23andMe is a personal genetics company dedicated to helping individuals understand their own genetic information through DNA analysis technologies and web-based interactive tools. The company's Personal Genome Service enables individuals to gain deeper insights into their ancestry and genetic make-up. The vision for 23andMe is to personalize healthcare by making and supporting meaningful discoveries through genetic research.
Type
Private
HQ
Mountain View, US
Founded
2006
Size (employees)
549 (est)+5%
23andMe was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Mountain View, US
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Key People/Management at 23andMe

Anne Wojcicki

Anne Wojcicki

CEO and Co-Founder
Richard Scheller

Richard Scheller

Chief Science Officer & Head of Therapeutics
Joyce Tung

Joyce Tung

Vice President, Research
Emily Conley

Emily Conley

Vice President, Business Development
Kathy Hibbs

Kathy Hibbs

Chief Legal and Regulatory Officer
Jonathan Ward

Jonathan Ward

Vice President, Consumer Marketing | Acquisition
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23andMe Office Locations

23andMe has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, US (HQ)
899 W Evelyn Ave
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23andMe Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

23andMe's latest funding round in September 2017 was reported to be $250 m. In total, 23andMe has raised $529.5 m. 23andMe's latest valuation is reported to be $1.7 b.
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23andMe Financials

Market valuation

1.7 b
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23andMe Operating Metrics

23andMe's Customers was reported to be 2 m in Y, 2017.
Y, 2015Y, 2017

Countries

50

Customers

800 k2 m

Phenotypic Data Points Collected

600 m
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23andMe News and Updates

23andMe Goes Global In Its Data-Mining Efforts

The consumer genetics company is opening its data set to some researchers—and recruiting others to make that data set more robust in the first place.

Need a last minute Mother's Day gift? 23andMe DNA kits are on sale, and Prime members get free 2-day shipping

AHEM: Mother's Day is coming up quick (it's on May 13), and if you clicked on this post, that means you still haven't gotten a gift for your mom. (Insert roast here.) Don't worry, we have a great idea for a unique, last-minute gift. Give mom or grandma the gift of, well, family, with a 23andMe DNA…

I visited a teeth-straightening startup and found out I needed a root canal

Going to the dentist can be anxiety-inducing. Unfortunately, it was no different for me last week when I went to discuss Uniform Teeth’s recent $4 million seed funding round from Lerer Hippeau, Refactor Capital, Founder’s Fund and Slow Ventures. Uniform Teeth is a clear teeth aligner startup that co…

A 23andMe competitor just launched its own cancer testing initiative — but it differs in a key way

Consumer genetics company Color Genomics is rolling out services to test for genes linked to cancer and high cholesterol. Vinod Khosla of Khosla Ventures announced the new feature at global health conference HLTH in Las Vegas on Sunday evening. The announcement comes roughly a month after Color co…

How to delete your DNA data from genetics companies like 23andMe and Ancestry

Investigators say they cracked the cold case of the Golden State Killer with help from data on a genetics website. The investigators revealed that they uploaded a suspect's raw DNA signature — sourced from an old crime scene sample — to a site called GEDmatch. The case has raised privacy concerns …

Announce your *real* genetic makeup with the 23andMe meme

23andMe has been 23-and-Meme'd. The genetic testing service has its pros (It helps you discover your roots!) and its cons (Oh shit, is it selling your data for research?), and it's definitely becoming a household name.  Now, 23andMe is even the star of a new meme — an indication of mainstream succ…
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