Instacart was founded in 2012 by Apoorva Mehta, Brandon Leonardo, and Max Mullen. In a May 2019 interview with CNBC, CEO Apoorva Mehta noted, when discussing the importance of profitability, that the company is preparing for an eventual IPO. These comments should not be interpreted to mean that the company is formally pursuing or foregoing an IPO.

Instacart owns and operates a grocery delivery service. The company has raised nearly $2.2 billion in Venture Capital funding from investors including Tiger Global Management, Coatue Management, G Squared, Dragoneer Investment Group, Comcast Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, Thrive Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Canaan Partners, Khosla Ventures, DST Global, General Catalyst, and Sequoia Capital. Per company press releases, Instacart last raised $225 million in June 2020 at a post-money valuation of $13.7 billion.

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Who are Instacart's major investors?

Sequoia Capital
Andreessen Horowitz
Khosla Ventures
Y Combinator
Kleiner Perkins
Canaan Partners

Instacart Funding Rounds and IPO Valuation

Date Funding Round Funding Raised Price per Share IPO Valuation
2/26/2021 Series I and I-1 $39.13B $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
10/8/2020 Series H $17.71B $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
6/11/2020 Series G $13.74B $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
11/15/2018 Series F $7.71B $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
4/13/2018 Series E $4.37B $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
3/15/2017 Series D $3.51B $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
7/10/2015 Series C $2.06B $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
6/10/2014 Series B and B1 $378.98MM $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
6/26/2013 Series A $23.03MM $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
Based on primary financings
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What is Instacart funding to date?

Instacart has raised $2.66B with the following series:
$23.03MM for Series A, $378.98MM for Series B and B1, $2.06B for Series C, $3.51B for Series D, $4.37B for Series E, $7.71B for Series F, $13.74B for Series G, $17.71B for Series H, $39.13B for Series I and I-1

When was Instacart founded?

Instacart was founded in 2012.

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What is Instacart?

Instacart is a grocery delivery service that hires personal shoppers to shop on behalf of the user and then drop off the groceries at their home.

How does Instacart work?

Instacart’s platform has several large grocery store chains and offers same-day delivery in select cities.

Who are the founders of Instacart?

The founders of Instacart are Apoorva Mehta, Brandon Leonardo, and Max Mullen.

Who is the CEO of Instacart?

In August 2021, Fidji Simo was appointed CEO of Instacart.

How old is Instacart?

Instacart was founded in June, 2012.

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