Y Combinator

Y Combinator is a seed accelerator that provides financing services and business consulting to startup companies.

Type
Investor
HQ
Mountain View, US
Founded
2005
Y Combinator was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Mountain View, US

Key People/Management at Y Combinator

Daniel Gross

Daniel Gross

Partner
Gustaf Alstromer

Gustaf Alstromer

Partner
Jessica Livingston

Jessica Livingston

Partner
Gia Scinto

Gia Scinto

Head of Talent

Y Combinator Office Locations

Y Combinator has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, US (HQ)
320 Pioneer Way

Y Combinator Operating Metrics

Jan, 2017

Portfolio Companies

1.47 k

Y Combinator Investment Portfolio

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Y Combinator News and Updates

Y Combinator is zeroing in on bigger, breakaway companies with a new growth-stage program

 Y Combinator funds a lot of companies, but there’s always more it could be doing, said its president, Sam Altman. Altman added that YC is “always slightly broken, because we’re always trying to grow; we’re always trying to do new things.” Today, the outfit is taking the wraps off a new growth-stage…

Y Combinator announces growth program for later stage startups

Silicon Valley-based accelerator Y Combinator (YC) announced today that it is launching a growth program for later stage startups. The program, which will be a 10-week dinner series, is designed for founders of post-series A startups who have between 50 and 100 employees. Over the past decade, YC ha…

Y Combinator to raise second and third venture funds

Y Combinator submitted financial documents for a second and third venture fund, according to filings with the SEC.

Y Combinator Has Quietly Cut Ties With Peter Thiel

The Trump supporter stirred controversy for the storied incubator.

Y Combinator cuts ties with Peter Thiel

Silicon Valley startup accelerator Y Combinator has cut ties with Peter Thiel, BuzzFeed reported.  The billionaire PayPal founder joined the accelerator as a part-time partner in 2015. Since then, he's become better-known outside the tech world for funding the lawsuit that took down Gawker and for…

Peter Thiel is no longer affiliated with star accelerator Y Combinator

It happened quietly, almost without notice. A 2015 blog post titled “Welcome Peter,” which announced the investor’s arrival as a part-time partner at accelerator Y…
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