CrunchBase Unicorn Leaderboards

Last updated July 14, 2017

The leaderboards below list companies that reached a valuation of $1B or more as private companies and subsequently exited by acquisition or IPO. The list is based on a curated CrunchBase dataset and market data. Valuations credibly reported but not officially confirmed are marked with an asterisk.

Please reach out to feedback@crunchbase.com if an exited unicorn is missing or if data needs updating.

Unicorn Statistics
58 Companies
$239.8B Total Valuation
$35.1B Total Raised
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Facebook TechCrunch Coverage
$50B
Jan 2011
$104B
May 2012
+108% - $476.84B
Nasdaq: FB
+358% $2.43B
Peter Thiel (Angel)
Accel Partners (Series A)
Greylock Partners (Series B)
Microsoft (Series C)
Horizons Ventures (Series C)
Global Founders Capital (Series C)
Horizons Ventures (Series C)
TriplePoint Capital (Debt Financing)
DST Global (Series D)
DST Global (Private Equity)
Goldman Sachs (Private Equity)
Alibaba TechCrunch Coverage
$42B
Jun 2016
$238B
Sep 2014
+467% - $384.74B
NYSE: BABA
+62% $4.81B
SoftBank (Venture)
SoftBank Capital (Series D)
Yahoo (Round)
China Investment Corporation (Private Equity)
Snap Inc. TechCrunch Coverage
$19.3B
May 2016
$33B
Mar 2017
+71% - $17.56B
NYSE: SNAP
-47% $2.65B
Lightspeed Venture Partners (Seed)
Benchmark (Series A)
IVP (Institutional Venture Partners) (Series B)
Coatue Management (Series C)
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (Series D)
Alibaba (Series E)
Glade Brook Capital Partners (Series F)
Zynga TechCrunch Coverage
$9.1B
Feb 2011
$7B
Dec 2011
-23% - $3.23B
Nasdaq: ZNGA
-54% $867M
Union Square Ventures (Series A)
Union Square Ventures (Series A)
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (Series B)
Google (Series B)
SoftBank Capital (Series B)
Twitter TechCrunch Coverage
$8B
Dec 2011
$14.2B
Nov 2013
+78% - $15B
NYSE: TWTR
+6% $800M
Union Square Ventures (Series A)
Spark Capital (Series B)
Benchmark (Series C)
IVP (Institutional Venture Partners) (Series C)
Insight Venture Partners (Series D)
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (Series F)
DST Global (Series G)
Alwaleed Bin Talal (Venture)
Square TechCrunch Coverage
$6B
Oct 2014
$3.6B
Nov 2015
-40% - $9.87B
NYSE: SQ
+174% $591M
Khosla Ventures (Series A)
Sequoia Capital (Series B)
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (Series C)
Richard Branson (Series C)
GIC (Series E)
Groupon TechCrunch Coverage
$4.75B
Apr 2016
$13B
Nov 2011
+174% - $2.15B
Nasdaq: GRPN
-83% $1.1B
New Enterprise Associates (Series A)
Accel Partners (Series B)
DST Global (Series C)
UCAR
$4.4B
Jun 2017
$5.5B
Jul 2016
+25% - -
- $1.37B
CAR Inc. (Series A)
Warburg Pincus (Series B)
Alibaba (Series C)
UnionPay International (Series D)
Shanghai Pudong Development Bank (Series D)
Cloudera TechCrunch Coverage
$4.1B
Dec 2016
$1.9B
Apr 2017
-54% - $2.47B
NYSE: CLDR
+30% $1.04B
Accel Partners (Series A)
Greylock Partners (Series B)
Meritech Capital Partners (Series C)
Ignition Partners (Series D)
Accel Partners (Series E)
T. Rowe Price (Series F)
Intel Capital (Series F)
