Founders and CEOs start somewhere, even the most successful ones. Dojo, a UK card payment provider, wanted to discover which universities laid the groundwork for these leaders to succeed.
Using Crunchbase data, experts at Dojo analyzed the profiles of over 63,750 entrepreneurs around the world to create the Pioneering University Index. They used Crunchbase’s ‘CB Rank’ metric to reveal the top 50 ranking alumni from each of the 50 most commonly occurring universities. The result was a list of 2,500 of the most successful business people in the world.
So which universities around the world have produced the most successful CEOs and founders? This North Carolina university made the top of the list. The total rankings below are out of a total of 50. You can see that full list here.