Gusto (formally ZenPayroll, Inc.) was founded in 2011 by current CEO Joshua Reeves, CTO Edward Kim, and Tomer London. During an interview with Yahoo! Finance in August 2019, Mr. Reeves claimed that Gusto undertaking an IPO was “not if, but when.” He went on to say that he wouldn’t share a timeline. These comments should not be interpreted to mean that the company is formally pursuing or foregoing an IPO.

Gusto operates at the intersection of cloud computing and human resource management. Their platform provides services ranging from payroll to 401k benefits to health insurance. The company has raised nearly $525 million in Venture Capital funding from investors including Acrew Capital, Akkadian Ventures, Fidelity, AME Cloud Ventures, T. Rowe Price, CapitalG, Aspect Ventures, Ribbit Capital, General Catalyst, Kleiner Perkins, Wasabi Venture Partners, Data Collective, Emergence Capital Partners, Salesforce Ventures, and SV Angel. Per company press releases, Gusto last raised $200 million in July 2019 at a post-money valuation of $3.8 billion.

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Who are Gusto's major investors?

Altimeter Capital
Felicis Ventures
General Catalyst
Glynn Capital Management
Google Capital
Slow Ventures
Data Collective
Emergence Capital Partners
Quiet Capital
Kapor Capital
Entree Capital
Bare Ventures

Gusto Funding Rounds and IPO Valuation

Date Funding Round Funding Raised Price per Share IPO Valuation
5/12/2022 Series E $364.64MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
7/24/2019 Series D $205MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
7/30/2018 Series C and C-1 $151.08MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
12/18/2015 Series B-2 $90MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
4/6/2015 Series B $79MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
2/19/2014 Series A $25.75MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
12/11/2012 Series Seed $6.07MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
Based on primary financings
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What is Gusto funding to date?

Gusto has raised $921.54MM with the following series:
$6.07MM raised for Series Seed,$25.75MM raised for Series A,$79MM raised for Series B,$90MM raised for Series B-2,$151.08MM raised for Series C and C-1,$205MM raised for Series D,$364.64MM raised for Series E.
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When was Gusto founded?

Gusto was founded in 2012.
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