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Voltron Data

Enterprise support for Apache Arrow

101-200 employees
  • B2B
  • Enterprise
  • Analytics
  • SaaS
  • Data Analysis
650 Castro St, Mountain View, California 94041, US

Company mission

To bring the best of open-source together and build bridges across the data analytics ecosystem with Apache Arrow.

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1% employee growth in 12 months

Otta's take

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Sam Franklin

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Voltron Data offers enterprise support to companies using the increasingly popular open source Apache Arrow software development platform. Its flagship service is designed specifically for companies that wish to leverage the power of Apache Arrow, but are unable or unwilling to handle the intricacies of Arrow.

The strong links to Apache Arrow are easy to explain, as co-founders Wes McKinney and Joshua Patterson were heavily involved in the creation and rise in popularity of the Apache Arrow project. In a way, a major part of Voltron Data’s remit is to promote the software development platform, while making it more palatable and user-friendly for customers.

With the likes of Google and Microsoft now adopting Apache Arrow into their own projects, Voltron Data has been able to attract incredible amounts of investment, despite only launching its first commercial product in early 2022. Voltron Data has focused on growing all aspects of its team as it looks to keep its momentum going.


  • Work from Anywhere - Payroll and Benefits in 150+ Countries
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Continuing Education Budget
  • Retirement [USA Only]
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Home Office Budget

Company values

  • Continuous Improvement: Learning new skills and establishing bold goals in pursuit of personal aspirations.
  • Inclusivity: Inviting and celebrating different perspectives, because we build with and for everyone.
  • Independence: Supporting autonomy across all teams and encouraging confidence in all they do

Funding (2 rounds)

Feb 2022



Feb 2022




Total funding

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Former Data Science Principal at Accenture Technology Labs, former Senior Director for, an end to end platform for accelerating data science on NVIDIA GPU.

Before co-founding Voltron Data, they were a part of the Project Management Committee for the creation of the Apache Arrow project. Creator of the Python pandas project, which made Python the go-to language for data science, machine learning and AI.

Jobs (12)

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Software Engineering