PSafe Technology, Inc is a leading provider of mobile privacy, security, and performance apps for the Android platform. The company is dedicated to delivering innovative products that protect consumers’ freedom to safely connect, share, play, express, and explore online. The flagship antivirus and anti-hacking app, dfndr security, has 150+ million installations globally and was recently named as a top-rated antivirus software by the AV-TEST Institute — the world leader in security and antivirus research. To continually safeguard and enhance smartphone users’ online experiences, the company’s app portfolio continues to grow and now includes a virtual private network app—dfndr vpn, a private storage app—dfndr vault, and an optimizing performance app— dfndr performance.


Founders: Marco de Mello, Benjamin Myers e Ram Rao



Foundation: 2010

Co-investors: Pinnacle Ventures,, Qihoo 360 Technology, Redpoint, Grupo Xango

Headquarters: Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Sector: Fintech

Fund: RPeV 1