TeleSign

TeleSign is a Marina Del Rey-based developer of account security platform that provides digital identity and programmable communications solutions. Read more

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TeleSign

TeleSign is a Marina Del Rey-based developer of account security platform that provides digital identity and programmable communications solutions. Read more

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Joseph Burton

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82/100

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Twilio is TeleSign's biggest rival. Twilio was founded in 2008, and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Like TeleSign, Twilio also works within the Messaging sector. Twilio generates $1.8B more revenue vs. TeleSign.

Infobip is one of TeleSign's top competitors. Infobip's headquarters is in London, England, and was founded in 2006. Like TeleSign, Infobip also works within the IT Services sector. Infobip generates 293% of TeleSign's revenue.

Plivo is seen as one of TeleSign's top competitors. Plivo is a Private company that was founded in 2011 in Austin, Texas. Plivo operates in the Enterprise Software industry. Compared to TeleSign, Plivo has 250 fewer employees.

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TeleSign Acquisitions

No recent acquisitions found related to TeleSign

TeleSign Funding History

Since TeleSign was founded in 2005, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total TeleSign has raised $78.4M. TeleSign's last funding round was on Apr 2014 for a total of $49.4M

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Series B
Apr 2014
$49.4M

Adams Street Partners, LLC

Equity
May 2012
$29M

Since TeleSign was founded in 2005, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total TeleSign has raised $78.4M. TeleSign's last funding round was on Apr 2014 for a total of $49.4M

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TeleSign News

November 27, 2019socalTECH

TeleSign Wins Deal In France

Los Angeles-based mobile identity and authentication provider TeleSign reported on Tuesday that it ha... See more »
October 23, 2019Telecompaper

TeleSign to bring fraud risk product portfolio to Belgium, together with Proximus

(Telecompaper) TeleSign, a US-based provider of CPaaS services acquired by BICS (Belgacom Internation... See more »
October 22, 2019MarketScreener

Expands Global Services through Partnership with Proximus

(marketscreener.com) Bridges the gap to secure customers with global telecommunications scoring data ... See more »
August 28, 2019UC Today

TeleSign Expands Services with RCS Messaging

Since 2005, TeleSign has been at the forefront of innovation in the CPaaS arena. Today, it released a... See more »
August 23, 2019ProgrammableWeb

Telesign's APIs Go Beyond Typical CPaaS Offerings, Covering Customer 360, Security, and More

One of the most popular segments of the API economy has to do with programmatic access to services th... See more »
May 19, 2019Los Angeles Times

Ryan Disraeli's TeleSign helps prevent online fraud, one PIN at a time

Ryan Disraeli, 31, is one of the three co-founders of TeleSign, a Marina del Rey company that provide... See more »
March 19, 2019socalTECH

Interview with Ryan Disraeli And Stacy Stubblefield, Telesign

For this morning's interview, we thought we'd catch up with two of the co-founders of Marina Del Rey-... See more »

TeleSign Blogs

June 12, 2020TeleSign Blog

The Meteoric Rise of eSports

Picture this. Thousands of screaming fans cheering for their favorite team. The Lights. The sounds. T... See more »
May 22, 2020TeleSign Blog

How Atom Tickets Leveraged Digital Identity to Eliminate Promo Abuse

Coupon and promo codes have been a tried and true method of attracting new business. While customer a... See more »
May 19, 2020TeleSign Blog

Number Masking for an Anonymous Communication Experience

Most businesses understand the value of securely and privately engaging with their customers. One of ... See more »
May 14, 2020TeleSign Blog

2FA Round-up: Government Agencies Approve Multifactor Authentication

As stay at home orders around the globe continue, fraudsters are having a field day preying on fear a... See more »
May 11, 2020TeleSign Blog

Engage Your Users with Programmable Communications

As businesses focus on new and innovative ways to contact their users, it is important to understand ... See more »
May 1, 2020TeleSign Blog

Protecting Transactions from Chargeback Fraud

Six billion dollars is a large number. It’s also how much money, online retailers are expected to los... See more »
April 23, 2020TeleSign Blog

Digital Identity Solutions for a Healthy Platform

Most people are spending time right now focusing on potential symptoms. We’ve been told that a dry co... See more »

TeleSign Press Releases

November 18, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

Businesses Confirm Fake Users Are a Significant Problem Yet Fail to Take Action

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--New TeleSign report shows 82% of companies are struggling with fake use... See more »
November 13, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

TeleSign Ranked Number 187 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2015 Technology Fast 500

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TeleSign, the leader in mobile identity solutions, today announced it r... See more »
November 11, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

TeleSign Announces Partnership with Swisscom

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TeleSign, the Mobile Identity company, today announced an agreement wit... See more »
September 2, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

TeleSign Launches Smart Verify

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TeleSign, the leader in mobile identity solutions, today announced the ... See more »
August 31, 2015WEB NEWSWIRE

Telefónica introduces 'Travel Alerts' - a simple way for banks to verify card transactions abroad using mobile technology

The service provides a "travel alert" to the participating credit card provider or bank when a custom... See more »
August 27, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

TeleSign and Telefόnica Announce Mobile Identity and Fraud Prevention Agreement

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TeleSign, the Mobile Identity company, today announced an agreement with Tel... See more »
July 29, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

TeleSign Speeds Mobile App Verification with Simple, Secure Auto Verify

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TeleSign, the leader in mobile identity solutions, today announced the ... See more »

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TeleSign Headquarters

13274 Fiji Way Suite 600

Marina Del Rey, California90292

1-310-740-9700

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TeleSign Summary

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Overview

TeleSign Holdings, Inc. is a privately-held company which provides a telephone and SMS verification system that can call or message all new orders before the payment page to check their authenticity. It was established in 2005 and is headquartered in ...

CEO

TeleSign's CEO, Joseph Burton, currently has an approval rating of 82%. TeleSign's primary competitors are Twilio, Infobip & Plivo.

Website

telesign.com

Frequently Asked Questions about TeleSign

  1. When was TeleSign founded?

    TeleSign was founded in 2005
  2. Who is TeleSign's CEO?

    TeleSign's CEO is Joseph Burton
  3. How much revenue does TeleSign generate?

    TeleSign generates $232.5M in revenue
  4. How much funding does TeleSign have?

    TeleSign has historically raised $78.4M in funding
  1. Where is TeleSign's headquarters?

    TeleSign's headquarters is in Marina Del Rey California, USA
  2. How many employees does TeleSign have?

    TeleSign has 430 employees
  3. What sector does TeleSign operate in?

    TeleSign is in IT Services, Identity Management, Messaging
  4. Who are TeleSign's competitors?

    TeleSign's top competitors are Twilio, Infobip, Plivo