Global Impact Unicorns

The complete list of Global Impact Unicorns

Global Impact Unicorns

A unicorn startup or unicorn company is a private company with a valuation over $1 billion USD. Unicorns are ‘startups’, i.e they do not include post-exit, acquired or listed companies, nor do they include ‘mature’ incumbents.

As of 2 August 2022, there are 179 Impact Unicorns globally, collectively valued at $459B+. This includes 47 Climate Tech Unicorns, 36 EdTech Unicorns and 96 Health Tech Unicorns.

Company

Country

Industry

Unicorn Year

Last Round

Type

Valuation

India

Tutoring

2017

Mar 2022

$800M PE Round

$22B

China

Tutoring

2017

Dec 2020

$300M Series G

$15.5B

United States

Finance

2021

Oct 2021

$1.15B Series D

$12.7B

United States

Research

2021

Apr 2021

$120M VC Round

$12.4B

Sweden

Energy

2019

Jun 2021

$2.8B VC Round

$11.8B

China

Tutoring

2018

Dec 2020

$1.6B Series E+

$10B

United States

Research

2020

Dec 2020

$200 M Series G-2

$8B

United States

Research

2021

May 2021

$830M PE Round

$7.83B

China

Treatment

2021

Feb 2021

$411M Series F

$7B

China

Agriculture

2016

Oct 2018

$800M Series F

$7B

France

Systems

2022

Mar 2022

$549M Series F

$6.4B

United States

Hardware

2021

Oct 2021

$600M Series E

$6.2B

United States

Prevention

2022

Jan 2022

$235M Series F

$5.85B

United States

Finance

2021

Sep 2021

$400M Series D

$5.7B

China

Hardware

2017

Sep 2017

$500M Series A

$5.1B

United Kingdom

Energy

2020

Jul 2022

$550M PE

$5B+

India

Transport

2021

Jan 2022

$200M Series D

$5B

United States

Treatment

2021

Mar 2021

$500M Series D

$5B

United States

Research

2022

Apr 2022

$220M Series D

$4.8B

United States

Prevention

2021

Dec 2021

$300M Series C

$4.8B

United States

Corporate Learning

2021

Oct 2021

$300M Series E

$4.7B

United States

Diagnosis

2021

Nov 2021

$100M Series E

$4.6B

China

Language

2016

Sep 2019

$150M PE Round

$4.5B

United States

Online Post Secondary

2019

Jun 2022

$175M Series F

$4.4B

China

Transport

2021

Feb 2022

$310M Series D

$4B

United States

Energy

2021

Dec 2021

$1.8B Series B

$4B

United States

Diagnosis

2021

Mar 2021

$12.6M VC Round

$4B

United States

Systems

2020

Jun 2021

$400M Series H

$4B

United States

Agriculture

2020

Aug 2020

$250M Series F

$4B

China

Treatment

2021

Dec 2021

$514M Series E

$3.9B

United States

Energy

2021

Feb 2022

$200M Series D

$3.8B

Canada

Energy

2020

Sep 2020

$260M Secondary

$3.8B

United States

Research

2019

Aug 2019

Undisclosed

$3.8B

United States

Corporate Learning

2021

Jul 2021

$1.5B Series A

$3.75B

China

Research

2021

Nov 2021

$300M Series C

$3.7B

United States

Energy

2021

Jul 2021

$700M Series C

$3.7B

United States

Prevention

2021

May 2021

$540M Series F

$3.7B

United States

Study Notes

2020

Dec 2021

$380M Series C

$3.6B

United States

Career Planning

2021

Jan 2022

$200M Series F

$3.5B

United States

Agriculture

2017

Aug 2020

$360M Series F

$3.5B

Germany

Hardware

2019

Dec 2019

$106.9M Debt

$3.5B

Austria

Tutoring

2021

Jan 2022

$340M Series D

$3.4B

India

Supply Chain

2021

Nov 2021

PE Round

$3.4B

India

Test Prep

2020

Aug 2021

$440M Series H

$3.4B

United States

Systems

2021

Mar 2021

$220M Series E

$3.3B

United States

Energy

2021

Jan 2021

$590M Series F

$3.3B

India

Online Post Secondary

2021

Mar 2022

$350M Debt Round

$3.2B

Canada

International Recruitment

2020

June 2021

$300M Series D

$3.2B

United States

Systems

2021

Dec 2021

$150M Series E

$3.1B

United States

Alternative Learning

2021

Oct 2021

$110M Series D

$3B

United States

Treatment

2021

Jul 2021

$350M Series D

$3B

United States

Hardware

2021

Jul 2021

$600M Series D

$3B

United States

Online Curriculum

2016

June 2021

$300M Series C

$3B

United States

Upskilling

