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September 17, 2020

Celebrating our ICONIQ Cloud 100 Companies!

Get to know the 21 ICONIQ companies moving the world forward

The Forbes Cloud 100 verdict is out, naming the 100 most notable companies in the cloud space. The annual list features companies leading the data revolution, streamlining the construction industry, automating collaboration and workflow tools and re-imagining human resources.

This year, Forbes named 21 ICONIQ Growth portfolio companies to the list, making ICONIQ Growth (a tech focused direct investment effort that is affiliated with ICONIQ Capital) the most active investor in the 2020 Cloud 100 and most active growth investor in the Cloud 100 in the last five years! [1] Congratulations to the ICONIQ community and 15 ICONIQ alumni. [2]

Forbes 2020 the World's Best Cloud Companies

Cloud 100 companies are reviewed by select judges who consider estimated valuation, people and culture, market leadership and sales. We know the quantitative facts. But we are most appreciative and proud of our ICONIQ companies for their passionate leadership, relentless motivation, dedicated teams and emphasis on culture. And that is what we believe it takes to lead a company to the top 100.

Introducing the ICONIQ Cloud 100 class of 2020:

Automattic

The company behind WordPress.com and other software platforms, Automattic hosts and supports publishing platforms ensuring that there is continuous and strategic development of the software available to its users.

Founder, CEO: Matt Mullenweg

https://automattic.com/

BambooHR

This HR management software solution offers companies a human resource information system that includes people management and tools such as applicant tracking, payroll, onboarding, and employee engagement.

CEO: Brad Rencher & Co-founder, Co-Chairman: Ben Peterson, Co-founder, COO: Ryan Sanders

https://www.bamboohr.com/

Benchling
The Benchling Life Sciences R&D Cloud is an informatics platform to accelerate, measure, and forecast R&D from discovery through bioprocessing.

Co-founder, CEO: Sajith Wickramasekara & Co-founder, President: Ashu Singhal

https://www.benchling.com/

Braze

A comprehensive customer engagement platform that powers relevant and memorable experiences between consumers and the brands they love — inclusive of mobile, email, in-product and more.

Co-founder, CEO: Bill Magnuson, Co-founder, CTO: Jonathan Hyman & President, Chief Customer Officer: Myles Kleeger

https://www.braze.com/

Collibra

Collibra data governance and catalog solutions help data citizens find, understand and trust their data, ensuring quality and accessibility.

Co-founder, CEO: Felix Van de Maele & Co-founder, CTO: Stijn Christiaens

https://www.collibra.com/

Dataiku
Dataiku is centralizing data for the democratization of data science, machine learning, and AI. With Dataiku, businesses are uniquely empowered to move along their data journey from data preparation to analytics at scale to Enterprise AI.

Co-founder, CEO: Florian Douetteau, Co-founder, Board Member: Marc Batty, Co-founder, CTO: Clément Stenac & Co-founder, Chief Data Scientist: Thomas Cabrol

https://www.dataiku.com/

GitLab

From project planning and source code management to automation monitoring, GitLab is a complete DevOps platform, delivered as a single application.

Co-founder, CEO: Sid Sijbrandij & Co-founder: Dmitriy Zaporozhets

https://about.gitlab.com/

Guild

Pioneers in the future of technology education, Guild is redefining the future of work and adult education with tuition reimbursement, online programs and degrees for working adults.

Co-founder, CEO: Rachel Carlson & Co-founder, VP of Learning: Brittany Stich

https://www.guildeducation.com/

HashiCorp

Building solutions that enable innovation at global enterprises, HashiCorp is offering a common cloud operating model via consistent workflows to provision, secure, connect, and run infrastructure with any application.

CEO, Dave McJannet: Co-founder, CTO: Armon Dadgar & Co-founder: Mitchell Hashimoto

https://www.hashicorp.com/

highradius

This Fintech enterprise Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company leverages Artificial Intelligence-based Autonomous Systems to help companies automate Accounts Receivable and Treasury processes.

