BOKU is a mobile online payments company. Boku aims to create a frictionless payment system allowing a mobile phone number to be used as a safe and secure payment instrument. Its bank-grade payments technology allows consumers to charge purchases to their mobile phone bill.
Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
158 (est)-1%
Boku was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People/Management at Boku

Jon Prideaux

Jon Prideaux

Paul McGuire

Paul McGuire

Adam Lee

Adam Lee

Chief Revenue Officer
Stuart Neal

Stuart Neal

Advisory Board Member

Boku Office Locations

Boku has offices in San Francisco, London, Mumbai, München and in 1 other location
San Francisco, US (HQ)
735 Battery St
London, GB (HQ)
6 Boundary Row
München, DE
18 Marcel-Breuer-Straße
Mumbai, IN
Cosmos Plaza DN Nagar Muncipal School Rd
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Boku Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$86.8 m

Latest funding size

$13.8 m

Time since last funding

over 1 year


Boku's latest funding round in September 2016 was reported to be $13.8 m. In total, Boku has raised $86.8 m. Boku's latest valuation is reported to be $172 m.

Boku Financials

which is a 79% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

16.7 m

Market valuation

172 m

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

1 m
USDQ3, 2016Q3, 2017


9.4 m16.7 m
USDY, 2017


107.1 k
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Boku Operating Metrics

Boku's Users was reported to be 3.2 b in Nov, 2017
Nov, 2017


3.2 b
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Boku's Web-traffic and Trends

Boku Online and Social Media Presence

Boku News and Updates

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