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Location:San Francisco, CA
Markets:travel and hospitality; hotels; travel; online travel


Airbnb is an online community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book accommodation around the world.+ more about Airbnb

Airbnb is a community marketplace for people to list, discover and book unique spaces around the world through mobile phones or the internet. Whether an apartment for a night, a castle for a week, or a villa for a month, Airbnb connects people to unique travel experiences at any price point, with over 500,000 listings in 33,000 cities and 192 countries. With a growing community of users, Airbnb also provides an easy way for people to monetize their extra space and showcase it to an audience of millions. Founded in August 2008, Airbnb has acquired several of its competitors, including Accoleo, CrashPadder, NabeWise, and Localmind. Airbnb was founded in August 2008 by Brian Chesky and Joe Gebbia, and is currently headquartered in San Francisco, California, USA.


Total Funding:$2.3b+ more funding details
Investors:Fidelity Investments, T. Rowe Price, Baillie Gifford, Wellington Management, Horizon Ventures, China Broadband Capital, GGV Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Temasek Holdings, Tiger Global Management, General Atlantic, Hillhouse Capital Group, TPG Growth, Dragoneer Investment Group, SherpaVentures, Founders Fund, CrunchFund, Sequoia Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Digital Sky Technologies, General Catalyst Partners, SV Angel, Y Ventures, Greylock Partners, Eniac Ventures, Y Combinator
1 / 200920,000Y Combinator. 
4 / 2009600,000Sequoia Capital. Y Ventures. 
11 / 20107,200,000SV Angel. Y Ventures. Greylock Partners. Sequoia Capital. 
7 / 2011112,000,000Andreessen Horowitz. Digital Sky Technologies. General Catalyst Partners. CrunchFund. 
10 / 20126,621,000Andreessen Horowitz. Sequoia Capital. Eniac Ventures. 
10 / 2013200,000,000Founders Fund. CrunchFund. Sequoia Capital. 
4 / 2014475,000,000TPG Growth. T. Rowe Price. Dragoneer Investment Group. SherpaVentures. 
6 / 20151,500,000,000Fidelity Investments. T. Rowe Price. Baillie Gifford. Wellington Management. Horizon Ventures. China Broadband Capital. GGV Capital. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Temasek Holdings. Tiger Global Management. General Atlantic. Hillhouse Capital Group. 

The Airbnb Management Team

Brian CheskyCo-Founder & CEO
Nathan BlecharczykCo-Founder & CTO
Laurence A. TosiCFO
Mike CurtisVP of engineering
Joe GebbiaCo-Founder & Chief Product Officer
Sara (Tillim) AdlerDirector - Corporate Development
Molly TurnerDirector - Public Policy & Civic Partnerships
Jia Jih ChaiMD - Southeast Asia & India

Airbnb Team's Most Common Backgrounds

Previous organizations:
Facebook. Yahoo!. Trover. MixMatchMusic. Twitter. 
Previous roles:
Member of the Board of Directors. Software Engineer. Team Member. Investor. Senior Software Engineer. 
Technical University of Berlin. University of Washington. Georgetown University. EBS University of Business and Law. UC Berkeley College of Engineering. 
School majors:
Computer Science. Business. Industrial Design. Mathematics & Computer Science. Computer Engineering. 

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