Funding Received
$7.7 Million in 2 Rounds from 12 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$5.9 Million Series A on April 22, 2013
Headquarters:
Palo Alto, CA
Description:
Upstart is an online lending platform that uses data to bring together high potential borrowers and investors.
Founders:
Mark Levin, Dave Girouard
Categories:
Finance Technology, Personal Finance, Finance
Website:
http://www.upstart.com

Company Details

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Founded by ex-Googlers, Upstart is an online lending platform that goes beyond the FICO score to finance people based on signals of their potential, including schools attended, area of study, academic performance, and work history. Our proprietary underwriting model identifies high quality borrowers despite limited credit and employment experience.

Upstart offers 3-year fixed interest loans. Funds can be used for almost anything, including starting a business, paying for a coding bootcamp, eliminating student debt or paying off credit cards.

Current Team (5)

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Past Team (1)

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    Ross Dakin

    Staff Engineer
    Oct 8, 2012 - Dec 16, 2013

Investors (12)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Headquarters

    PO Box 61203

    Palo Alto, CA 94306

    USA

Competitors (1)

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