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Hong Kong Unicorns

4 Most Valuable Unicorn Companies in Hong Kong

4 unicorn startups are founded in Hong Kong and here is the complete list of these unicorn companies.

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Countless startups in Hong Kong are being launched every day, and many fail 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 4 well-known Hong Kong companies that impressed investors enough to achieve a $1 billion valuation.

The 4 Unicorn Companies in Hong Kong

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KLOOK

KLOOK

Klook redefines the tourist travel market by directly working with local sellers to bring value-added travel experiences and activities to our customers.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.35

    B (

    August 2018

    )

  • Country:

    Hong Kong

  • City:

    Central

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Bernie Xiaokang Xiong, Eric Gnock Fah, Ethan Lin

  • Industries:

    Hospitality, Leisure, Tourism, Travel

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $721,500,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    13

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Lalamove

Lalamove

Lalamove is a logistics company that specializes in on-demand and same-day delivery. Delivering directly to your doorstep or preferred pickup location, they offer a convenient service that customers love.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $10.00

    B (

    February 2019

    )

  • Country:

    Hong Kong

  • City:

    Hong Kong

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Chow Shing Yuk, Gary Hui, Santit Jirawongkraisorn

  • Industries:

    Apps, Delivery, Logistics, Transportation

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $2,476,500,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    18

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POIZON

POIZON

POIZON is an e-commerce platform that focuses on the secondary market of limited edition streetwear and sneakers. They were the first website to sell limited edition shoes from mainstream fashion designers, including Kanye West, Louis Vuitton, and Raf Simons.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    April 2019

    )

  • Country:

    Hong Kong

  • City:

    Hong Kong

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Yang Bing

  • Industries:

    E-Commerce, Fashion, Information Technology, Retail

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    No Data

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    4

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WeLab

WeLab

WeLab is a Hong Kong-based online bank and consumer finance platform. It offers a full suite of end-to-end technology solutions to help financial institutions manage risk and increase yield.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    November 2017

    )

  • Country:

    Hong Kong

  • City:

    Sheung Wan

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Aananth Solaiyappan, Frances Kang, Kelly Wong, Simon Loong

  • Industries:

    Banking, Finance, Financial Services, FinTech, Personal Finance

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $656,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    18

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