2021

May 2021

$225M Series F

$2.75B

China

Energy

2021

Dec 2021

$943B Series B

$2.7B

Finland

Hardware

2022

Apr 2022

VC Round

$2.55B

United States

Care

2022

Feb 2022

$325M Series E

$2.5B

United States

Research

2021

Mar 2021

$400M Series C

$2.4B

United States

Agriculture

2021

Jan 2022

$150M Debt Round

$2.3B

China

Transport

2015

Jan 2021

$520M Series B

$2.3B

United States

Sustainable Packaging

2018

Nov 2018

$375M PE Round

$2.3B

India

Online Post Secondary

2021

Aug 2022

$210M VC Round

$2.25B

United States

Learning Environment

2021

May 2021

$550M VC/PE Round

$2B+

Australia

Corporate Learning

2021

Jun 2022

$100M VC Round

$2B

United States

Transport

2021

Apr 2022

$375M Series B

$2B

United States

Care

2021

Nov 2021

$163M Series D

$2B

Germany

Transport

2021

Oct 2021

$200M Series D

$2B

United States

Prevention

2021

Sep 2021

$190M Series C

$2B

United States

Agriculture

2020

Aug 2021

$250M Series E

$2B

United States

Agriculture

2021

Jul 2021

$430M Series D

$2B

Sweden

Treatment

2021

Apr 2021

$319M Series D

$2B

China

Energy

2021

Jan 2021

$46M VC Round

$2B

United States

Care

2021

Apr 2021

$133M Series D

$1.9B

China

Prevention

2021

Jan 2021

$360M Series F

$1.9B

United States

Treatment

2021

Jan 2021

$100M Series D

$1.9B

United States

Prevention

2020

Dec 2020

$75M Series C

$1.9B

Germany

Energy

2021

Mar 2022

$215M Series D

$1.8B

United States

Environment

2021

Sep 2021

$350M Series C

$1.8B

United States

Systems

2015

Aug 2015

$130M Series D

$1.8B

United Kingdom

Corporate Learning

2022

Jun 2022

$220M Series D

$1.7B

United States

Research

2022

Jan 2022

$115M Series B

$1.7B

United States

Treatment

2021

Mar 2021

$200M Series D

$1.7B

United States

Systems

2021

Mar 2021

$150M Series C

$1.7B

Germany

Transport

2021

Mar 2021

$170 Series E

$1.7B

United States

Supply Chain

2021

Oct 2021

$142M Series D

$1.6B

United States

Research

2020

Dec 2020

$700M VC Round

$1.6B

China

Agriculture

2019

Dec 2019

$142M Series D

$1.6B

United States

Systems

2022

Jan 2022

$132M VC Round

$1.5B

United States

Prevention

2021

Nov 2021

$145M Series F

$1.5B

United States

Corporate Learning

2021

Sep 2021

$200M Series E

$1.5B

United States

Food

2021

Sep 2021

$350M Series D

$1.5B

United States

Energy

2021

Sep 2021

$100M Series B

$1.5B

United States

Agriculture

2021

Jul 2021

$235M Series D

$1.5B

United States

Finance

2021

May 2021

$280M Series F

$1.5B

United States

Energy

2021

Mar 2021

Private Equity

$1.5B

United States

Treatment

2021

Jan 2021

$132M Series E

$1.5B

United States

Prevention

2020

Nov 2020

$110M Series F

$1.5B

United States

Diagnosis

2019

Jun 2019

$65M Series E

$1.5B

United States

Utilities

2022

May 2022

$200M Series E

$1.45B

China

Research

2021

May 2021

$188M Series B

$1.43B

United States

Systems

2022

Apr 2022

$150M Series D

$1.4B

India

Systems

2021

Dec 2021

$96M Series E

$1.4B

United States

Care

2021

Nov 2021

2021

$1.4B

United States

Upskilling

2021

Apr 2021

$153M Series D

$1.4B

United Kingdom

Energy

2019

Feb 2019

$300M Corp Round

$1.4B

China

Supply Chain

2021

Jul 2021

$270M Series E

$1.35B

United States

Prevention

2022

Jan 2022

$115M VC Round

$1.32B

United States

Research

2022

Apr 2022

$50M Series D

$1.31B

United States

Environment

2019

Dec 2020

$125M Series E

$1.3B

United States

Education Management

2022

Jul 2022

$125M Series D

$1.25B

China

Treatment

2021

Mar 2021

Series D

$1.2B

United States

Care

2021

Oct 2021

$219M Series B

$1.2B

United States

Textiles

2021

Sep 2021

$253M Series E

$1.2B

United States

Energy

2021

Aug 2021

$240M Series D

$1.2B

United States

Research

2021

Jul 2021

$200M Series B

$1.2B

United States

Food

2021

