Neo4j – The Leader in Graph Technology

Neo4j: A Global Top 100 Most Loved Workplace 2023

Newsweek recognizes Neo4j for our commitment to fostering a relationship-focused culture and collaborative ethos. As pioneers of graph technology, we're driven by our mission to help the world make sense of data. At Neo4j, we celebrate intellectual honesty, positive intent, and commitment to our users, making our workplace a supportive environment for growth and fulfillment.

Neo4j: A Quick History


Neo4j’s founders encountered performance problems with RDBMS and started building the first Neo4j prototype

Neo4j Founders: Emil Eifrem, Johan Svensson and Peter Neubauer


Developed the first ever version of Neo4j


First 24×7 production Neo4j deployment


Formed a Swedish-based company behind Neo4j. Also open sourced the first graph database, Neo4j, under the GPL


Raised seed funding, $2.5M, from Sunstone and Conor and continued development

First Global 2000 Customer


Neo4j version 1.0


Raised A round and moved headquarters to Silicon Valley


Raised $11M Series B from Fidelity, Sunstone, and Conor

GraphConnect SF 2012GraphConnect, first conference on graph databases


Raised $20M Series C from Creandum with Dawn and existing investors

neo4j community

2M+ Downloads of Neo4j


Neo4j 3.0 Released

$36M Series D from Greenbridge Investment


Neo4j Desktop Released

Neo4j announces the industry’s first Graph Platform.


Neo4j Bloom Released

$80M Series E led by Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital & One Peak Partners


Neo4j AuraDB Launched


Neo4j was recognized as a Leader in The Forrester Wave™ for Graph Data Platforms, Q4 2020

GA Release of AuraDB Enterprise

Launched The Neo4j Graph Data Science Library

Formed Graphs 4 COVID-19

Neo4j Online Developer Expo and Summit (NODES) marked our largest digital graph event

Launch of Graphs 4 COVID-19 “GraphHack”, a new Graphs4Good Program initiative to help fight against the spread of the virus


Raised $390M Series F led by Eurazeo with GV, Inovia Capital, and existing investors; it is the largest investment in database history

Launched Neo4j AuraDB Enterprise

Neo4j breaks scale barrier with trillion+ relationship graph

Launched Neo4j AuraDB Free


Launched Neo4j AuraDS (Graph Data Science as a Service)

World of Graphs

Today, thousands of organizations from startups to Fortune 500 companies are using Neo4j to build new and innovative applications that leverage connections in data such as recommendations, impact analysis for network and IT operations, real-time routing for logistics and the next generation business applications such as master data management, identity and access management, content management, fraud detection, portfolio and risk management.