GitHub, a San Francisco, CA-based source code repository software company, raised $250m in series B funding.
The round, which reportedly valued the company at approx. $2 billion, was led by Sequoia Capital with participation from Andreessen Horowitz, Thrive Capital, and Institutional Venture Partners.
Started in 2008 by CEO Chris Wanstrath, GitHub provides developers with a platform to discover, use, and contribute to over 25 million projects via a collaborative development workflow. It has around 320 employees and a community of more than 10 million people.
The company is hiring.