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The 3 Unicorn Startups Founded in Houston

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Countless startups in Houston 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.

That’s why we decided to publish this list of 3 well-known Houston companies that impressed investors enough to achieve a $1 billion valuation.

The 3 Unicorns in Houston

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HighRadius

HighRadius

HighRadius pioneered artificial intelligence in the financial services sector to create a next generation of treasury management and order-to-cash applications that have helped our customers reduce costs, increase cash flow, reduce risk, and better serve their customers.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.10

    B (

    January 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Houston

  • Started in:

    2006

  • Founders:

    Sashi Narahari

  • Industries:

    Accounting, Artificial Intelligence, FinTech, Machine Learning, SaaS, Software

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $174.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    11

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Solugen

Solugen

Solugen is a specialty chemicals ​manufacturer creating chemistries that are safe, cost-effective, and environmentally-friendly.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.50

    B (

    September 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Houston

  • Started in:

    2016

  • Founders:

    Gaurab Chakrabarti, Sean Hunt

  • Industries:

    Biopharma, Biotechnology, GreenTech, Manufacturing

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $443.07M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    23

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Axiom Space

Axiom Space

Axiom Space is an international company developing a commercial space station for the purpose of conducting scientific research and manufacturing products requiring weightlessness.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    February 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Houston

  • Started in:

    2016

  • Founders:

    Kam Ghaffarian, Michael Suffredini

  • Industries:

    Advanced Materials, Aerospace, Industrial Manufacturing, Space Travel

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $230.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    23

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