OVHcloud, formerly known as OVH, is a French cloud computing company that offers VPS, dedicated servers and other web services.

OVHcloud is committed to creating an open, reliable and trusted cloud.

OVHcloud was founded in November 1999 by Octave Klaba, with the help of three family members (Henry, Haline, and Miroslaw). The company is headquartered in Roubaix, France. OVHcloud now operates in more than 400,000 servers within 33 data centers across four continents.


OVHcloud leverages an integrated model that provides full control of our value chain, from designing its servers to managing its data centers through to orchestrating its fiber-optic network. This unique approach allows it to independently cover all the uses of its 1.6 million customers in more than 140 countries.


OVHcloud operates in four cloud categories: Bare Metal Cloud, Hosted Private Cloud, Public Cloud and Web Cloud. OVHcloud now offers latest generation solutions combining performance, price predictability, and total sovereignty over their data to support their growth in complete freedom. 


OVHcloud's disaster recovery offerings eliminate downtime and ensure data is backed up in a secure environment for continuous data protection and instant recovery in the face of today's unprecedented cyberthreats and challenges.  


OVHcloud is backed by JP Morgan Chase, KKR, CIC Nord Ouest, BNP Paribas, TowerBrook Capital Partners, Credit Mutuel, Klaba family, and others. The company has raised a total of €650M in funding to date. OVHcloud was valued at over $1B from a financing raised in Oct 2016. In October 2021, OVHcloud filed its IPO and is listed on the Euronext Paris, which valued the company at $4.1B (€3.5B) IPO.



  • Year founded: 1999
  • Funding Info: €650M over 2 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Debt Financing)
  • Yearly Revenue: €750M+ (FY-2022)
  • Employee Size: 1,001-5,000
  • Business Valuation: Valued $4.1B (€3.5B) at IPO as of Oct 2021/ Valued a $1.1B as of Aug 31, 2016
  • City/Town: Roubaix
  • State: Roubaix
  • Country: France
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