Started in 2007, Airbnb is the world’s largest online alternative accommodation travel agency, also offering booking services for boutique hotels and experiences. Airbnb’s platform offered 5.7 million active alternative accommodation listings and 247 million guest arrivals in 2019. Listings from the company’s 4 million hosts are spread over 220 countries and 100,000 cities. In 2019, 41% of revenue was from the North American region, 40% from Europe/Middle East/Africa, 12% from Asia-Pacific, and 7% from Latin America. Transaction fees for online bookings account for all its revenue.
Dan WasiolekSenior Equity Analyst