Business Intelligence Unicorns

8 Business Intelligence Startups that are now Unicorn Companies

Here’s a full list of unicorn companies in the business intelligence industry that have made it to the US$1B valuation.

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There are a lot of things to consider when building a new startup - where to get funding, how to validate your idea, and what features should the product have.

One of the challenges, however, is finding a market that is willing to pay for your solution without even knowing what it is yet.

While some people say this makes your idea too vague and hard to monetize, there’s actually good news.

There’s more money in this space than ever before by angels investing in early-stage companies.

If you're building a Business Intelligence startup, you must check these 8 companies that have joined the unicorn club.

8 Business Intelligence Startups that are now Unicorns

AppsFlyer

AppsFlyer

AppFlwyer is a software platform that enables mobile app developers, advertisers and ad networks to optimize their user acquisition, virality and revenue.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.00

    B (

    January 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Oren Kaniel, Reshef Mann

  • Industries:

    Advertising, Advertising Platforms, Analytics, Business Intelligence, Digital Marketing, Mobile Advertising

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $293,100,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    12

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Baiwang Cloud

Baiwang Cloud

Baiwang Cloud offers a full range of intelligent services such as integrating tax control equipment, supply chain management, and other related logistics services.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.55

    B (

    March 2019

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Beijing

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    No Data

  • Industries:

    Business Information Systems, Business Intelligence, Financial Exchanges, Financial Services, FinTech

  • Number of employees:

    1-10

  • Funding Amount:

    CN¥1,017,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    5

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Celonis

Celonis

Celonis is an innovative, fast-growing software company that develops enterprise software solutions for improving business performance through better process execution.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.50

    B (

    June 2018

    )

  • Country:

    Germany

  • City:

    Munich

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Alexander Rinke, Bastian Nominacher, Martin Klenk

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Big Data, Business Intelligence, Data Mining, Database, Enterprise, SaaS, Software

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $367,500,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    5

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Dremio

Dremio

Dremio is a platform built specifically to help companies process their data lake faster, better and with less effort.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    January 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Santa Clara

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Jacques Nadeau, Tomer Shiran

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Big Data, Business Intelligence, Machine Learning, Software

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $261,499,993

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    6

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Eightfold

Eightfold

Eightfold is a professional organization that guides companies in their talent search.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    October 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Mountain View

  • Started in:

    2016

  • Founders:

    Ashutosh Garg, Varun Kacholia

  • Industries:

    Business Intelligence, Human Resources, Information Technology, Recruiting, SaaS

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $176,750,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    6

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PatSnap

PatSnap

PatSnap is a marketplace and platform that provides frictionless access to all of the anonymous innovation intelligence you need.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    March 2021

    )

  • Country:

    Singapore

  • City:

    Singapore

  • Started in:

    2007

  • Founders:

    Jeffrey Tiong

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Business Intelligence

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $351,602,005

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    12

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Sisense

Sisense

Sisense is an AI-powered analytics platform that seamlessly connects your data to everyone, everywhere in your organization.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.10

    B (

    January 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2004

  • Founders:

    Adi Azaria, Aviad Harell, Elad Israeli, Eldad Farkash, Guy Boyangu

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Business Intelligence, Data Visualization, Enterprise Software, Information Technology, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $274,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    11

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ThoughtSpot

ThoughtSpot

ThoughtSpot is a business intelligence platform that helps enterprise users, developers, analysts, and marketers to explore, analyze, and share data insights easily. It democratizes access to massive amounts of data making it simple for anyone to make data-driven decisions.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.95

    B (

    May 2018

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Sunnyvale

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Abhishek Rai, Ajeet Singh, Amit Prakash, Priyendra Deshwal, Priyendra Deshwal, Sanjay Agrawal, Shashank Gupta, Vijay Ganesan

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Business Intelligence, Enterprise Software, Life Science, SaaS

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $563,700,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    21

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