Quora was founded in 2009 by Adam D'Angelo and Charlie Cheever. The company has not officially endorsed a plan to participate in an IPO.
Quora is a platform that allows people to ask questions and connect with people who contribute unique insights and quality answers. The company has raised $285 million in Venture Capital funding from investors including BlackRock, Valor Equity Partners, Collaborative Fund, Inside Capital, K2 Global, Tiger Global Management, Y Combinator, Matrix Partners, North Bridge Venture Partners, and Benchmark. It has been widely reported that Quora last raised $60 million in May 2019 at a post-money valuation of approximately $2 billion.