Zalando TechCrunch Coverage
$4.03B
Nov 2013
$6.7B
Oct 2014
+66% - -
ETR: ZAL
- $243M
HV Holtzbrinck Ventures (Seed)
Kinnevik AB (Series C)
DST Global (Venture)
TH Lee Putnam Ventures (Private Equity)
Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Private Equity)
Lending Club TechCrunch Coverage
$3.8B
Apr 2017
$8.5B
Dec 2014
+124% - $2.1B
NYSE: LC
-75% $342M
Canaan Partners (Series A)
Norwest Venture Partners - NVP (Series A)
Morgenthaler Ventures (Series B)
Foundation Capital (Series C)
Union Square Ventures (Series D)
Union Square Ventures (Venture)
Thomvest Ventures (Venture)
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (Venture)
Atlassian TechCrunch Coverage
$3.3B
Apr 2014
$4.4B
Dec 2015
+33% - $8.11B
Nasdaq: TEAM
+84% $462M -
Delivery Hero TechCrunch Coverage
$3.11B
May 2017
$5.1B
Jun 2017
+64% - -
FRA: DHER
- $1.81B
Point Nine Capital (Seed)
Kite Ventures (Series C)
Kite Ventures (Series D)
Phenomen Ventures (Series D)
Insight Venture Partners (Series E)
Luxor Capital Group (Series F)
Kite Ventures (Series G)
Insight Venture Partners (Series G)
Rocket Internet (Series H)
Naspers (Private Equity)
Pure Storage TechCrunch Coverage
$3B
Aug 2014
$3.1B
Oct 2015
+3% - $2.87B
NYSE: PSTG
-8% $470M
Sutter Hill Ventures (Series A)
Redpoint (Series C)
Index Ventures (Series D)
Tiger Global Management (Series E)
T. Rowe Price (Series E)
T. Rowe Price (Series F)
Box TechCrunch Coverage
$2.4B
Jul 2014
$1.67B
Jan 2015
-30% - $2.62B
NYSE: BOX
+57% $559M
Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ) (Series A)
U.S. Venture Partners (USVP) (Series B)
Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ) (Series B)
Scale Venture Partners (Series C)
Meritech Capital Partners (Series D)
General Atlantic (Series E)
GoPro TechCrunch Coverage
$2.25B
Dec 2012
$2.96B
Jun 2014
+32% - $1.15B
Nasdaq: GPRO
-61% $288M
Riverwood Capital (Series A)
FIH Mobile (Private Equity)
Blue Apron TechCrunch Coverage
$2.14B
Jun 2015
$1.9B
Jun 2017
-11% - $1.24B
NYSE: APRN
-35% $193M
Bessemer Venture Partners (Series B)
Stripes Group (Series C)
Fidelity Investments (Series D)
Workday TechCrunch Coverage
$2B
Oct 2011
$4.5B
Oct 2012
+125% - $21.35B
NYSE: WDAY
+374% $230M
New Enterprise Associates (Series E)
T. Rowe Price (Series F)
Morgan Stanley (Series F)
Janus Capital Group (Series F)
Bezos Expeditions (Series F)
Wayfair TechCrunch Coverage
$2B
Mar 2014
$2.4B
Oct 2014
+20% - $6.65B
NYSE: W
+177% $351M
Spark Capital (Venture)
T. Rowe Price (Series B)
Meitu
$2B
Dec 2014
$4.6B
Dec 2016
+130% - -
HKG: 1357
- $360M -
Nutanix TechCrunch Coverage
$2B
Sep 2016
$2.2B
Sep 2016
+10% - $3.64B
Nasdaq: NTNX
+66% $312M
Khosla Ventures (Series B)
Khosla Ventures (Series C)
Lightspeed Venture Partners (Series C)
Riverwood Capital (Series D)
Sapphire Ventures (Series D)
InstantScale Ventures (Series E)
NantHealth TechCrunch Coverage
$2B
Jan 2016
$1.7B
Jun 2016
-15% - $525.61M
Nasdaq: NH
-69% $495M
Verizon Ventures (Series B)
Celgene (Series B)
BlackBerry (Series B)
Kuwait Investment Authority (Series B)
Kuwait Investment Authority (Series B)
Blackstone (Series B)
Allscripts (Venture)
Mobileye TechCrunch Coverage
$1.9B
