Poets&Quants’ Top 100 MBA Startups

RankCompany nameFunding (Millions)Founder(s)SchoolDescriptionLaunch Year
1WildFire$450.0Victoria Ransom, Alain ChuardHarvard, StanfordSocial media marketing2008
2Viki$200.0Changseong Ho, Razmig Hovaghimian, Jiwon MoonStanfordVideo streaming2008
3Skybox$91.0 John Fenwick, Dan Berkenstock, Ching-Yu Hu, Julian ManStanfordSatellite imaging2009
4Karma Science$80.0Lee Linden, Ben LewisStanfordMobile2011
5Okta$79.3Frederic Kerrest, Todd McKinnonMIT (Sloan) Identity and access management2009
6SoFi$77.2James Finnigan, Mike Cagney, Daniel Macklin, Andy CarraStanfordStudent loan refinancing2011
7Locu$70.0Rene Reinsberg, Marc Piette, Marek Olszewski, Stelios Sidiroglou-DouskosMIT (Sloan) Online advertising2011
8Counsyl$60.2Ramji Srinivasan, Eric Evans, Balaji SrinivansanStanfordPre-pregnancy genetic testing2008
9Warby Parker$55.0Neil Blumenthal, David Gilboa, Jeffrey Raider, Andrew HuntU Penn (Wharton)Eyewear2010
10Rent the Runway$54.4Jennifer Hyman, Jennifer FleissHarvardEcommerce2009
11RentJuice$40.0David Vivero, Kunal ShahHarvardRental marketing tools2008
12Jumei Cosmetics$30.0Leo ChenStanfordEcommerce2010
13RelateIQ$29.0Steve Loughlin, Adam EvansStanfordRelationship intelligence2011
14Doximity$27.8Nate Gross, Jeff TangneyHarvardOnline physician network2011
15CustomMade$25.7Michael Salguero, Seth RosenBabson (Olin)Online marketplace2009
16thredUP$23.1James Reinhart, Chris Homer, Oliver LubinHarvardEcommerce2009
17Baby.com.br$22.6Davis Smith, Kimball ThomasHarvard, U Penn (Wharton)Ecommerce2011
18ThinkNear$22.5Eli Portnoy,  John HinneganHarvardMobile marketing2011
18Identified$22.5Bendan Wallace, Adeyemi AjaoStanfordBig data, analytics2010
20CloudFlare$22.1Mathew Prince, Michelle Zatlyn, Lee HollowayHarvardWebsite performance and security2009
21OsComp Systems$22.0Pedro Santos, Shantanu Agarwal, Emmanuel MaganiMIT (Sloan), HarvardNatural gas2010
22SumUp$20.0Stefan Jeschonnek, Daniel Klein, Jan Deepen, Petter Made, Marc-Alexander ChristStanfordMobile card payments2011
2342Floors$17.7Jason Freedman, Justin Bedecarre, James Bracey, Jon Bracy, Ben Ehmke, Aaron O’Connel, Alison Di Spaltro, Darren NixDarthmouth (Tuck)Commercial real estate2011
24Hadapt$17.0Justin Borgman, Daniel Abadi, Kamil Bajda-PawlikowskiYaleData analysis software2010
25InsightSquared$13.5Fred Shilmover, Samuel Clemens, Bryan StevensonHarvardSMB sales analytics2010

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