Snyk is an open source and developer-first security technology company that helps organizations find and fix vulnerabilities in open source dependencies and container images.

Snyk is the only solution that seamlessly and proactively finds and fixes vulnerabilities and license violations in open source dependencies and container images. 

Snyk was founded in 2015 by Guy Podjarny, Danny Grander, & Assaf Hefetz. The company is based in London, UK, with additional offices in Boston, Massachusetts and Tel Aviv, Israel.


Snyk’s unique developer focused product enables developers and enterprise security to continuously find & fix vulnerable dependencies without slowing down, with seamless integration into Dev & DevOps workflows.


Snyk's solution is built on a comprehensive, proprietary vulnerability database, maintained by an expert security research team in Israel and London. With tight integration into existing developer workflows, source control (including GitHub, Bitbucket, GitLab), and CI/CD pipelines, Snyk enables efficient security workflows and reduces mean-time-to-fix.


Snyk is adopted by over 1.5M developers, with industry is increasingly embracing Snyk as the developer-first security standard, with leaders such as Atlassian, Docker, Red Hat, Trend Micro and Rapid7 building on Snyk's data and technology to embed security into their cloud native applications and development processes. 


Snyk is backed by Accel, GV, Boldstart Ventures, Stripes, Tiger Global, Coatue, Sands Capital, Addition, Baillie Gifford, Koch Strategic Platforms, Salesforce Ventures, Atlassian Ventures, Canaan Partners, and others. The company added $75M as an extension of Series F on Sep 30, 2021, bringing the total capital raised in Series F to $605M. The additional financing brings Snyk's total funding to $1.37B to date. Snyk was valued at $8.5B after the 1st tranche of Series F raised on Sep 09, 2021.



  • Year founded: 2015
  • Funding Info: $1.37B over 9 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series F)
  • Yearly Revenue: $50M-$100M (2020)
  • Employee Size: 501-1,000
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $8.5B as of Sep 09, 2021
  • City/Town: London
  • State: London
  • Country: United Kingdom
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