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Palantir Technologies Inc

Information Technology

Palantir’s unique approach to data analytics is leveraged by government, commercial, and non-profit organizations around the globe. The company’s software enables customers to organize varied data sources and answer complex questions from previously scattered data sets. Their solutions have been deployed for use in industries ranging from capital markets to disaster preparedness.

Management Team

Alex Karp CEO
Colin Anderson CFO
Joe Lonsdale Co-Founder
Akash Jain Director of Engineering

Notable Investors

Funding Information


Palantir confidentially files to go public

Palantir, which has raised billions of dollars in venture financing, is finally ready to go public.

Japanese insurer Sompo investing $500 million in data analytics firm Palantir

Palantir Technologies Inc on Thursday said that Japanese insurance holding company Sompo Holdings Inc <8630.T>  is investing $500 million in the Silicon Valley data analytics company, whose clients range from global banks to the U.S. government and the Central Intelligence Agency.

Report: Palantir Could Go Public In The Next Year

Big data analytics company Palantir Technologies may go public within the next year, CEO Alex Karp said on “Axios on HBO.”

Palantir, The Peter Thiel-Backed $20 Billion Big Data Cruncher, Scores $17 Million Coronavirus Emergency Relief Deal

Palantir, the tech company that caused controversy in its work with ICE, is getting more business from the federal government COVID-19 response funds than any other Silicon Valley company.

Palantir gains foothold in Navy

Palantir Technologies makes more headway in the defense market by capturing an $80 million Navy contract for data collection software.

Palantir gains foothold in Navy

Palantir Technologies makes more headway in the defense market by capturing an $80 million Navy contract for data collection software.

Peter Thiel’s Palantir Wins Role in $823 Million Government Contract

Palantir Technologies Inc. scored another win in Washington Tuesday, securing a contract worth as much as $823 million to provide software to the Department of Defense, according to communications reviewed by Bloomberg.

Palantir Revises Compensation to Save Cash, Prep for Future IPO

Palantir Technologies Inc., a data mining company co-founded by Peter Thiel, is changing its employee compensation in a bid to cut costs, ensure all employees can own shares and prepare for an eventual public stock listing, said three people familiar with the matter.

Peter Thiel’s Palantir lands $111M Vantage contract from U.S. Army

Data mining software company Palantir Technologies Inc. has signed a substantial new contract with the U.S. Army to help analyze complex data sets containing information on both military personnel and the huge arsenal of weapons they use.

Peter Thiel’s Palantir has quietly secured £39m of UK government deals

Peter Thiel’s controversial data analytics firm Palantir quietly secured a £28m contract from the Ministry of Defence last year, taking the total value of UK government deals won by the firm

Thiel Marks Palantir’s Asia Push with $150 Million Japan Venture

The billionaire entrepreneur was in Japan Monday to unveil a $150 million, 50-50 joint venture with local financial services firm Sompo Holdings Inc., Palantir Technologies Japan Co. The new company will target government and public sector customers, emphasizing health and cybersecurity initially.

Peter Thiel's stealth start-up Palantir has unlocked a new opportunity to sell to the US military as revenue tops $1 billion

Palantir had a huge year, breaking through a government contract barrier that had held it back from lucrative Pentagon deals until now.

Peter Thiel's company Palantir just won a major Pentagon contract, beating out traditional military vendors

Palantir Technologies, a Silicon Valley data analytics company founded by Trump adviser Peter Thiel and with roots in the CIA-backed In-Q-Tel venture capital organization, has won a major Army contract worth up to $800 million, CNBC has confirmed.

Palantir wins $800 million contract to build the US Army’s next battlefield software system

Palantir just landed a landmark contract with the U.S. Army worth north of $800 million.

Delaware Supreme Court clarifies plaintiff's entitlement to electronic communications, including emails, in books and records proceedings

A recent decision from the Delaware Supreme Court instructs that stockholders of Delaware corporations are not always entitled to inspect electronic communications, including emails, in a Section 220 books-and-records action.

Why Humanitarians Are Worried About Palantir’s Partnership With the U.N.

What will the data giant really harvest from the international food relief agency?

A statement on the WFP-Palantir partnership

At the World Food Programme we recognise that partnerships are key to ensuring that we can deliver a more effective and efficient response to the food and nutritional needs of some of the hungriest people in the world.

Palantir and WFP Partner to Help Transform Global Humanitarian Delivery

Today, Palantir Technologies (Palantir) and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced a five-year partnership aimed at helping WFP use its data to streamline the delivery of food and cash-based assistance in life-saving emergency relief operations around the world.

Palantir Is Said to Cut Stock Price as Writedowns Sap Morale

Palantir Technologies Inc. took the unusual step of slashing the price of employee stock options to about $6 a share.

Court orders Palantir to let investor in U.S. fraud probe inspect emails

The Delaware Supreme Court on Tuesday gave an investor probing possible fraud and mismanagement at Palantir Technologies Inc more power to litigate against and inspect emails of the data analytics company co-founded by Silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel.

Palantir CEO rips Silicon Valley, accuses it of selling out America and failing to protect the country

Alex Karp, CEO of the secretive data miner, is slamming the tech community for what he considers a breach of its social contract.

The CEO of the secretive big-data startup Palantir, which is looking to IPO this year, says he finds out about a stopped terrorist attack once a week

Alex Karp, the CEO of Palantir, the big-data startup said to be looking at an IPO this year, spoke about its role in investigating terrorist attacks.

Palantir Posted Nearly $1 Billion in 2018 Sales, Executive Says

Palantir Technologies Inc., the data analytics startup co-founded by Peter Thiel, generated almost $1 billion in revenue last year, an executive said in a French television interview.

Top Venture Capital Exits To Watch In 2019

Ride sharing services, Airbnb could be in the mix.

Going Public: 4 Tech IPOs to Look out for in 2019

Tech companies had a turbulent 2018, but in 2019, keep an 'eye'-P-O on Uber, Slack, Airbnb and a lesser-known outfit called Palantir.

Why Oracle and Palantir Claim Their Diversity Numbers Are Trade Secrets: They're Embarrassing

A new investigation sheds light on the previously unknown figures.

Palantir to offer cancer analytics under JV deal with Germany's Merck

Palantir Technologies Inc will set up a cancer data analytics joint venture with German lab supplies company Merck KGaA, as the U.S. analytics and security firm makes further inroads into health care.

Mysterious big data company Palantir is reportedly looking at an IPO — and could see a valuation of $41 billion

Palantir is in talks with Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley to go public as soon as the second half of 2019, according to a Wall Street Journal report.