Within the ninth annual Disruptor 50 record, CNBC highlights the non-public corporations main out of the pandemic with enterprise fashions and progress charges aligned with a speedy tempo of technological change.
Traders have taken discover that the businesses on the 2021 Disruptor 50 record have develop into important gamers in elementary financial and client transformations. A majority of the CNBC Disruptor 50 are already billion-dollar companies. Thirty-four disruptors are unicorns which have already reached or handed (in some instances far surpassed) the $1 billion valuation mark — 10 of the businesses on this 12 months’s record are value at the very least $10 billion.
The 50 corporations chosen utilizing the proprietary Disruptor 50 methodology have raised over $72 billion in enterprise capital, in keeping with PitchBook, at an implied Disruptor 50 valuation of greater than $388 billion. Whereas applied sciences together with AI, 5G, cloud computing and the Web of Issues are key to many corporations making the 2021 Disruptor 50 record, the sectors they’re upending are widespread, from monetary companies to well being care, biotech, training, meals, media, agriculture and transportation.