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This startup list have valuations exceed $1 Billion

Built a business empire is not easy. Even so, among the thousands of companies in the world, there must be a business that is considered to be the most successful.

Based on the research results of the World Economic Forum published a page We Forum, there are 174 private companies that experienced hypergrowth.

Because of high growth, it is mentioned that the company’s non-government managed to double its revenues to double in less than two years.

The research shows that in recent years, the number of companies that have experienced hyper growth continues to increase. The reason is because there is the digital transformation of the economy, easily accessible capital, as well as the emergence of new global markets such as the Asian middle class.

Of the 10 private companies are experiencing very rapid growth, apparently eight of which are technology startups that have valuations of at least US $ 1 billion.

1. Uber

Uber has a value of US $ 62 billion valuation. Companies from the United States San Francisco is making a vehicle reservation application that connects passengers with the rental vehicle.

Now, Uber has operations in 415 cities around the world, including in Indonesia. Even recently, the company made by Travis Kalanick presents a motorcycle taxi service named UberMotor in Indonesia.

2. Xiaomi

Private companies from China Xiaomi has a value of US $ 46 billion valuation. Founded in 2010, the company engaged in the hardware is crowned the private company with the second fastest growth in the world.

With high growth, Xiaomi has more than 5,000 employees from China, Malaysia, Singapore, India, Philippines, and Indonesia.

3. Airbnb

Founded in 2008 in San Francisco, holiday accommodation rental application providers throughout the world now has a value of US $ 25.5 billion valuation.

4. Palantir Technologies

Companies engaged in the field of big data origin security Silicon Valley now has a value of US $ 20.5 billion valuation. Established in 2004, now Palantir Tech has nine offices within and outside the United States

5. Didi Kuaidi

The company provides ride sharing application backed by Tencent and Alibaba. Now renamed so Didi Chuxing, China-based company, has a valuation of US $ 16 billion.

6. Snapchat

Snapchat is a photo messaging application company founded in 2011 Evan Spiegel, Bobby Murphy and Reggie Brown while still a student at Stanford University. Now, valuations Snapchat has reached US $ 16 billion.

7. China Internet Plus

China-based company was founded in 2003 and is engaged in the software. China Internet Plus now has a value of US $ 15 valuation miliarn.

8. Flipkart

Engaged in retail, India-based company founded in 2007 now has a value of US $ 15 billion valuation.

9. Space X

US-based company engaged in the aerospace and founded in 2002 has a value of US $ 12 billion valuation.

10. Pinterest

As an application virtual pinboard, Pinterest allows users to upload an image and put it in a category. Now, the company formed in 2010 in the United States have had a value of US $ 11 billion valuation.