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Checkr is a company that provides background checks for global enterprises and startups. It offers API or web dashboard for companies to manage all their background screening needs, from applicant consent to adverse actions. The company uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to provide employment verification, education verification, identity verification, sex offender registry check, and national criminal records check.

TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitecheckr.com
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureB+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)411
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Checkr

Olivier Adler

Olivier Adler

VP, Financial Planning & Strategy
Matt Curl

Matt Curl

VP, Revenue Operations
Kristen Faris

Kristen Faris

SVP, Industry Strategy & Sales Solutions
Marc Diouane

Marc Diouane

Chief Business Officer
Linda Shaffer

Linda Shaffer

Chief People & Operations Officer
Naeem Ishaq

Naeem Ishaq

Chief Financial Officer
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Checkr Office Locations

Checkr has offices in San Francisco and Denver
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
1 Montgomery St
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Checkr Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2014

Checkr total Funding

$309 m

Checkr latest funding size

$160 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Checkr investors

Checkr's latest funding round in September 2019 was reported to be $160 m. In total, Checkr has raised $309 m. Checkr's latest valuation is reported to be $2.2 b.
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Checkr Revenue

Market valuation

2.2b
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Checkr Operating Metrics

Checkr's Customers was reported to be 10 k in Jul, 2018.
Jul, 2018Oct, 2019

Customers

10 k

Partners (Applicant Tracking Systems)

17

Partners (HR Systems)

11

Partners (Onboarding)

5
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Checkr Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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Checkr Online and Social Media Presence

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Checkr Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B+

    82/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    88/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    69/100

  • Diversity

    B+

    82/100

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Checkr Blogs

Checkr Named to Forbes Cloud 100 for Second Consecutive Year

Today we’re proud to share that Checkr has been named to the Forbes Cloud 100 list as one of the top privately held companies for the second year in a row. Produced in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners, the list profiles top-tier private companies who are redefining the future o…

How Checkr is Leveraging Humans to Build Trust in Technology

For employers, embracing technology is a must-have rather than a nice to have. As our workforce continues to grow and options for employment diversify into flexible, remote and on-demand models, the need for technology increases. We’re able to complete tasks and jobs quicker by adopting …

Transparency is Key: Introducing Checkr ETA

We’re building Checkr to help address the needs of both customers and candidates. To that end, one of the biggest challenges we’ve heard consistently is the lack of transparency throughout the background check process. Specifically, knowing how long a background check will take from begi…

Hiring, Safety, and Compliance Converge at Checkr Forward

Making hiring more efficient, reducing bias, and improving compliance are what drive Checkr’s mission. They’re also at the forefront of our first annual conference, Checkr Forward, a central gathering of customers, partners, and industry experts in San Francisco on November 4-5th.

The Secrets to Hiring Generation Z: Our Top 5 Tips

When 20-year-old Diego Kagle applied to work at a ski lodge during a year off between high school and college, he combed through Glassdoor to see how others liked working at the Colorado resort.

Marc Diouane Joins Checkr as Chief Business Officer

Checkr’s mission is to build a fairer future by improving our customers’ understanding of the past. As we work to achieve this audacious goal, we need the right executive leadership in place. So when we were looking to add to our existing team, we sought a Chief Business Officer who beli…
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Checkr Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Checkr founded?

    Checkr was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Checkr key executives?

    Checkr's key executives are Olivier Adler, Matt Curl and Kristen Faris.

  • How many employees does Checkr have?

    Checkr has 411 employees.

  • Who are Checkr competitors?

    Competitors of Checkr include Onfido, NorthRow and HireRight.

  • Where is Checkr headquarters?

    Checkr headquarters is located at 1 Montgomery St, San Francisco.

  • Where are Checkr offices?

    Checkr has offices in San Francisco and Denver.

  • How many offices does Checkr have?

    Checkr has 2 offices.