Company: stripe
Fields of operation: Digital, Technology

Stripe is a technology platform that developers use to build internet businesses. Thousands of businesses – ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies – rely on Stripe’s software tools to securely accept payments, expand globally, and create new revenue streams. Stripe users include Twitter, Kickstarter, Shopify, Salesforce, Lyft and many more.

Today, merchants in 25 countries can use Stripe to accept payments in 130+ currencies, as well as Apple Pay, Android Pay, iDEAL, Sofort and SEPA Direct Debit. By reducing the barriers to starting and operating a business regardless of location or means, Stripe is bringing more would-be companies online and accelerating the internet economy.