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Switzerland Unicorns

6 Most Valuable Unicorn Companies in Switzerland

Here's a list of 6 unicorn startups from Switzerland including the well-known DFNITY

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Being a startup is hard enough, but success is even harder.

There are +700 Unicorns around the world who have reached the $1 billion valuations by raising money from venture capitalists.

If you want to start an online business, you should look for the following 6 companies in Switzerland that achieved unicorn status.

6 Unicorn Companies in Switzerland

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Acronis

Acronis

Acronis endpoint solutions offer all-inclusive security and are designed for companies to build a secure digital environment.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    September 2019

    )

  • Country:

    Switzerland

  • City:

    Schaffhausen

  • Started in:

    2003

  • Founders:

    Serguei Beloussov, Stanislav Protassov, Yakov Zubarev

  • Industries:

    Cloud Data Services, Cloud Security, Cyber Security, Software

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $408,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    5

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DFINITY

DFINITY

DFINITY is a decentralized computing network that hosts open internet services, secure software, and general purpose apps

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $9.50

    B (

    September 2020

    )

  • Country:

    Switzerland

  • City:

    Zürich

  • Started in:

    2016

  • Founders:

    Dominic Williams

  • Industries:

    Blockchain, Cloud Computing, Information Technology, Internet, Software

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $166,875,499

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    12

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MindMaze

MindMaze

MindMaze designs a human-machine interface through its neuro-inspired computing platform.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    January 2016

    )

  • Country:

    Switzerland

  • City:

    Lausanne

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Tej Tadi

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Health Care, Information Technology, Neuroscience, Software, Virtual Reality

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $110,659,230

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    4

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Nexthink

Nexthink

Nexthink is a digital workplace management platform that enables efficient management of end-user digital experiences. This solution supports the promotion of business productivity and employee engagement by enabling the creation of personalized optimal work environments and by providing easy-to-use tools for IT support.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.10

    B (

    February 2021

    )

  • Country:

    Switzerland

  • City:

    Prilly

  • Started in:

    2004

  • Founders:

    Patrick Hertzog, Pedro Bados, Vincent Bieri

  • Industries:

    Analytics, Information Technology, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $345,881,375

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    10

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Numbrs

Numbrs

Numbrs is a customer-centric, innovative financial services company that embraces a digital solution to solve some of the biggest industry challenges.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    August 2019

    )

  • Country:

    Switzerland

  • City:

    Zürich

  • Started in:

    1999

  • Founders:

    Boris Manhart, Martin Saidler

  • Industries:

    Apps, Banking, Finance, Financial Services, Information Technology, Lifestyle, Mobile

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $105,424,719

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    10

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Sportradar

Sportradar

Sportradar is a sports solutions business that provides live data, sports alerts, real-time odds and analytics to some of the world’s leading sportsbooks.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.40

    B (

    July 2018

    )

  • Country:

    Switzerland

  • City:

    Saint Gallen

  • Started in:

    2000

  • Founders:

    Carsten Koerl

  • Industries:

    Digital Media, Information Services, Information Technology, Sports

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    €84,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    7

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