Datarade's mission is to organize the universe of external data and make it easily accessible to organizations across the globe. Datarade's platform empowers companies and data professionals to easily discover, compare, and connect with more than 1,500+ data providers across 80+ data categories. Enterprises - with hundreds of external data sources - use Datarade to track and optimize their external data spend, usage, and compliance. On the other side, the platform enables data providers to reach potential data customers and build trusted data partnerships.

Datarade was founded in Berlin in 2018 by Thani Shamsi, Florian Rösler, and Richard Hoffmann. The company is backed by High-Tech-Gründerfonds (HTGF), SAP.iO Foundry powered by Techstars Accelerator, and the Hasso-Plattner-Institute (HPI) Seed Fund.