CrowdStrike Announces $100 Million Series D Financing

On May 17, 2017, CrowdStrike, a leader in cloud-delivered next-generation endpoint protection, announced that it has completed a $100 million Series D financing round, led by existing investor Accel. CapitalG (formerly Google Capital) and Warburg Pincus also participated in the round, along with new investors March Capital Partners and Telstra. Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati represented CrowdStrike in the transaction.

According to a press release, this new round of financing will accelerate CrowdStrike's global growth and help the company meet the demand for its CrowdStrike Falcon platform, the new standard for endpoint protection. CrowdStrike Falcon processes 40 billion security events a day, aggregating one of the largest threat databases in the industry.

The WSGR team representing CrowdStrike in the transaction was led by partner Yoichiro Taku and includes associates Lyman Thai and Avi Emanuel.

For more information, please see CrowdStrike's blog post announcing the new financing.