Avant is a fast-growing marketplace lending platform that is lowering the costs and barriers of borrowing for consumers. Through the use of big data and machine-learning algorithms, the company offers a unique and highly customized approach to streamlined credit options. At its core, Avant is a tech company that is dedicated to creating innovative and practical financial products for all consumers. Avant operates in 46 U.S. states and under the name AvantCredit in the United Kingdom and Canada.
Type
Private
HQ
Chicago, US
Founded
2012
Employees
452 (est)-1%
Avant was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Chicago, US

Key People at Avant

Albert Goldstein

Albert Goldstein

Co-Founder, CEO
Adam Hughes

Adam Hughes

President
Paul Zhang

Paul Zhang

Co-Founder & CTO
John Sun

John Sun

Co-Founder & Chief Credit Officer
Suk Shah

Suk Shah

Chief Finance Officer & Chief Risk Officer
Anna Fridman

Anna Fridman

Chief Compliance Officer

Avant Locations

Chicago, US
London, GB
Los Angeles, US

Avant Metrics

Avant Summary

Founding Date

2012

Market valuation*

$2 B

Total Funding

$1.74 B

Latest funding size

$325 M

Time since last funding

over 1 year

Investors

* Source: http://www.businessinsider.com/startu...
We estimate that Avant's latest funding round in September 2015 was $325 M. In total, Avant has raised $1.74 B. We estimate that Avant's latest valuation is $2 B.

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