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2020 Unicorns

8 Well-Known Unicorn Companies Founded in 2020

Here’s a complete list of unicorn companies founded in 2020, which includes Clubhouse and Gorillas.

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Countless startups were launched every day in 2020, and many failed because they did not learn from the success of other companies who've managed to rise above and join the unicorn club.

We just published this list of 8 well-known companies founded in 2020 that impressed investors enough to achieve a $1 billion valuation.

8 Unicorn Companies Founded in 2020

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Gorillas

Gorillas

Gorillas is an on-demand grocery and household items delivery service that allows customers to order online from local, independent merchants.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    March 2021

    )

  • Country:

    Germany

  • City:

    Berlin

  • Started in:

    2020

  • Founders:

    Jörg Kattner, Kağan Sümer, Ronny Shibley

  • Industries:

    Delivery, Delivery Service, Grocery, Same Day Delivery

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $335,415,309

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    8

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Pacaso

Pacaso

Pacaso automates the co-ownership process, providing a full range of services on a single platform.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    March 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2020

  • Founders:

    Austin Allison, Spencer Rascoff

  • Industries:

    Marketplace, Property Management, Real Estate, Real Estate Investment, Residential

  • Number of employees:

    50-100

  • Funding Amount:

    $1,342,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    15

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Resilience

Resilience

Resilience is one of the top pharmaceutical outsourcing companies in the world, with a global network of manufacturing nodes and an extensive portfolio of analytical services.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    No Data

    B (

    -

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    La Jolla

  • Started in:

    2020

  • Founders:

    No Data

  • Industries:

    Biopharma, Biotechnology, Life Science, Pharmaceutical

  • Number of employees:

    1-10

  • Funding Amount:

    $800,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    6

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Clubhouse

Clubhouse

Clubhouse is the first audio-based social network that delivers newsworthy content to users spontaneously.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $4.00

    B (

    January 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2020

  • Founders:

    Paul Davison, Rohan Seth

  • Industries:

    Apps, Messaging, Mobile Apps, Social

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $110,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    8

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Playco

Playco

Playco builds cross-platform, free-to-play titles for gamers around the world. Their games run on desktops, iOS devices, and across the web.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    September 2020

    )

  • Country:

    Japan

  • City:

    Tokyo

  • Started in:

    2020

  • Founders:

    Justin Waldron, Michael Carter, Takeshi Otsuka, Teddy Cross

  • Industries:

    Gamification, Gaming, Online Games, Video Streaming

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $100,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    14

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Wiz

Wiz

Wiz provides security intelligence for cloud infrastructure services like AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.70

    B (

    March 2021

    )

  • Country:

    Israel

  • City:

    Tel Aviv

  • Started in:

    2020

  • Founders:

    Ami Luttwak, Assaf Rappaport, Roy Reznik, Yinon Costica

  • Industries:

    Cloud Security, Cyber Security, Enterprise Software, Security

  • Number of employees:

    50-100

  • Funding Amount:

    $230,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    6

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Yunwang Wandian

Yunwang Wandian

Yunwang Wandian is an eCommerce and online retail service that provides the ultimate shopping experience to the customers.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.80

    B (

    Dcember 2020

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Shenzhen

  • Started in:

    2020

  • Founders:

    No Data

  • Industries:

    E-Commerce, Retail

  • Number of employees:

    No Data

  • Funding Amount:

    CN¥6,000,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    1

  • Number of investors:

    4

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Moore Threads

Moore Threads

Moore Threads offers you a full-line of advanced graphics processing unit technology and services. Their custom GPU solutions are used by leading manufacturers of consumer electronics, PC, and servers worldwide.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1

    B (

    February 2021

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Haidian

  • Started in:

    2020

  • Founders:

    No Data

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Gaming, Hardware, Semiconductor

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    No Data

  • Number of funding rounds:

    1

  • Number of investors:

    13

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