led Series A In October 2008

September, 2007

Dropbox raised $1.2M in seed round from Sequoia Capital and Pejman Nozad

June, 2007

Dropbox was founded on June, 2007

Dropbox raised unknown amount in seed round from Y Combinator