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The 3 Unicorn Startups Founded in Houston

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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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