Material Security

Material Security is an email security company that develops data-driven security software to protect an organization's users and data.

Material Security is taking a fresh approach to solving one of the most fundamental problems in security: protecting the data sitting in email.

Material Security was founded in 2017 by Ryan Noon, Abhishek Agrawal, and Chris Park. The company is headquartered in Redwood City, CA.


Material Security protects accounts even after they're compromised or harmful messages get through. It is entirely cloud-based, deploys in 30 minutes, and can be exclusively managed by the customer.


Material's patented security technology is trusted by government agencies, leading companies, and high-profile personalities including billionaires and celebrities. Notable customers include, Lyft, Chubb, Compass, Roblox and Brex, Mars, Databricks and DoorDash.


Material Security is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Founders Fund, Elad Gil, Alan BlaineAlan Blaine, and others. The company raised $100M in a Series C round on May 11, 2022. This brings Material Security's total funding to $162M to date. The latest round mints Material Security a unicorn with a valuation of $1.1B post-money.



  • Year founded: 2017
  • Funding Info: $162M over 4 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $1.1B as of May 11, 2022
  • City/Town: Redwood City
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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