Quick Heal

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Quick Heal Antivirus
Industry Computer Security, Virus protection
Founded 1993
Founder Kailash Katkar, Sanjay Katkar
Headquarters Pune, Maharashtra, India
Area served
Worldwide
Number of employees
1200+
Website www.quickheal.com

Quick Heal Technologies Ltd is an IT security solutions provider headquartered in Pune, India. The company was formerly known as CAT Computer Services (P) Ltd and was started as a computer service center in 1995. The company was renamed as Quick Heal Technologies Pvt. Ltd. in 2007.[1]

The company develops security software for consumers, servers, cloud computing environments and small and medium enterprises and sells products directly to customers or through its partner channel.[2] Its enterprise product offerings operate under the brand name Seqrite.[3] The companies products are regularly tested and features and abilities compared against other similar products.[4][5][6]

History[edit]

Quick Heal was founded in 1995, as "CAT Computer Services (P) Ltd" and renamed in 2007. Quick Heal Technologies Ltd is listed on BSE[7] and NSE.[8]

Timeline[edit]

In 2010, Quick Heal received an investment of ₹ 60 Crores from Sequoia Capital[9] And new branch offices were opened in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. In 2012, offices were opened in Japan and US, and in 2013, offices were opened in Africa and UAE.

In 2016, Quick Heal Technologies acquired an IT security firm Junco Technologies to launch Seqrite Services.[10]

In 2016, Quick Heal Technologies launched its IPO which valued the company at a market value of INR 15,000 crores .

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