Y Combinator

Y Combinator is a startup accelerator. It provides seed funding for a range of startups twice a year.

HQMountain View, CA, US
Size (employees)1,459 (est)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Y Combinator was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA, US

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Key People/Management at Y Combinator

Trevor Blackwell

Trevor Blackwell

Founder, Retired
Yin Wu

Yin Wu

Paul Graham

Paul Graham

Founder, Retired
Jessica Livingston

Jessica Livingston

Robert Morris

Robert Morris

Founder, Retired
Nicole Cadman

Nicole Cadman

General Counsel
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Y Combinator Office Locations

Y Combinator has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, CA, US (HQ)
335 Pioneer Way
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Y Combinator News and Updates

Y Combinator entrepreneurs say they were kicked out of the accelerator for criticizing its founders and slamming efforts to skip vaccine lines

Summary List PlacementTwo entrepreneurs claimed Friday the startup accelerator Y Combinator kicked them out of its program for speaking publicly about misogyny and members' efforts to circumvent COVID-19 vaccine eligibility requirements. "Lol just got kicked out of @ycombinator," Dark CEO Paul Big…

Pakistani retail startup bags $17m from Y Combinator, others

Tajir is a marketplace that helps store owners buy inventory and get the products delivered to their stores the next day.

Y Combinator joins $8.75m seed round of Indian corporate card provider Kodo

The investment comes after Kodo took part in Y Combinator's winter 2021 batch.

Houm raises 8 million dollar round after Y Combinator program

CIUDAD DE MÉXICO, Mexico, May 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ● Y Combinator, Goodwater Ventures, OneVC, Vast VC, Liquid2, and Myelin join their captable ● Tech pundits like Elad Gil, Eric Wu, Austen Allred, and John Kobs are new Houm investors Houm has recently raised USD $8 MM after their...

Parisian fintech Finary raises €2.2 million, Y Combinator and Kima Ventures on board

Paris-based real-time investment monitoring platform Finary has raised €2.2 million in a seed round led by Speedinvest that saw participation from Y Combinator, Xavier Niel’s Kima Ventures, and a number of angel investors including Luke co-founder Raphaël Vullierme. The funding is expected to expand…
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Y Combinator Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Y Combinator founded?

    Y Combinator was founded in 2005.

  • Who are Y Combinator key executives?

    Y Combinator's key executives are Trevor Blackwell, Yin Wu and Paul Graham.

  • How many employees does Y Combinator have?

    Y Combinator has 1,459 employees.

  • Who are Y Combinator competitors?

    Competitors of Y Combinator include Techstars, Foundry Group and NextView Ventures.

  • Where is Y Combinator headquarters?

    Y Combinator headquarters is located at 335 Pioneer Way, Mountain View.

  • Where are Y Combinator offices?

    Y Combinator has an office in Mountain View.

  • How many offices does Y Combinator have?

    Y Combinator has 1 office.