Affirm is a financial technology services company, offering installment loans to consumers at the point of sale. The Company's aim is to improve the banking industry to be more accountable and accessible to consumers. Affirm lets shoppers pay for purchases across multiple months with transparent, fairly-priced fees built into every payment, and increases conversion and basket size for e-tailers at less than the cost of credit cards.
TypePrivate
HQSan Francisco, US
Founded2012
Size (employees)473 (est)+6%
Websiteaffirm.com
Affirm was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US
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Key People/Management at Affirm

Max Levchin

Max Levchin

Co-Founder & CEO
Libor Michalek

Libor Michalek

CTO
Huey Lin

Huey Lin

COO
Jack Chou

Jack Chou

Head of Product
Sandeep Bhandari

Sandeep Bhandari

Chief Strategy & Risk Officer
Rob Pfeifer

Rob Pfeifer

Chief Revenue Officer
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Affirm Office Locations

Affirm has offices in San Francisco and Sioux Falls
San Francisco, US (HQ)
225 Bush St
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Affirm Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2012

Affirm total Funding

$720 m

Affirm latest funding size

$200 m

Time since last funding

10 months ago

Affirm investors

Affirm's latest funding round in December 2017 was reported to be $200 m. In total, Affirm has raised $720 m. Affirm's latest valuation is reported to be $1.8 b.
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Affirm Revenue

Market valuation

1.8b
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Affirm Operating Metrics

Y, 2017

Merchants

1 k
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Human Capital Metrics

Affirm's employees are reported to be approximately 30% female and 70% male.
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Affirm News and Updates

Lending startup Affirm to open Pittsburgh office, with plans to hire 500 people in 5 years

Affirm, reportedly valued at nearly $2 billion, will hire for primarily operational and back-office roles in its new Pittsburgh office.

Square takes on Affirm with point-of-sale installment loans

The Jack Dorsey-led company is further expanding into products that serve consumers directly. Shoppers who buy big-ticket items from Square merchants will now have the option to pay via installment loans, the company said today. Square will offer the point-of-sale loans for amounts between $250 and…

Gerawan Applauds the California Supreme Court's Decision to Affirm the Right of Farmworkers to Have Their Votes Counted

FRESNO, Calif., Sept. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Supreme Court yesterday unanimously rejected a bid by the United Farm Workers of America (UFW) and the California Agricultural Labor Relations Board (ALRB) to overturn a court order directing the ALRB to count the ballots in...

Lowe’s Ventures backs Moved, a startup that makes moving less stressful

Adam Pittenger knows that moving is tough — after all, he said he’s moved eight times in the past seven years. Pittenger said that there are several reasons why the process can be stressful, like the fact that most people aren’t experts on moving, since they don’t do it as often as him (seriously, e…

Max Levchin Has a Choice Response to Critics--but It Might Not Be One to Replicate

The entrepreneur had some instructive remarks for anyone interested in combating criticism.

Affirm financing is now available in brick-and-mortar stores

Affirm, a point-of-sale lending startup, has popularized the use of online installment loans to pay for big-ticket purchases like sofas and mattresses. Now the company is bringing its technology into brick-and-mortar retail, starting with a dozen existing merchant partners, including Peloton and Sim…
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