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Overview

Location:
Total Funding:$202M
Industry:Fintech
Founded:2016
Lead Investor(s):CreditEase Fintech Investment Fund

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Estimated Revenue & Financials

  • Upgrade's estimated annual revenue is currently $35.8M per year.
  • Upgrade received $62.0M in venture funding in August 2018.
  • Upgrade's estimated revenue per employee is $130,000
  • Upgrade's total funding is $202M.

Employee Data

  • Upgrade has 275 Employees.
  • Upgrade grew their employee count by 4% last year.
  • Upgrade currently has 38 job openings.
Competitor NameRevenueNumber of EmployeesEmployee GrowthTotal FundingPricing
Stripe
$380.1M292435%N/AN/A
Hyperledger
$11.1M8547%N/AN/A
Coinbase
$181.2M139441%N/AN/A
Watsi
$4.8M3712%N/AN/A
ZestFinance
$14.7M113-3%N/AN/A
Pantera Capital
$7.7M594%N/AN/A
DreamTeam
$11.6M89-7%N/AN/A
Shocard
N/AN/AN/AN/A
Hypernet
$7M5413%N/AN/A
Skuchain
N/AN/AN/AN/A
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Upgrade is an online lending platform that combines access to personal loans with free credit monitoring, helping people secure more affordable credit in the long run. Learn more at http://upgrade.com/ We're a team of over 250 talented and passionate fintech engineers, product, credit, finance, legal, compliance, operations and marketing professionals. We are looking for new team members who get excited about constantly learning, and are always seeking to design and implement new and better solutions. Upgrade raised $60 million in Series A funding - the largest ever Series A investment in a US fintech company - from investors including Apoletto, Credit Ease, FirstMark Capital, Noah Holdings, Ribbit Capital, Sands Capital Ventures, Silicon Valley Bank, Union Square Ventures, Uprising and Vy Capital. In 2018, Upgrade was honored as a "Best Place to Work in the Bay Area" by the San Francisco and Silicon Valley Business Journals.

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275

Number of Employees

$35.8M

Revenue (est)

38

Current Jobs

4%

Employee Growth %

$202M

Total Funding

$1B

Valuation

N/A

Accelerator

N/A

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Executive Contacts

NameTitleEmail
Tom SwiftSenior Director of Product ManagementEmail Available
Jennifer HernandezManager of Loan Servicing and CollectionsEmail Available
Kevin AkinFinancial Reporting ManagerEmail Available
Fereidoun KashkooliRisk ManagerEmail Available
Hillary LazarusSenior Director MarketingEmail Available
Avia KayVice President, MarketingEmail Available
Nauzaneen MostofiDirector, People OperationsEmail Available
Natasha KarnikPrincipal EngineerEmail Available
Alex MalyovannyPrincipal Software EngineerEmail Available
Chris CarterDirector Of ComplianceEmail Available

Upgrade News

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12-Sep-19 - How to Upgrade to an iPhone 11 Without Getting Ripped Off

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Upgrade Funding

DateAmountRoundLead InvestorsReference
2017-04-07$60.0MAMultipleArticle
2018-02-27$UndisclosedBArticle
2018-08-24$62.0MCCreditEase Fintech Investment FundArticle

Upgrade Executive Hires

DateNameTitleReference
2017-09-07John DyeGeneral CounselArticle

Upgrade New Location/Offices

DateLocationReference
2017-05-15Phoenix, AZArticle

Upgrade Hiring Plans

DateNumber of EmployeesLocationReference
2017-05-15300Article