Slack has Reportedly tapped Goldman Sachs for a Next Year IPO
|Slack co-founder and CEO Stewart Butterfield
Photograph by Stuart Isett/Fortune
Enterprise collaboration software company Slack has reportedly hired Goldman Sachs to lead a public offering scheduled for next year as an underwriter.
| Stewart Butterfield and Jemima Kiss, Technology writer and editor, Jemimakiss.com, on Centre Stage during day two of Web Summit 2017 at Altice Arena in Lisbon.
Photo by David Fitzgerald/Web Summit via Sportsfile
Slack which competes with the likes of Microsoft, Cisco, Atlassian and Alphabet raised $427 million this August at a $7.1 billion valuation. It has raised over $1 billion in total from investors including Softbank, General Atlantic, AME Cloud Ventures, Baillie Glifford, Andreessen Horowitz, Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins and Accel.