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Kiva is a mission-driven technology company. It operates a marketplace platform for crowd-funded micro-loans to serve the financially excluded in sectors such as education, water, clean energy, and refugee resettlement.

TypePrivate
Founded2005
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitekiva.org
Employee Ratings4.3
Overall CultureA

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)357(-1%)
Job Openings41
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Kiva

Julie Hanna

Julie Hanna

Executive Chair of the Board
Jason Eyler

Jason Eyler

Executive VP of Marketplace
Ken Leung

Ken Leung

Executive VP of Engineering
Maya Chorengel

Maya Chorengel

Director
Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman

Director
John D. Muller

John D. Muller

Director
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Kiva Office Locations

Kiva has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
875 Howard St #340, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US
986 Mission St #400, San Francisco
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Kiva Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2005

Kiva total Funding

$4 m

Kiva latest funding size

$3 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago
Kiva's latest funding round in June 2016 was reported to be $3 m. In total, Kiva has raised $4 m
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Human Capital Metrics

Source: github.com
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Kiva Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

77/100

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Kiva Online and Social Media Presence

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Kiva Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    80/100

  • CEO Rating

    A-

    76/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    78/100

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Kiva News and Updates

Kiva Sales & Service (KSS) Appoints Former Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits Executive Brooks Jorgensen As President

ALAMEDA, Calif., Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kiva Sales & Service, one of the leading cannabis distributors in California, has formally announced the appointment of Brooks Jorgensen as President. Jorgensen is the former Vice President and General Manager of Southern Glazer's Wine and...

Meet Kiva Schuler - On a mission to empower 1000 new parenting coaches to end childhood trauma

Kiva Schuler, CEO and Co-Founder at The Jai Institute For Parenting is interviewed on the Mission Matters Business Podcast with Adam Torres. Kiva Schuler, CEO and Co-Founder at The Jai Institute For Parenting is interviewed on the Mission Matters Business Podcast with Adam Torres.

Geek+, the Amazon Kiva of China, lands $200 million Series C

Geek+, a Beijing-based startup that makes warehouse fulfillment robots similar to those of Amazon’s Kiva, said Thursday that it has closed over $200 million in a Series C funding round. That bumps total capital raised by the 5-year-old company to date to nearly $390 million. The new round, completed…

Beerbower Advertising & Marketing (BAM) Has Launched a Social Mission to Support Kiva - a Microfinance Nonprofit

BAM has announced that five percent of all of its proceeds will go to support Kiva.

Kiva, Sierra Leone And United Nations Agencies Partner To Implement "Credit Bureau Of The Future"

NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- President Julius Maada Bio of Sierra Leone announced today at the 73rd Session of the U.N. General Assembly (UNGA) a partnership that brings together leading technology nonprofit Kiva, the U.N. Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) and the U.N....

This young lending startup just secured $70 million to lend $2 at a time

You don’t hear of many $2 loans in the United States, where $2 won’t buy you more than a chocolate bar. But in cities like Lagos, Nigeria, and Nairobi, Kenya, $2 has the buying power of roughly $40, making such “micro” loans useful when you’re running a small business. And borrowing $2 from a startu…
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Kiva Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kiva founded?

    Kiva was founded in 2005.

  • Who are Kiva key executives?

    Kiva's key executives are Julie Hanna, Jason Eyler and Ken Leung.

  • How many employees does Kiva have?

    Kiva has 357 employees.

  • Who are Kiva competitors?

    Competitors of Kiva include Earnest, Muthoot Microfin and Action Financial Services.

  • Where is Kiva headquarters?

    Kiva headquarters is located at 875 Howard St #340, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Kiva offices?

    Kiva has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Kiva have?

    Kiva has 2 offices.