Velocity Global

Velocity Global is the leading provider of global business expansion solutions that helps businesses think beyond borders to confidently navigate the lifecycle of international business.

Velocity Global accelerates the future of work for anyone, anywhere, anyhow.

Velocity Global was founded in 2014 by Ben Wright. The company is headquartered in Denver, Colorado, with multiple offices across six continents.


Velocity Global's Global Work Platform™ simplifies the employer and talent experience through its proprietary cloud-based talent management technology, backed by personalized expertise and unmatched global scale.


Velocity's platform offers a full suite of talent solutions, including global Employer of Record (EoR) and Contractor Management, to help thousands of companies compliantly onboard, manage, and pay full-time and part-time talent, contractors, and freelancers in more than 185 countries and all 50 United States.


Velocity Global serves more than 1,200 clients and over 7,000 supported employees worldwide. In 2021, the company successfully completed acquisitions of iWorkGlobal and Shield GEO that added capabilities to its Global Work Platform.


Velocity Global is backed by Eldridge, Norwest Venture Partners and FFL Partners. The company raised $400M in Series B round on May 18, 2022. This brings Velocity's total funding to $500M to date. The latest round mints Velocity Global a unicorn with a multi-billion dollar valuation.



  • Year founded: 2014
  • Funding Info: $500M over 2 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: $200M (2022)
  • Employee Size: 501-1,000
  • Business Valuation: Valued at Multi-Billion $ as of May 18, 2022
  • City/Town: Denver
  • State: Colorado
  • Country: United States
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