Crunchbase Unicorn Leaderboards

Last updated December 13, 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
69 Companies
$271.2B Total Valuation
$41.5B Total Raised
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Facebook TechCrunch Coverage
$50B
Jan 2011
$104B
May 2012
+108% - $523.57B
Nasdaq: FB
+403% $2.43B
(Angel Round)
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 Round)
Goldman Sachs (Private Equity Round)
Alibaba TechCrunch Coverage
$42B
Jun 2016
$238B
Sep 2014
+467% - $445.3B
NYSE: BABA
+87% $4.81B
SoftBank (Funding Round)
SoftBank Capital (Series D)
Yahoo (Funding Round)
China Investment Corporation (Private Equity Round)
Snap Inc. TechCrunch Coverage
$19.3B
Nov 2017
$33B
Mar 2017
+71% - $18.97B
NYSE: SNAP
-43% $2.65B
Lightspeed Venture Partners (Seed Round)
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% - $3.52B
Nasdaq: ZNGA
-50% $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% - $16.51B
NYSE: TWTR
+16% $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)
(Funding Round)
ZhongAn
$8B
Jun 2015
$11B
Sep 2017
+38% - -
HKG: 6060
- $934M -
Square TechCrunch Coverage
$6B
Oct 2014
$3.6B
Nov 2015
-40% - $14.39B
NYSE: SQ
+300% $591M
Khosla Ventures (Series A)
Sequoia Capital (Series B)
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (Series C)
GIC (Series E)
Groupon TechCrunch Coverage
$4.75B
Apr 2016
$13B
Nov 2011
+174% - $2.95B
Nasdaq: GRPN
-77% $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% - $2.3B
NYSE: CLDR
+21% $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 Round)
Kinnevik AB (Series C)
DST Global (Funding Round)
TH Lee Putnam Ventures (Private Equity Round)
Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Private Equity Round)
Lending Club TechCrunch Coverage
$3.8B
Apr 2017
$8.5B
Dec 2014
+124% - $1.67B
NYSE: LC
-80% $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 (Funding Round)
Thomvest Ventures (Funding Round)
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (Funding Round)
Sea Limited TechCrunch Coverage
$3.75B
May 2017
$4B
Oct 2017
+7% - $3.92B
NYSE: SE
-2% $1.05B
Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Funding Round)
Khazanah Nasional (Series D)
General Atlantic (Series D)
Atlassian TechCrunch Coverage
$3.3B
Apr 2014
$4.4B
Dec 2015
+33% - $10.82B
Nasdaq: TEAM
+146% $462M -
Delivery Hero TechCrunch Coverage
$3.11B
Sep 2017
$5.1B
Jun 2017
+64% - -
FRA: DHER
- $1.81B
Point Nine Capital (Seed Round)
Kite Ventures (Series C)
Kite Ventures (Series D)
Phenomen Ventures (Series D)
Insight Venture Partners (Series E)
Luxor Capital Group (Series F)
Insight Venture Partners (Series G)
Kite Ventures (Series G)
Rocket Internet (Series H)
Naspers (Private Equity Round)
Pure Storage TechCrunch Coverage
$3B
Aug 2014
$3.1B
Oct 2015
+3% - $3.54B
NYSE: PSTG
+14% $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% - $2.83B
NYSE: BOX
+70% $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% - $1.17B
Nasdaq: GPRO
-60% $288M
Riverwood Capital (Series A)
FIH Mobile (Private Equity Round)
Blue Apron TechCrunch Coverage
$2.14B
Aug 2017
$1.9B
Jun 2017
-11% - $802.39M
NYSE: APRN
-58% $193M
Bessemer Venture Partners (Series B)
Stripes Group (Series C)
Fidelity Investments (Series D)
Meitu
$2B
Dec 2014
$4.6B
Dec 2016
+130% - -
HKG: 1357
- $360M -
HelloFresh TechCrunch Coverage
$2B
Dec 2016
$2B
Nov 2017
- - -
ETR: HFG
- $364M
Vorwerk Direct Selling Ventures (Series B)
Phenomen Ventures (Series C)
Insight Venture Partners (Series D)
Rocket Internet (Series E)
Baillie Gifford (Series F)
Baillie Gifford (Series G)
Wayfair TechCrunch Coverage
$2B
Mar 2014
$2.4B
Oct 2014
+20% - $6.96B
NYSE: W
+190% $351M
Spark Capital (Funding Round)
T. Rowe Price (Series B)
Nutanix TechCrunch Coverage
$2B
Sep 2016
$2.2B
Sep 2016
+10% - $5.75B
Nasdaq: NTNX
+161% $312M
Khosla Ventures (Series B)
Lightspeed Venture Partners (Series C)
Khosla Ventures (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% - $323.91M
