GitHub Raises $250M in Series B Funding

GitHub_LogoGitHub, 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.



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