Kong Revenue and Competitors



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Estimated Revenue & Valuation

  • Kong's estimated annual revenue is currently $98.3M per year.(i)
  • Kong received $43.0M in venture funding in March 2019.
  • Kong's estimated revenue per employee is $177,800
  • Kong's total funding is $169.1M.
  • Kong's current valuation is $1.4B.

Employee Data

  • Kong has 553 Employees.(i)
  • Kong grew their employee count by -9% last year.

Kong's People

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What Is Kong?

Kong Inc. is the fastest growing Microservices API platform. We exist to broker Information through Enterprises. We are best known as the creator and primary supporter of Kong, the most widely adopted open-source Microservice API gateway. We're backed by a16z, Index Ventures, CRV, Jeff Bezos (Amazon), Eric Schmidt (Google), Stanford University, NEA and many others. Join our team to connect the future of infrastructure.



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Kong News

2022-04-20 - The history (and debauchery) of Hong Kong’s Foreign Correspondents’ Club

As the FCC marks four decades at its iconic Central location, we look at the parties, personalities and proud heritage that have seen the...

2022-04-17 - Warzone Season 3 Operation Monarch: Godzilla vs King Kong event release date & details

Godzilla and Kong are set to arrive in Warzone as part of Season 3's Operation Monarch event, so here are all the details.

2022-04-17 - Chinese officials slam YouTube for removing account of Hong Kong's expected next leader

Chinese officials have slammed YouTube for taking down the account of a politician expected to become the next leader of Hong Kong,...

2021-06-29 - Kong Announces Agenda for "Destination: Automation 2021" Digital Event on July 14

SAN FRANCISCO, June 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kong Inc., the leading cloud connectivity company, today announced the agenda for Destination: Automation 2021, a free, one-day digital conference that will take place on Wednesday, July 14. The event will explore innovative ways organizations can u ...

2021-02-09 - Kong collects $100M Series D

Kong has raised $100 million in a round led by Tiger Global at a $1.4 billion valuation. Index Ventures, CRV, GGV Capital, Andreessen Horowitz and Goldman Sachs also participated in the funding. Based in San Francisco, the cloud connectivity company is the developer of an API management platform ...

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Kong Funding

DateAmountRoundLead InvestorsReference
2019-03-29$43.0MCIndex VenturesArticle