The Race To Break The Start Up Barrier

Company Founded Country IPO
Twitter 21 Mar 2006 US 2013
Company Founded Country Acquired
Skype 01 Jan 2003 Sweden 2005
Company Founded Country IPO
Facebook 01 Feb 2004 US 2012
Company Founded Country IPO
Square 01 Jan 2009 US 2015
Company Founded Country Acquired
Snapchat 16 Sep 2011 US 2017
Company Founded Country IPO
Lyft 01 Jan 2012 US 2019
Company Founded Country IPO
Pinterest 01 Mar 2010 US 2019
Company Founded Country IPO
Groupon 01 Nov 2008 US 2011
Company Founded Country IPO
Dropbox 01 Jan 2007 US 2018
Company Founded Country IPO
Uber 01 Mar 2009 US 2019
Company Founded Country IPO
Spotify 23 Apr 2006 Sweden 2018
Company Founded Country Acquired
Shazam 01 Jan 2009 UK 2014
Company Founded Country IPO
Tesla 01 Jul 2003 US 2010
Company Founded Country IPO
Alibaba 04 Apr 1999 China 2014
Company Founded Country IPO
Fleetmatics 22 Oct 2004 Ireland 2012
Company Founded Country IPO
Atlassian 01 Jan 2002 Australia 2015
Company Founded Country IPO
Air BnB 01 Aug 2008 US 2013
Company Founded Country IPO
SpaceX 06 May 2002 US 2009
Company Founded Country IPO
Monzo 01 Feb 2015 UK 2018
Company Founded Country IPO
Zomato 01 Jul 2008 India 2014
Payment/Banking
Entertainment
Social Media
Automotive
eCommerce
Travel
SaaS
Space
Food
Time (Years) Taken to Break Start Up Barrier