Duolingo Overview

  • Founded
  • 2011
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 350
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series H
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $35M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 13

Duolingo General Information

Description

Developer of a language-learning platform designed to help people to read, listen, and speak multiple languages. The company's platform uses bite-sized lessons that feel like playing a game to keep learners motivated and collects data insights on how people learn to use this data to constantly improve the effectiveness of the platform, enabling users to self learn different languages for free.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational Software
Primary Office
  • 5900 Penn Avenue
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15206
  • United States
+1 (412) 000-0000

Duolingo Timeline

2018201920202021
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Duolingo Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
10. Later Stage VC (Series H) 18-Nov-2020 $35M 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
9. Later Stage VC (Series G) 01-Sep-2020 0000 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Later Stage VC (Series F) 15-Nov-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Secondary Transaction - Private 03-Dec-2018 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series E) 25-Jul-2017 0000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series D) 21-May-2015 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series C) 18-Feb-2014 0000 000.00 00000 Completed Startup
3. Accelerator/Incubator 000.00 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC (Series B) 17-Sep-2012 $15M $18.3M 000.00 Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 01-Oct-2011 $3.3M $3.3M 000.00 Completed Startup
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Duolingo Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series H 000,000 00.000000 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series G 000,000 00.000000 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series F 000,000 00.000000 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series E 0,000,000 00.000000 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00
Series D 0,000,000 00.000000 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series B 6,298,550 $0.000100 $2.38 $2.38 1x $2.38 15.46%
Series A 3,865,073 $0.000100 $0.85 $0.85 1x $0.85 9.49%
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Duolingo Comparisons

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Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Pittsburgh, PA
350 As of 2020
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Duolingo Competitors (39)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Utter Venture Capital-Backed Pune, India 00 00.000 0000000000 0 00.000
000000 Accelerator/Incubator Backed Brasov, Romania 00 000000000000
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00000000 Corporation Dallas, TX
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Duolingo Executive Team (13)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Luis Von Ahn Ph.D Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Matt Skaruppa Chief Financial Officer
Severin Hacker Ph.D Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer & Board Member
Denis Meinert Controller
Rogelio Alvarez Director of Business Development and Sales
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Duolingo Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
Amy Bohutinsky Self Board Member 000 0000
Bing Gordon Duolingo Board Member 000 0000
Brad Burnham Duolingo Board Member 000 0000
Gillian Monson Duolingo Board Member 000 0000
Jim Shelton Duolingo Board Member 000 0000
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Duolingo Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Duolingo Investors (13)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Durable Capital Partners Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Arctic Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
General Atlantic Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
NewView Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Drive Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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