Jul 2013
$7.6B
Aug 2014
+300% - $14.07B
NYSE: MBLY
+85% $515M
Goldman Sachs (Private Equity)
MuleSoft TechCrunch Coverage
$1.5B
May 2015
$3.05B
Mar 2017
+103% - $3.35B
NYSE: MULE
+10% $259M
HWVP, Hummer Winblad Venture Partners (Series A)
Lightspeed Venture Partners (Series B)
New Enterprise Associates (Series E)
Meritech Capital Partners (Series F)
Salesforce Ventures (Series G)
Sunrun TechCrunch Coverage
$1.3B
Jul 2016
$1.4B
Aug 2015
+8% - $764.47M
Nasdaq: RUN
-45% $682M
Foundation Capital (Series A)
U.S. Bancorp (Debt Financing)
Accel Partners (Series B)
U.S. Bancorp (Debt Financing)
PG&E Corporation (Debt Financing)
Sequoia Capital (Series C)
SunShot Initiative fund (Grant)
FireEye TechCrunch Coverage
$1.25B
Jan 2014
$2.35B
Sep 2013
+88% - $2.83B
Nasdaq: FEYE
+20% $102M
DAG Ventures (Series B)
DAG Ventures (Series C)
Okta TechCrunch Coverage
$1.2B
Sep 2015
$1.5B
Apr 2017
+25% - $2.29B
Nasdaq: OKTA
+53% $230M
Andreessen Horowitz (Series A)
Andreessen Horowitz (Series B)
Sequoia Capital (Series C)
Sequoia Capital (Series D)
Sequoia Capital (Series E)
Andreessen Horowitz (Series F)
Sequoia Capital (Series F)
Greylock Partners (Series F)
Vonage TechCrunch Coverage
$1.1B
Aug 2014
$2.65B
May 2006
+141% - $1.46B
NYSE: VG
-45% $392M
New Enterprise Associates (Series B)
3i Group (Series C)
Meritech Capital Partners (Series C)
New Enterprise Associates (Series D)
Bain Capital Ventures (Series E)
Coupa Software TechCrunch Coverage
$1.08B
Jun 2015
$1.68B
Oct 2016
+56% - $1.63B
Nasdaq: COUP
-3% $169M
BlueRun Ventures (Series A)
Battery Ventures (Series B)
El Dorado Ventures (Series C)
Mohr Davidow Ventures (Series D)
Crosslink Capital (Series E)
Meritech Capital Partners (Series F)
T. Rowe Price (Series G)
LinkedIn TechCrunch Coverage
$1.05B
Feb 2016
$4.3B
May 2011
+308% - -
Nasdaq: LNKD
- $206M
Sequoia Capital (Series A)
Greylock Partners (Series B)
Global Founders Capital (Series C)
Bessemer Venture Partners (Series C)
Bain Capital Ventures (Series D)
China Rapid Finance TechCrunch Coverage
$1.04B
Nov 2016
$350M
Apr 2017
-66% - $452.36M
NYSE: XRF
+29% $56M
Broadline Capital (Series C)
China United SME Guarantee Corporation (Debt Financing)
Twilio TechCrunch Coverage
$1.03B
Jul 2015
$1.2B
Jun 2016
+17% - $2.81B
NYSE: TWLO
+134% $204M
Union Square Ventures (Series A)
Bessemer Venture Partners (Series B)
Bessemer Venture Partners (Series C)
Bessemer Venture Partners (Series D)
T. Rowe Price (Series E)
Shopify TechCrunch Coverage
$1B
May 2017
$1.3B
May 2015
+30% - $8.91B
NYSE: SHOP
+586% $122M
Bessemer Venture Partners (Series A)
New Relic TechCrunch Coverage
$1B
Apr 2014
$1.42B
Dec 2014
+42% - $2.58B
NYSE: NEWR
+82% $215M
Benchmark (Series A)
Trinity Ventures (Series B)
Allen & Company (Series C)
Tenaya Capital (Series C)
Four Rivers Group (Venture)
DAG Ventures (Venture)
Insight Venture Partners (Venture)
BlackRock (Private Equity)
Passport Capital (Private Equity)
Quotient Technology TechCrunch Coverage
$1B
Apr 2016
$1.17B
Mar 2014
+17% - $1.05B
NYSE: QUOT
-10% $277M
Passport Capital (Series C)
Passport Capital (Series D)
Passport Capital (Series E)
Greylock Partners (Venture)