CB Insights

We are a National Science Foundation-backed big data company based in NYC that tracks high-growth private companies and the emerging industries they compete in. Named one of the 15 enterprise tech companies to watch in NYC, we are building amazing technology to help our customers understand what's next.

Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
145 (est)+9%
CB Insights was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in New York, US

Key People at CB Insights

Anand Sanwal

Anand Sanwal

Jonathan Sherry Sherry

Jonathan Sherry Sherry

Harrison Wheaton

Harrison Wheaton

Director of Business Development

CB Insights Office Locations

CB Insights has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
104 W 27th St

CB Insights Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$10 m

Latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

almost 2 years


CB Insights's latest funding round in November 2015 was reported to be $10 m. In total, CB Insights has raised $10 m

CB Insights Operating Metrics

CB Insights's Subscribers was reported to be 278.9 k in May, 2017
Jan, 2014May, 2014Sep, 2014Jan, 2015May, 2015Sep, 2015Jan, 2016May, 2016Sep, 2016Jan, 2017May, 2017


24.38 k28.01 k41.56 k59.83 k79.69 k102.45 k130.95 k166.66 k199.67 k232.53 k278.87 k

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CB Insights News and Updates

The Data Flywheel: How Enlightened Self-Interest Drives Data Network Effects

Starting in 2010 and for the following four years, CB Insights failed to get any sort of data network effect going. But then, things changed.

Snap Patents Show New Focus On AR And Image Recognition

So far Snap Inc., the parent company of Snapchat, has been relatively mum about its plans to stave off copycat competitors and conquer augmented reality (AR). As a newly minted public company, Snap recently held its first earnings call and delved … Continued

Still Soaring: Travel Tech Deals Hit A Record High Last Year

Travel tech startups secured more rounds of funding in 2016 than any other year since at least 2012. Dollars invested in these companies were down last year compared to 2015, however the number of deals between 2015 and 2016 went … Continued

Blockchain ICO Funding Gains Steam Vs VC Investment

Check out even more content at Future of Fintech 2017. Use code “FoFInsights” to get $1000 off your ticket. While traditional VC investment deals to private blockchain companies rose for the third consecutive quarter, more of these startups are turning to initial coin … Continued

AR/VR Deals Catching Eyes: The Top 10 Largest Rounds To AR/VR Startups

As a newly emerging tech area, funding to augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR) has been largely dominated by smaller-seed stage deals. But as the industry matures, check sizes are beginning to swell for certain mature AR/VR startups. No company has … Continued

New Reality: AR/VR Deals Explode

Recently, AR/VR hype has been back on the upswing. Tech giants like Facebook and Apple are reputed to be allocating more than 1000 workers each to their respective AR/VR efforts. Meanwhile, movie studios, media companies and smart money VCs are all investing … Continued
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