Co-founder, CEO: Sashi Narahari

https://www.highradius.com/

Highspot

A software company that provides a sales enablement platform, specializing in intelligent content management, training, contextual guidance, customer engagement and actionable analytics.

Co-founder, CEO: Robert Wahbe & Co-founder, Chief Solution Architect: Oliver Sharp

https://www.highspot.com/

Intercom

A Conversational Relationship Platform that helps businesses build better customer relationships through personalized, messenger-based experiences.

CEO: Karen Peacock, Co-founder, Chairman: Eoghan McCabe, Co-founder: Des Traynor, Co-founder, CTO: Ciaran Lee & Co-founder: David Barrett

https://www.intercom.com/

inVision

The cloud-based digital product design platform that helps development professionals and businesses of all sizes create and manage prototypes. It allows users to collaborate, test and experiment with designing templates and ideas on a digital dashboard.

Co-founder, CEO: Clark Valberg & Co-founder, Principal Engineering: Ben Nadel

https://www.invisionapp.com/

Lucid

This intuitive design and brand management platform accelerates the creation of on-brand content through visual workspaces hosting diagramming, data visualization, and collaboration tools.

Co-founder, CEO: Karl Sun & Co-founder, CTO: Ben Dilts

https://www.golucid.co/

Miro

Design collaboration without limits, this visual platform allows users to create end-to-end design flows, organize insights and collect feedback in real time.

Co-founder, CEO: Andrey Khusid & Co-founder, Board Member: Oleg Shardin

https://miro.com/

netskope

With a cloud security platform, Netskope monitors a company’s disparate apps and devices to help better understand online activities, protect data, stop threats and respond to incidents.

Co-founder, CEO: Sanjay Beri, Co-founder, Chief Architect: Ravi Ithal & Co-founder, CTO: Krishna Narayanaswamy

https://www.netskope.com/

Notion

Notion is the all-in-one workspace for your notes, tasks, wikis and databases.

Co-founder, CEO: Ivan Zhao & Co-founder: Simon Last

https://www.notion.so/

Procore

The all-in-one construction management software built to help you finish quality projects — safely, on time and within budget. Procore allows large teams of construction companies, property owners, project managers, contractors and partners to collaborate on large-scale construction projects.

Founder, CEO: Tooey Courtemanche

https://www.procore.com/

Service Titan

An all-in-one software for commercial and residential HVAC, plumbing, electrical and other field service businesses. Offering scheduling, dispatch, invoicing and sales, ServiceTitan streamlines operations and customer service.

Co-founder, CEO: Ara Mahdessian & Co-founder, President: Vahe Kuzoyan

https://www.servicetitan.com/

Snowflake

Snowflake’s platform enables customers to consolidate data into a single source of truth to drive meaningful business insights, build data-driven applications and share data.

CEO, Chairman: Frank Slootman, Co-founder, CTO: Thierry Cruanes, Co-founder, President of Products: Benoit Dageville & Co-founder: Marcin Zukowski

https://www.snowflake.com/

Sprinklr

Providing software for customer experience management, Sprinklr helps brands turn public conversations on modern channels into valuable insights to improve marketing, advertising, customer service and product development.

Founder, CEO: Ragy Thomas

https://www.sprinklr.com/

[1] Solely based on ICONIQ’s analysis of information available from Mattermark, Crunchbase, Pitchbook data; includes any company listed on Forbes’ Cloud 100 Best Private Companies from 2016–2020; includes 35 ICONIQ Strategic Partners investments as well as Survey Monkey — ICONIQ advised funds invested in SurveyMonkey prior to the existence of ICONIQ Strategic Partners Funds. Had ICONIQ Strategic Partners Funds existed at the time of investment, this investment would have been offered and allocated to ICONIQ Strategic Partners Funds.

[2] This includes current or former ICONIQ Growth portfolio companies that have been included on the Forbes Cloud 100 list from 2016–2020.