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.

Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
6,245 (est)+4%
Airbnb was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People at Airbnb

Brian Chesky

Brian Chesky

Co-Founder & CEO
Joe Gebbia

Joe Gebbia

Co-Founder & CPO
Nathan Blecharczyk

Nathan Blecharczyk

Co-Founder & CSO
Michael Curtis

Michael Curtis

VP Engineering
Joe Zadeh

Joe Zadeh

VP Product
Hong Ge

Hong Ge

VP of China Operations

Airbnb Office Locations

Airbnb has offices in San Francisco, Tokyo, Sydney, Singapore and in 33 other locations
San Francisco, US (HQ)
888 Brannan Street

Airbnb Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Airbnb's latest funding round in March 2017 was reported to be $447.8 m. In total, Airbnb has raised $4.4 b. Airbnb's latest valuation is reported to be $31 b.

Airbnb Financial Metrics

Airbnb's revenue was reported to be $1.5 b in 2016 which is a 67% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (Y, 2016)

1.5 b

Revenue growth (Y, 2015 - Y, 2016), %


Market valuation

31 b
USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016A


1 m7 m25 m100 m250 m500 m900 m1.5 b

Revenue growth, %



(150 m)

EBIT margin, %

USDY, 2016


357.8 k

Airbnb Operating Metrics

Airbnb's Rooms was reported to be 3 m in Jun, 2017. Airbnb's Users was reported to be 100 m in Jul, 2016
Y, 2015Jul, 2016Sep, 2016Y, 2016Jun, 2017

Guest Arrivals

40 m80 m160 m


100 m


2.3 m3 m

Active Cities

34 k65 k



Airbnb Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
TroolyJune 16, 2017
TiltFebruary 23, 2017$12 m
Luxury RetreatsFebruary 10, 2017$200 m
Airbnb's employees are reported to be approximately 43% female and 57% male.

Airbnb Job Categories

Airbnb Median Salaries

Source: 300 public H-1B filings from Airbnb

Airbnb Online and Social Media Presence

Airbnb News and Updates

Airbnb Company Life and Culture

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