Inrupt is an open-source platform that uses a set of modular requirements to decentralize the web.

Inrupt's platform allows consumers and organizations to distinguish their information from the apps using it.

Inrupt was founded in 2017 by Tim Berners-Lee & John Bruce. The company is based in Boston, Massachsuetts.

Inrupt creates a new ecosystem for commerce, a place where entrepreneurial developers can innovate and generate revenue, and trusted businesses provide ancillary products and services.

Inrupt's platform Solid, enables clients to develop, handle and safeguard their internet personal online data store (POD) while using the same information to simultaneously search for distinct apps. It works across all data formats neutralizing data silos and incompatibility issues that limit innovation.


Inrupt has raised £5M from a single Seed round on Nov 04, 2019. The financing was backed by Octopus Ventures.



  • Year founded: 2017
  • Funding Info: £5M over 1 Round (Funding Type: Seed- Series Unknown)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Boston
  • State: Massachusetts
  • Country: United States
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