Nasdaq: NH
-81% $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 (Funding Round)
Workday TechCrunch Coverage
$2B
Oct 2011
$4.5B
Oct 2012
+125% - $21.73B
NYSE: WDAY
+383% $230M
New Enterprise Associates (Series E)
Janus Capital Group (Series F)
Morgan Stanley (Series F)
T. Rowe Price (Series F)
Bezos Expeditions (Series F)
Mobileye TechCrunch Coverage
$1.9B
Jul 2013
$7.6B
Aug 2014
+300% - -
NYSE: MBLY
- $515M
Goldman Sachs (Private Equity Round)
MongoDB TechCrunch Coverage
$1.6B
Aug 2015
$1.2B
Oct 2017
-25% - $1.44B
NASDAQ: MDB
+20% $311M
Union Square Ventures (Series A)
Flybridge Capital Partners (Series B)
Sequoia Capital (Series C)
Sequoia Capital (Series D)
New Enterprise Associates (Series E)
Intel Capital (Series E)
Red Hat (Series E)
T. Rowe Price (Series E)
EquityZen (Funding Round)
MuleSoft TechCrunch Coverage
$1.5B
May 2015
$3.05B
Mar 2017
+103% - $3.02B
NYSE: MULE
-1% $259M
HWVP, Hummer Winblad Venture Partners (Series A)
Lightspeed Venture Partners (Series B)
Sapphire Ventures (Series C)
New Enterprise Associates (Series E)
Meritech Capital Partners (Series F)
Salesforce Ventures (Series G)
Razer TechCrunch Coverage
$1.5B
May 2017
$4.4B
Nov 2017
+193% - -
HKG: 1337
- $175M
Accel Partners (Funding Round)
IDG Capital Partners (Funding Round)
Intel Capital (Funding Round)
LianLuo, formerly known as Beijing Digital Grid (Series C)
Horizons Ventures (Funding Round)
Qudian
$1.5B
Jul 2016
$7.9B
Oct 2017
+427% - $4.27B
NYSE: QD
-46% $875M
Kunlun (Series D)
Ant Financial (Series E)
Sunrun TechCrunch Coverage
$1.3B
Oct 2017
$1.4B
Aug 2015
+8% - $647.13M
Nasdaq: RUN
-54% $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)
Madrone Capital Partners (Series D)
SunShot Initiative fund (Grant)
FireEye TechCrunch Coverage
$1.25B
Jan 2014
$2.35B
Sep 2013
+88% - $2.68B
Nasdaq: FEYE
+14% $102M
DAG Ventures (Series B)
DAG Ventures (Series C)
Okta TechCrunch Coverage
$1.2B
Sep 2015
$1.5B
Apr 2017
+25% - $2.48B
Nasdaq: OKTA
+65% $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)
Sogou TechCrunch Coverage
$1.2B
Sep 2013
$5B
Nov 2017
+317% - $4.38B
NYSE: SOGO
-12% $515M
Tencent Holdings (Funding Round)
Vonage TechCrunch Coverage
$1.1B
Aug 2014
$2.65B
May 2006
+141% - $2.34B
NYSE: VG
-12% $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% - $1.76B
Nasdaq: COUP
+4% $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)
Bessemer Venture Partners (Series C)
Global Founders Capital (Series C)
Bain Capital Ventures (Series D)
China Rapid Finance TechCrunch Coverage
$1.04B
Nov 2016
$350M
Apr 2017
-66% - $394.67M
NYSE: XRF
+13% $56M
China United SME Guarantee Corporation (Debt Financing)
Broadline Capital (Series C)
Twilio TechCrunch Coverage
$1.03B
Jul 2015
$1.2B
Jun 2016
+17% - $2.36B
NYSE: TWLO
+97% $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)
Fidelity Investments (Series E)
ForeScout Technologies TechCrunch Coverage
$1B
Jan 2016
$800M
Oct 2017
-20% - $1.15B
NASDAQ: FSCT
+44% $125M
BCS Growth Fund (Series A)
Pitango Venture Capital (Series B)
Accel Partners (Series B)
Meritech Capital Partners (Series C)
Amadeus Capital Partners (Series E)
Wellington Management (Series G)
Quotient Technology TechCrunch Coverage
$1B
Apr 2016
$1.17B
Mar 2014
+17% - $1.12B
NYSE: QUOT
-4% $277M
Passport Capital (Series C)
Passport Capital (Series D)
Passport Capital (Series E)
Greylock Partners (Funding Round)
Shopify TechCrunch Coverage
$1B
May 2017
$1.3B
May 2015
+30% - $10.45B
NYSE: SHOP
+703% $122M
Klister Credit (Seed Round)
FirstMark (Series A)
Bessemer Venture Partners (Series A)
New Relic TechCrunch Coverage
$1B
Apr 2014
$1.42B
Dec 2014
+42% - $3.29B
NYSE: NEWR
+131% $215M
Benchmark (Series A)
Trinity Ventures (Series B)
Tenaya Capital (Series C)
Allen & Company (Series C)
Four Rivers Group (Funding Round)
DAG Ventures (Funding Round)
Insight Venture Partners (Funding Round)
Passport Capital (Private Equity Round)
BlackRock (Private Equity Round)