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Afilias

Afilias is an internet domain registration company that offers website hosting, online marketing and security services for individuals and businesses. Read more

Henry Lubsen's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Afilias

Co-Founder & CEO

Henry Lubsen

CEO Approval Rating

100/100

Founded:

2001

Status:

PrivateAcquisition Pending from Donuts, Inc.

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Namecheap is a top competitor of Afilias. Namecheap was founded in Los Angeles, California} in 2000. Namecheap competes in the IT Services industry. Compared to Afilias, Namecheap generates $84.6M more revenue.

Bluehost is Afilias's #2 competitor. Bluehost is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts, and was founded in 2003. Bluehost competes in the IT Services field. Bluehost generates 194% the revenue of Afilias.

Name.com has been one of Afilias's top competitors. Name.com is a Private company that was founded in 2003 in Denver, Colorado. Like Afilias, Name.com also competes in the IT Services industry. Compared to Afilias, Name.com has 193 fewer employees.

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Afilias Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Dot Global Domain Registry Limited

Jun 2019

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undisclosed
Dot Global is a provider of web hosting and domain registration services to businesses.

These are all the companies that Afilias has acquired. Afilias' latest acquisition was Dot Global Domain Registry Limited in Jun 2019. Dot Global is a provider of web hosting and domain registration services to businesses.

Afilias Funding History

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Afilias Investments

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These are all the companies that Afilias has invested in. Afilias' latest investment was Dot Global Domain Registry Limited in Jun 2019. Dot Global is a provider of web hosting and domain registration services to businesses.

Afilias News

November 18, 2020Domain Name Wire

Afilias sells its stake in MMX

Afilias USA exits its position in new top level domain company. Domain name registry Afilias has sold... See more »
August 18, 2020Benzinga

Afilias Joins Global Encryption Coalition to Promote Internet Security

HORSHAM, Pa., Aug. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Afilias, the world's second largest domain name registry,... See more »
August 11, 2020CircleID

Afilias to Protect TLDs Against Potential "Orphan Glue" Exploits

Afilias has informed registrars and registry clients that it is taking steps to remove orphan glue re... See more »
November 12, 2019MarketScreener

endorses Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) Final Report at Paris Peace Forum

(marketscreener.com) PARIS, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Commission on the Stability of C... See more »
March 18, 2019TechFunnel

Afilias Appoints New COO

Afilias is the world's second largest domain registry, having more than 20 million domain names under... See more »
March 6, 2019DNJournal

Afilias Elevates Ram Mohan to Chief Operating Officer of the World's 2nd Biggest Registry Operator

Afilias has announced that Ram Mohan has been named Chief Operating Officer at a company he has spent... See more »
January 18, 2019Dataquest

Afilias Joins Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace

Afilias, the world's second largest domain name registry, has joined the Management Board of the Glob... See more »

Afilias Blogs

March 12, 2020Afilias Blog

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Preparedness at Afilias

As the Coronavirus captures the news, Afilias has invoked its business continuity protocols to ensure... See more »
March 2, 2020Afilias Blog

Security Update: Protecting Afilias Clients from SHA-1 Vulnerabilities

ICANN recently issued several communications regarding the use of SHA-1 in DNSSEC. This post address... See more »
December 9, 2019Afilias Blog

Support for Domain Abuse Framework Swells

The Framework to Address Abuse launched earlier this year in October with eleven original signatories... See more »
December 5, 2019Afilias Blog

IGF 2019 - Fighting for a Free and Open Internet

We have another successful IGF meeting in the annals of Internet governance. Below I share a few thou... See more »
October 18, 2019Afilias Blog

Framework to Address Abuse of the DNS

Afilias is pleased to join our fellow DNS industry leaders in supporting the Framework to Address Abu... See more »
September 13, 2019Afilias Blog

Afilias thanks Desiree Miloshevic for 12 years of service to ISOC

Afilias, the world's second largest domain name registry, today thanks Desiree Z. Miloshevic for her ... See more »
July 25, 2019Afilias Blog

IGF USA Welcome Statement

It is a pleasure to have you here on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the IGF USA. This event ... See more »

Afilias Press Releases

February 13, 2019PR Newswire

20 Afilias Top Level Domains Now Licensed for Sale in China

HORSHAM, Pa., Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Afilias, a leading domain registry operator, is pleased t... See more »
September 18, 2018StreetInsider

Largest Migration of an Internet Top-Level Domain in a Single Transition

Afilias Australia Pty Ltd announced today that it has set the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for Larges... See more »
August 30, 2018PR Newswire

Afilias Moves to the US

HORSHAM, Pa., Aug. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Afilias, a leading domain registry operator, announced to... See more »
June 30, 2018PR Newswire

.au Completes Historic Transition to Afilias

MELBOURNE, Australia, June 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- auDA (.au Domain Administration Ltd) and Afilias ... See more »
June 12, 2018PRWIRE

Afilias installs world class DNS infrastructure for the .au internet community in Western Australia

WESTERN AUSTRALIA: JUNE 13, 2018 -Users of .au domains in Western Australia will now have more resili... See more »
April 18, 2018ForImmediateRelease

dotPR addresses remain operational despite Puerto Rico islandwide power outage

Travel & Tourism Industry release: SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico and DUBLIN, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Ga... See more »
January 8, 2018ForImmediateRelease

Afilias selected to Provide Registry Services for .PR ccTLD

Travel & Tourism Industry release: SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico and DUBLIN, Jan. 8 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Gauss... See more »

Afilias Videos

August 22, 2016Afilias Vimeo Channel

"NOV2011 - dotNiche" on VIMEO

Cast: Afilias... See more »
August 22, 2016Afilias Vimeo Channel

"FEB2012 - dotCity" on VIMEO

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August 22, 2016Afilias Vimeo Channel

"JUN2011 - Welcome to a dot Brand New World" on VIMEO

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August 22, 2016Afilias Vimeo Channel

"DEC2011 - The dot Brand Application" on VIMEO

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Afilias Headquarters

300 Welsh Road Building 3, Suite 105

Horsham, Pennsylvania19044

1-215-706-5700

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Afilias Summary

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Overview

Afilias is an internet domain registration company that offers website hosting, online marketing and security services for individuals and businesses. Afilias was founded in 2001. Afilias' headquarters is located in Horsham, Pennsylvania, USA 19044. A...

CEO

Afilias's Co-Founder & CEO, Henry Lubsen, currently has an approval rating of 100%. Afilias's primary competitors are Namecheap, Bluehost & Name.com.

Frequently Asked Questions about Afilias

  1. When was Afilias founded?

    Afilias was founded in 2001
  2. Who is Afilias's CEO?

    Afilias's CEO is Henry Lubsen
  3. How much revenue does Afilias generate?

    Afilias generates $64.4M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Afilias have?

    Afilias has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Afilias's headquarters?

    Afilias's headquarters is in Horsham Pennsylvania, USA
  2. How many employees does Afilias have?

    Afilias has 275 employees
  3. What sector does Afilias operate in?

    Afilias is in IT Services, Web Hosting, Data Processing Services
  4. Who are Afilias's competitors?

    Afilias's top competitors are Namecheap, Bluehost, Name.com