Neo4j was founded in 2007 by Emil Eifrem, Johan Svensson, and Peter Neubauer. During a 2022 interview at a Data Driven NYC Event, CEO Eifrem alluded to hopes that Neo4j could become a public company in "a couple of years."
Neo4j offers a graph-based data analysis platform for enterprises. Applications include analytics and artificial intelligence, fraud detection, real-time recommendations, and knowledge graphs. The company counts more than 75% of the Fortune 100 among its customer base. Neo4j has raised more than $550 million in venture capital funding from investors including Eurazeo, GV, Alanda Capital, One Peak Partners, and iNovia Capital. Following a $325 million funding round in 2021, Neo4j announced that its valuation had surpassed $2 billion.
These comments should not be interpreted to mean that the company is formally pursuing or foregoing an IPO.