Monday October 26, 2020

Stripe and its stars

It may have been founded by two brothers from Dromineer in Co Tipperary, but Stripe, valued at almost €20 billion last week, is a very American multinational

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

@emmetjryan
3rd February, 2019
Patrick and John Collison, co-founders of Stripe: the company was valued at €19.7 billion last week

It was a very good week for Stripe, but lost in the $22.5 billion (€19.7 billion) valuation and €100 million investment fromTiger Global Management announced last week was one notable addition in personnel.

Diane Greene joined the board of the firm founded by the Collision brothers in 2010. The Dromineer duo have been quietly adding some interesting bodies in recent times and Greene joining the board stands out significantly.

She co-founded and ran VMWare, which is now...

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