Meet the 32 Israeli Centaurs that reached $100M in ARR

“The Centaur is a enterprise that reaches $100 million of annual recurring income (ARR)—a uncommon breed of cloud enterprise, a part of an elite subset of the rising unicorn herd.”


In the present day there are over 1,000 unicorns globally. However turning into a Unicorn, or receiving a billion greenback valuation is not a sign of development. It’s extra of a mirrored image of investor urge for food and perception in future development potential. The time period ‘Centaur’, coined by enterprise capital agency Bessemer, signifies corporations that achieved $100M in annual recurring income (ARR).

Right here’s the benchmarks Bessemer makes use of to measure this development

Tech12, an Israeli information publication, launched into a particular undertaking to spotlight the 32 Israeli startups that reached a Centaur standing.

Meet the Israeli Centaurs

The 32 Israeli non-public corporations that reached $100M in ARR
  • AtBayinsurance coverage for the digital age
  • Artlist – royalty free music and SFX for movies
  • Armis – asset cybersecurity platform
  • AppsFlyer – cell attribution analytics
  • Checkmarx – utility safety platform
  • Cloudinary – picture and video cloud CDN
  • Cybereason – predict and forestall ransomware assaults
  • Deel – international worker payroll answer
  • eToro – social investing platform
  • Fireblocks – digital asset custodian
  • Forter – fraud detection for digital commerce
  • Fundbox – quick time period loans working capital for SMBs
  • Gong – file, transcribe and analyse b2b gross sales calls
  • Honeybook – shopper administration software program for small companies
  • Lightricks – a collection of content material creation and enhancing apps
  • Minute Media – person generated content material for sports activities platform
  • MoonActive – main cell gaming writer
  • MyHeritage – shopper family tree platform
  • OwnBackup – SaaS knowledge safety and catastrophe restoration
  • Papaya International – international worker payroll platform
  • Rapyd – a worldwide quick funds API
  • Redis – open supply in-memory cloud database
  • Merely (previously Joytunes) – shopper music studying apps
  • SiSense – BI analytics platform
  • Snyk – developer safety for open supply code
  • Tipalti – finish to finish automation for payables, associate funds and procurement
  • Transmit Safety – eradicate password with safe shopper authentication
  • Trax – superior in-store retail automations
  • Huge – flash knowledge storage options
  • Verbit – AI primarily based transcription and captioning service
  • Wiz – safe every part you construct and run within the cloud
  • Yotpo – on-line commerce critiques, advertising and marketing and loyalty options

Instantly noticeable on this record is the massive variety of cybersecurity corporations, however equally spectacular is the variety of Israeli startups within the shopper area (Moon lively, Merely, Lightricks, Minute Media, MyHeritage) attending to over $100 million in ARR. I’m excited for the expertise that can spin out of these corporations to create the subsequent technology of B2C stars popping out of Israel. Sorry for the humbrag, however I’m proud to see Minute Media, our Remagine Ventures portfolio firm (and our solely later stage funding) on this prestigious record.

Israeli startups raised a file of $26.6 billion in 2021, and up to now the fears of a recession haven’t materialised in 2022 regardless of the worldwide slowdown in enterprise exercise. Israeli startups raised $1.1 billion in August and over $2.5 billion in September alone, reaching over $17.4 billion within the first 9 months of 2022. The most effective is but to return.

Eze is managing associate of Remagine Ventures, a seed fund investing in bold founders on the intersection of tech, leisure, gaming and commerce with a highlight on Israel.

I am a former normal associate at google ventures, head of Google for Entrepreneurs in Europe and founding head of Campus London, Google’s first bodily hub for startups.

I am additionally the founding father of Techbikers, a non-profit bringing collectively the startup ecosystem on biking challenges in help of Room to Learn. Since inception in 2012 we have constructed 11 faculties and 50 libraries within the growing world.

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