Trifacta is a platform for exploring and preparing data for analysis. The company works with cloud and on-premises data platforms.

Trifacta is the global leader in data wrangling. It leverages decades of innovative research in human-computer interaction, scalable data management and machine learning to make the process of preparing data faster and more intuitive.

Trifacta was founded in October 2012, by Sean Kandel, Joe Hellerstein and Jeffrey Heer. The company is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Boston, Berlin and London.

Trifacta is designed for analysts to explore, transform, and enrich raw data into clean and structured formats. Trifacta utilizes techniques in machine learning, data visualization, human-computer interaction, and parallel processing for non-technical users to prepare data for a variety of business processes such as analytics.

Trifacta has tens of thousands of users at more than 8,000 companies, including leading brands like Deutsche Boerse, Google, Kaiser Permanente, New York Life and PepsiCo, are unlocking the potential of their data with Trifacta's market-leading data wrangling solutions.


Trifacta has three products, Trifacta Wrangler, Wrangler Pro, and Trifacta Wrangler Enterprise. Trifacta Wrangler is a connected desktop application to transform data for downstream analytics and visualization. Wrangler Pro supports large data volumes, cloud and on-premises deployment options, and the ability to schedule and operationalize data preparation workflows. Wrangler Enterprises lets analyst teams in an organization use self-service to explore and transform data with a centralized management of security, governance and operationalization.


Trifacta is backed by prominent investors including Accel Partners, Greylock Partners, Ignition Partners, Cathay Innovation, X/Seed Capital, & Data Collective among others. The company raised $100M in its latest Funding Round on Sep 12, 2019. This brings Trifacta's total funding to $224.3M to-date.


Trifacta was named “One of the 10 Hot Hadoop Start Ups to Watch”, in November 2016, it was recognized by IDC Innovator for Self-Service Data Preparation, in March 2017, Collaborates with Google to create Google Cloud Dataprep, Named Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Data Preparation Tools. 



  • Year founded: 2012
  • Funding Info: $224.3M in 7 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Undisclosed)
  • Yearly Revenue: $20M-$50M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: San Francisco
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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