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Affirm is a financial technology services company, offering installment loans to consumers at the point of sale. It allows shoppers to pay for purchases across multiple months with fees built into every payment and increases conversion and basket size.
TypePrivate
Founded2012
HQSan Francisco, US
Websiteaffirm.com
Employee Ratings3.8
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)967(+2%)
Job Openings77
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Affirm

Max Levchin

Max Levchin

Founder & CEO
Greg Fisher

Greg Fisher

Chief Marketing Officer
Jude Komuves

Jude Komuves

Chief People Officer
Michael Linford

Michael Linford

Chief Financial Officer
Sandeep Bhandari

Sandeep Bhandari

Chief Strategy & Risk Officer
Libor Michalek

Libor Michalek

President of Technology
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Affirm Office Locations

Affirm has offices in San Francisco, Chicago and New York
San Francisco, US (HQ)
650 California St, San Francisco
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Affirm Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Affirm's latest funding round in September 2020 was reported to be $500 m. In total, Affirm has raised $1.5 b. Affirm's latest valuation is reported to be $2.9 b.
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Affirm Revenue

Market valuation

2.9b
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Affirm Operating Metrics

Y, 2017Sep, 2020

Merchants

1 k600
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Affirm Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Affirm Online and Social Media Presence

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Affirm Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    80/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    92/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    64/100

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Affirm News and Updates

IPO party: Airbnb, DoorDash, Roblox, Wish and Affirm all line up for December offerings

December is shaping up to be a busy month for tech-related initial public offerings, with Airbnb Inc. likely to be joined by DoorDash Inc., Roblox, Wish and Affirm according to reports today. Airbnb was reported to be releasing its IPO details for a December listing this week according to a report …

DoorDash, Wish and Affirm Join Airbnb to Fuel Year-End IPO Boom

DoorDash, Wish and Affirm Join Airbnb to Fuel Year-End IPO Boom

Public investors stay in love with tech, as Root and Affirm file to IPO

Why there are so many tech IPOs right now.

Affirm says it has filed confidential IPO paperwork

Financial technology company Affirm Holdings Inc., which lets consumers split purchases into installments, announced Thursday afternoon that it had filed confidential paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission related to a proposed initial public offering. The company has yet to determine…

Max Levchin's lending start-up Affirm confidentially files to go public

Founded in 2013 by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, Affirm has become one of the fastest-growing "buy now pay later" start-ups.

Affirm files confidentially to go public

This afternoon Affirm, a startup focused on providing point-of-sale credit to consumers making online purchases, announced that it has filed to go public. The filing is confidential, so there’s little to be gleaned about the company’s performance from the news. That Affirm was exploring a public off…
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Affirm Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Affirm founded?

    Affirm was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Affirm key executives?

    Affirm's key executives are Max Levchin, Greg Fisher and Jude Komuves.

  • How many employees does Affirm have?

    Affirm has 967 employees.

  • Who are Affirm competitors?

    Competitors of Affirm include Varo Money, GreenSky and Earnest.

  • Where is Affirm headquarters?

    Affirm headquarters is located at 650 California St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Affirm offices?

    Affirm has offices in San Francisco, Chicago and New York.

  • How many offices does Affirm have?

    Affirm has 3 offices.