2021 Endeavor Impact Report

Pulling the Future Forward

We’ve released our 2021 Impact Report, celebrating the power of Endeavor’s global network, showcasing key highlights on how Endeavor Entrepreneurs are pulling the future-forward.

Zoom In: 2021 was the Year of the Unicorn. Across the media landscape, stories of startups achieving the signature milestone of a one billion dollar valuation were trumpeted everywhere. Likewise, Endeavor had a banner year for unicorns, with more than 50 companies in our network that qualify for this rare-breed status, a tenfold increase in just the last few years.

  • Endeavor has selected, supported, and invested in more than 2,100 founders across 40 markets in Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and the United States.
  • In 2021, Endeavor held 12 virtual International Selection Panels, where we welcomed 141 new entrepreneurs from 27 markets into the network.
  • With 43% of Endeavor Catalyst’s Unicorns being invested in at their Series A, Endeavor Catalyst is one of the most successful early-stage investors in Unicorns outside of the US, China, and India.
  • Endeavor Catalyst has made 230 investments across 30+ different markets to date. It has been recognized as one of the most active investors in Latin America, the Middle East, and Europe.

Zoom Out: This year’s report celebrates the success that our remarkable Endeavor community helped to create. In a challenging time, we have emerged stronger than ever and are committed to writing a shared future together.

Dive In: Read the report online here or download PDF below.