Jun 2021

$226M Series B

$1.2B

United States

Agriculture

2021

May 2021

$208M Series D

$1.2B

Israel

Research

2021

Apr 2021

$136M VC Round

$1.2B

United States

Prevention

2021

Feb 2021

$74M Series D

$1.2B

India

Tutoring

2022

Jun 2022

$100M Series A

$1.1B

United States

Workforce

2022

Apr 2022

$115M Series C

$1.1B

India

School Support

2022

Jan 2022

$100M Series E

$1.1B

Germany

Energy

2021

Oct 2021

$175M Series C

$1.1B

United States

Prevention

2021

Mar 2021

$100M Series E

$1.1B

United States

Finance

2021

Mar 2021

$100M Series C

$1.1B

United States

Online Post Secondary/Skills

2015

Nov 2020

$75M Debt Round

$1.1B

United States

Resources

2017

Nov 2018

$11.6M Series E

$1.1B

China

Agriculture

2018

Sep 2018

$56M Series B

$1.1B

United States

Treatment

2022

Jun 2022

$140M VC Round

$1B+

United States

Diagnosis

2022

Jun 2022

$35M Series E

$1B+

China

Tutoring

2019

May 2019

$150M Series D

$1B+

United States

Systems

2022

Jul 2022

$72M Series B

$1B

United States

Energy

2022

Jun 2022

$80M VC Round

$1B

Singapore

Research

2022

Apr 2022

$320M Series D

$1B

United States

Diagnosis

2022

Apr 2022

$150M Series B

$1B

United States

Systems

2022

Apr 2022

$125M Series C

$1B

United States

Food

2022

Apr 2022

$400M Series C

$1B

United States

Care

2022

Feb 2022

$192M Series E

$1B

Switzerland

Treatment

2022

Feb 2022

$105MVC Round

$1B

Switzerland

Systems

2022

Feb 2022

$53.4M VVC Round

$1B

United States

Carbon

2021

Feb 2022

$70M Series B

$1B

United States

Systems

2022

Jan 2022

$200M Series C

$1B

United States

Supply Chain

2022

Jan 2022

$200M Series E

$1B

United States

Prevention

2021

Dec 2021

$100M Series B

$1B

Sweden

Transport

2021

Dec 2021

$115M Series D

$1B

France

Prevention

2021

Oct 2021

$150M PE Round

$1B

United States

Research

2021

Sep 2021

$156M Series C

$1B

United States

Research

2021

Sep 2021

$150M Series D

$1B

India

Tutoring

2021

Sep 2021

$100M Series E

$1B

China

Treatment

2021

Aug 2021

$232M Series F

$1B

United States

Treatment

2021

Aug 2021

$110M Series D

$1B

United States

Education Management

2021

Aug 2021

$200M PE Round

$1B

China

Research

2021

Jul 2021

$50M Series C

$1B

United States

Prevention

2021

Jul 2021

$150M Series C

$1B

United States

Food

2021

Jul 2021

$350M Series C

$1B

Ireland

Diagnosis

2021

Jun 2021

$150M Series D

$1B

United States

Care

2021

Jun 2021

$140M Series C

$1B

Israel

STEAM

2021

Jun 2021

$50M Series D

$1B

United States

Supply Chain

2021

Apr 2021

$300M Series D

$1B

China

Prevention

2021

Apr 2021

$300M Series B

$1B

United States

Prevention

2021

Mar 2021

$153M Series E

$1B

China

Corporate Learning

2021

Mar 2021

$190M Series E

$1B

United States

Education Resources

2021

Feb 2021

$100M Series D

$1B

Australia

Financial

2021

Jan 2021

$100M Series C

$1B

United States

Agriculture

2020

Oct 2020

$400M Series E

$1B

France

Agriculture

2019

Oct 2020

$65M Series C

$1B

United States

Prevention

2020

Sep 2020

$450M Series C

$1B

United States

Research

2020

Jun 2020

$192M Series D

$1B

United States

Study Notes

2020

May 2020

$30M Series C

$1B

China

Language

2015

Jul 2019

Controlling Inv

$1B

United States

Prevention

2019

Jun 2019

$300M Series D

$1B

South Korea

Research

2019

May 2019

-

$1B

China

Research

2018

Jul 2018

$151M Series D

$1B

China

Research

2018

Jun 2018

$141.77M Series A

$1B

China

Online Post Secondary

2018

May 2018

$200M Series D

$1B

China

Treatment

2018

Apr 2018

$100M Series D

$1B

Israel

Hardware

2018

Feb 2018

$30.4M VC Round

$1B

Canada

Systems

2018

Feb 2018

$146M Series D

$1B

China

Online Curriculum

2015

Oct 2015

$157M Series D

$1B

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