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The Complete List of 10 Telecommunications Unicorns

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Once a company crosses the $1 Billion mark, it becomes part of a rare and exclusive club: The Unicorn Club.

This next list contains 10 companies in the Telecommunications industry that have achieved a valuation of more than $1 billion dollars; or in other words, have reached a so-called “Unicorn” status.

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MessageBird

MessageBird

MessageBird is a cloud communications platform that seamlessly integrates high-quality messaging, voice and video, reducing costs and improving customer satisfaction around the world.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.80

    B (

    October 2020

    )

  • Country:

    Netherlands

  • City:

    Amsterdam

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Adriaan Mol, Robert Vis

  • Industries:

    Cloud Computing, Enterprise Software, Messaging, Telecommunications

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $1,100.12M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    14

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HyalRoute

HyalRoute

HyalRoute operates a multi-fiber universal connection point that provides the highest values of international network coverage, redundancy, and continuity.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.50

    B (

    May 2020

    )

  • Country:

    Singapore

  • City:

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Xinglong Huang

  • Industries:

    Communications Infrastructure, Telecommunications, Wired Telecommunications

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $263.12M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    1

  • Number of investors:

    1

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Lucid Software

Lucid Software

Lucid Software develops products that help developers and service providers integrate voice into web applications and business processes.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.00

    B (

    June 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    South Jordan

  • Started in:

    2010

  • Founders:

    Reiko Kinomoto

  • Industries:

    SaaS, Software, Telecommunications

  • Number of employees:

    1-10

  • Funding Amount:

    $420.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    No Data

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Ovo

Ovo

OVO is in the business of simplifying the online and mobile payment experience for consumers. They offer world class solutions for banks and financial services providers.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.90

    B (

    March 2019

    )

  • Country:

    Indonesia

  • City:

    Jakarta

  • Started in:

    2017

  • Founders:

    Matt Jones

  • Industries:

    Broadcasting, Media and Entertainment, Mobile, Music Streaming, Telecommunications, Video Streaming

  • Number of employees:

    10-50

  • Funding Amount:

    $116.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    1

  • Number of investors:

    5

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Dialpad

Dialpad

Dialpad is the first analytics platform built on AI that helps enterprises make smarter business decisions through humanized insights and smarter calling.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.20

    B (

    October 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Ramon

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Alex Cornell, Brian Peterson, Craig Walker, John Rector

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Call Center, Meeting Software, SaaS, Telecommunications

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $425.96M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    16

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Huaqin Telecom Technology

Huaqin Telecom Technology

Huaqin provides wireless network solutions and services for multinational corporations world-wide.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $2.19

    B (

    October 2019

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Shanghai

  • Started in:

    2005

  • Founders:

    Wensheng Qiu

  • Industries:

    Communication Hardware, Mobile Devices, Telecommunications, Wireless

  • Number of employees:

    10,000+

  • Funding Amount:

    $276.35M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    11

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Astranis Space Technologies

Astranis Space Technologies

Astranis provides cost-effective and easily deployable satellites that bridge the digital divide.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.40

    B (

    April 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    John Gedmark, Ryan McLinko

  • Industries:

    Aerospace, Internet, Satellite Communication, Telecommunications

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $358.07M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    39

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Aircall

Aircall

Aircall is a cloud-based contact center solution that interacts with CRM, productivity, and help desk software.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    June 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Jonathan Anguelov, Olivier Pailhès, Pierre-Baptiste Béchu, Thibaud Elziere, Xavier Durand

  • Industries:

    Call Center, CRM, SaaS, Telecommunications, VoIP

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $225.63M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    24

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Cell C

Cell C

Cell C is the largest telecommunications company in Africa and is committed to improving the customer experience through an integrated network.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    August 2017

    )

  • Country:

    South Africa

  • City:

    Midrand

  • Started in:

    2000

  • Founders:

    Lehlohonolo Moloi

  • Industries:

    Communication Hardware, Telecommunications, Wired Telecommunications

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $546.97M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    1

  • Number of investors:

    1

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Infobip

Infobip

Infobip is a simple and affordable platform for businesses to communicate with their customers in real time across multiple channels.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    July 2020

    )

  • Country:

    Croatia

  • City:

    Vodnjan

  • Started in:

    2006

  • Founders:

    Izabel Jelenic, Roberto Kutic, Silvio Kutic

  • Industries:

    Enterprise Software, Internet of Things, Messaging, Mobile Apps, SaaS, Telecommunications

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $800.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    1

  • Number of investors:

    1

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