Intercom was founded in 2011 by Eoghan McCabe, Des Traynor, Ciaran Lee, and David Barrett. The company has not officially endorsed a plan to participate in an IPO.
Intercom is a Conversational Relationship platform that helps businesses build better customer relationships through personalized, messenger-based experiences. The company has raised approximately $240 million in Venture Capital funding from investors including Right Ventures, 500 Startups, Social Capital, venBio, Brandon Capital Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, 137 Ventures, GV, Kleiner Perkins, Vulcan Capital, Index Ventures, and ICONIQ Capital. Per company press releases, Intercom last raised $125 million in May 2018 at a post-money valuation of $1.25 billion.