Ironclad Named to Forbes Next Billion-Dollar Startups List

June 3, 2020 < 1 min read
Ironclad - Forbes Magazine's Next Billion-Dollar Startup

Humbled and honored, Ironclad has made the Forbes and TrueBridge Capital Partners 2020 list of the 25 fastest-growing venture-backed startups most likely to reach a $1 billion valuation. Ironclad customers Acorns and Rippling were recognized as well.

How it happened: TrueBridge asked 300 venture capital firms to nominate the companies they thought were most likely to become unicorns, while Forbes reached out directly to more than 100 startups. “Then came the deeper look, as we analyzed finances for roughly 140 of them and interviewed founders,” Forbes noted. “This list represents… [those] we think have the best shot of reaching the billion-dollar mark.”
Jason Boehmig - CEO, Ironclad, Inc.

Why we do this

Believing contracts are the “atomic unit of business,” our CEO Jason Boehmig and Ironclad CTO Cai GoGwilt founded Ironclad, Inc. in 2014 to combat barriers to legal work that they encountered regularly as, respectively, a corporate attorney at Fenwick & West, and a software engineer at Palantir Technologies.

Together, they built a team of Silicon Valley engineers, lawyers and legal professionals committed to building a digital contracting solution that empowers in-house legal teams and their business users to do great things for their organizations and communities.

We’re excited to continue to fulfill our mission to power the world’s contracts. Join us — Ironclad is hiring.

More about Ironclad

Ironclad is the leading digital contracting platform for legal teams. By streamlining contract workflows, from creation and approvals to compliance and insights, Ironclad frees legal to be the strategic advisors they’re meant to be. Ironclad is used by modern General Counsels and their teams at companies like Dropbox, AppDynamics and Fitbit to unlock the power of their contracts data. Ironclad was named one of the 20 Rising Stars as part of the Forbes 2019 Cloud 100 list, the definitive list of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world. The company is backed by investors like Accel, Sequoia, Y Combinator and Emergence Capital. To learn more, visit our homepage.

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