BetterUp, the coaching startup that hired Prince Harry, nearly triples its valuation.
Last valued at $1.7 billion, employee wellness startup BetterUp raises funding at a $4.7 billion valuation as companies try to coach and understand their employees.
BetterUp, the employee wellness and coaching startup, is now worth $4.7 billion. Courtesy of BetterUp
The mental health and employee coaching startup finally became a unicorn in late February, some eight years after its founding. Roughly a month later, it hired Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, as its chief impact officer. Then, in September, the company made its first two acquisitions, snapping up an Amsterdam-based employee performance software business, Impraise, and San Francisco-based analytics company Motive Software.