In the ninth annual Disruptor 50 checklist, CNBC highlights the non-public companies main out of the pandemic with enterprise models and enhance rates aligned with a hasty tempo of technological change.
Investors have taken sight that the companies on the 2021 Disruptor 50 checklist have turn into severe gamers in major economic and user transformations. A majority of the CNBC Disruptor 50 are already billion-greenback companies. Thirty-four disruptors are unicorns that have already reached or handed (in some conditions far surpassed) the $1 billion valuation sign — 10 of the companies on this yr’s checklist are worth as a minimal $10 billion.
The 50 companies chosen the utilization of the proprietary Disruptor 50 methodology have raised over $72 billion in project capital, in accordance with PitchBook, at an implied Disruptor 50 valuation of more than $388 billion. Whereas technologies including AI, 5G, cloud computing and the Web of Things are key to many companies making the 2021 Disruptor 50 checklist, the sectors they’re upending are frequent, from financial services and products to health care, biotech, training, meals, media, agriculture and transportation.