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Founded in 2015, Airwallex is a technology company that revolutionises the way businesses operate globally. Our financial infrastructure provides a modern technology stack for businesses to operate internationally, without the challenges of the current global financial system. Businesses use Airwallex as their end-to-end global financial services platform. Whether its making or receiving payments from customers, domestically or internationally, Airwallex saves businesses time and money by offering real-time, reliable and cost-effective financial solutions. Our web and API solutions support businesses of all sizes, from small companies to large enterprises. In this fast-changing digital world that is increasingly becoming borderless, our purpose is to empower businesses of all sizes to grow in their own markets and around the world, and by doing so, contribute to the global economy.Airwallex has since grown to over 400 employees across ten offices around the world. Airwallex has raised over $360 million USD in venture capital funding, supported by top-tier investors including DST Global, Sequoia Capital, Tencent, Hillhouse, Horizons Ventures, Salesforce ventures, ANZ and Mastercard. In March 2019, Airwallex was valued over $1 billion USD after its Series C fundraising round, and became one of the fintech unicorns in APAC. The company was also named one of the worlds top 50 fintechs in KPMGs 2019 and 2018 Fintech100 lists.
Airwallex provides cross-border payment solutions for business users. It helps them to generate and pay international invoices and also offers an API integration to their platform to perform any transactions.
PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Cross-border payment platform for SMEs.
The company charges a transaction fee and 3% foreign exchange protection fee from the payers.
Online retail companies
The company is planning for plans for offices in San Francisco and Singapore (Dec 2017).
Jack Zhang (CEO)
Jacob Dai (CTO)
Lucy Yueting Liu
Lucy Yueting Liu
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
Lucy Liu (COO)
DATE OF LAST FUNDING
TOTAL FUNDING COMMENT
The company is planning to use the fund to expand operations globally, with particular focus in South East Asia to deliver on what Airwallex has coined the 'dream factory model. (July 2018)
SEED & PRIOR FUNDING
SEED CLOSED ON
SERIES A · $6 M · Dec 2017
SERIES B · $80 M · Jul 2018
SERIES C · $100 M · Mar 2019
SERIES D · $40.73 M · Sep 2020
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