Lyft Revenue and Competitors

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  • Lyft's estimated annual revenue is currently $2.8B per year.(i)
  • Lyft received $600.0M in venture funding in June 2018.
  • Lyft's estimated revenue per employee is $126,043
  • Lyft's total funding is $4.9B.
  • Lyft's current valuation is $14.1B. (January 2022)

Employee Data

  • Lyft has 22294 Employees.(i)
  • Lyft grew their employee count by 3% last year.
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Lyft was founded in June 2012 by Logan Green and John Zimmer to improve people's lives with the world's best transportation. Lyft is the fastest growing rideshare company in the U.S. and is available to 95 percent of the US population as well as in Ontario, Canada. Lyft is preferred by drivers and passengers for its respectful and friendly experience, and its commitment to effecting positive change for the future of our cities. Wherever you're headed, count on Lyft for rides in minutes. The Lyft app matches you with local drivers at the tap of a button. Just request and go.

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Lyft News

2022-04-19 - Pentagon Taps Lyft’s Machine-Learning Chief

Craig Martell was named as the Defense Department's first chief digital and artificial intelligence officer.

2022-04-17 - Pentagon hires first chief digital and AI officer from Lyft

Craig Martell has left his role as head of machine learning for Silicon Valley rideshare company Lyft to be the Pentagon's first chief...

2022-04-17 - Lyft exec Craig Martell tapped as Pentagon's AI chief: Exclusive Interview

WASHINGTON: Craig Martell, head of machine learning at Lyft, has been named the Pentagon's Chief Digital and Artificial Intelligence Officer...

2021-10-07 - Lyft now lets you pay for your Tinder date’s ride

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2021-07-15 - Lyft bringing back shared rides but will require everyone to wear masks

Lyft said it's bringing back its shared rides booking option in select U.S. markets for the first time since the pandemic. Starting Monday, consumers in Philadelphia, Chicago and Denver can book the option that allows multiple passengers to split a car that's going in the same direction. Lyft is ...

Company NameRevenueNumber of EmployeesEmployee GrowthTotal Funding

Lyft Funding

DateAmountRoundLead InvestorsReference
2014-04-03$250.0MDCoatue ManagementArticle
2015-02-13$250.0MUndisclosedCoatue ManagementArticle
2015-03-13$530.0MERakuten IncArticle
2015-12-29$247.7MFKingdom Holding CompanyArticle
2017-06-13$25.0MUndisclosedInMotion VenturesArticle
2018-06-28$600.0MIFidelity Management & Research CompanyArticle