2019 IPO

Lyft Stock

Transportation-as-a-Service Company

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Notable Investors

Andreessen Horowitz


San Francisco CA, US

Total Funding


About Lyft Stock

Lyft is a transportation-as-a-service company that provides ride-hail, ride-share, and autonomous vehicle services. Users are able to request rides through their mobile app. Lyft claims that its platform is available to over 95% of the U.S. population and in select Canadian cities. Lyft also allows riders to schedule rides up to seven days in advance. Its services are primarily focused on college, university, and corporate communities.

Lyft was founded in June 2012 by Logan Green and John Zimmer. The company is based in San Francisco.

Source: Crunchbase; Lyft


Lyft went public on March 29, 2019. Want to learn more about the IPO? Visit our IPO center.

Lyft Stock


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ECA Ventures

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Fortress Investment Group

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K9 Ventures

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Melo7 Tech Partners LLC

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Funding History

June 2010$1.4M
August 2011$6.2M
October 2012$14.9M
May 2013$61.5M
March 2014$250M
March 2015$916M
December 2015$998M
April 2017$600M
October 2017$1.7B
June 2018$600M
March 2019$2.5B


Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder and Director

Logan Green

President, Co-Founder and Vice Chairman

John Zimmer

Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer

Ran Makavy

Chief Operating Officer

Jon McNeill

Chief Financial Officer

Brian Roberts

General Counsel and Secretary

Kristin Sverchek


TechCrunch - Jun, 7 2019

Lyft sues SF over bike-share program

Wall Streets Journal - Apr, 20 2019

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TechCrunch - Mar, 27 2019

Lyft increases IPO price

TechCrunch - Dec, 23 2018

The electric scooter wars of 2018

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