Avast - Czech Antiviruses Company announced record Revenue

Published: 19.05.2017 Related countries:  U.S.A. U.S.A.

Prague-based antivirus company Avast generated record revenues of $714 Million

AVAST, the global leader in digital security products, recorded yet another excellent year in 2016.

Avast revenues was $714 million and EBITDA reaching $353 million in 2017.

Avast´s goal is to become the world’s no. 1 security company in terms of revenue over US Norton Symantec.

Avast supports more than 440 million users worldwide, protecting them from emerging threats such as ransomware, data breaches and enslaved IoT devices with its large scale, next-gen machine learning cybersecurity solutions.

Following the acquisition, Avast, headquartered in Prague, remains committed to the Czech Republic with two R&D centers in Prague and Brno. The company also has offices in 15 other countries, including the US, UK, Germany, Netherlands, and recently added offices in Russia and Japan.


Proud of its Czech roots, the company, which was founded in 1988, has been paying taxes in the Czech Republic for 29 years, and will continue to do so. 


Source: AVAST.

Published by the team of CzechTrade foreign office in Chicago