Uber tops the 2016 CNBC Disruptor 50
Business news network CNBC unveiled on Tuesday its fourth annual Disruptor 50, a ranked list of the world’s most ambitious and innovative private companies changing the economy and overall business landscape.
This year saw the most nominations ever, with 750 companies vying for a spot on the CNBC Disruptor 50 list, more than double the number of nominees from 2015.
According to CNBC, these top-notch startups with their forward-thinking founders have identified unexploited niches in the marketplace that have the potential to become billion-dollar businesses, and they played a key role in being that leader.
Many on the list have already passed the billion-dollar mark at a speed that is unprecedented.
Here are the top five:
- Palantir Technologies
— Check out the entire list on CNBC