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Next generation issuer processor and program manager for the most innovative card and mobile payments solutions. 
Marqeta is a nimble payments platform with full feature-rich functionality, making it quick and easy to set up new payment cards, configure multiple funding types, and define how and where cards can be used in real-time. Marqeta can power a host of specialty applications, from processing and program management, to multi-merchant commerce, to dynamic spend controls for both business-to-business and consumer use cases. 
The platform is available through a set of modern RESTful APIs, Marqeta puts experimentation, A/B testing and rapid cycling of product development at your fingertips. 
HQOakland, US
Employee Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)366(+4%)
Job Openings29

Key People/Management at Marqeta

Jason Gardner

Jason Gardner

Founder & CEO
Tony Ford

Tony Ford

Omri Dahan

Omri Dahan

Chief Revenue Officer
Gizelle Barany

Gizelle Barany

General Counsel
Dave Matter

Dave Matter

VP of Product
Claire Roberts

Claire Roberts

VP of Risk and Compliance
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Marqeta Office Locations

Marqeta has an office in Oakland
Oakland, US (HQ)
180 Grand Ave 6th Floor
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Marqeta Financials and Metrics

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Marqeta total Funding

$625.5 m

Marqeta latest funding size

$260 m

Time since last funding

7 months ago

Marqeta investors

Marqeta's latest funding round in May 2019 was reported to be $260 m. In total, Marqeta has raised $625.5 m. Marqeta's latest valuation is reported to be $2 b.
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Marqeta News and Updates

Card issuing platform Marqeta to create 175 jobs

Marqeta, the leading global modern card issuing platform, announced today that it expects to create...

Capital on Tap turns to Marqeta for payments processing

Capital on Tap, one of the UK’s fastest growing companies, announced today that it is partnering wit...

Marqeta and CashFlows form European partnership

Marqeta, the leading global modern card issuing platform, announced a new partnership today with Cas...

Card issuing firm Marqeta raises $260m

Marqeta has raised $260 million in a Series E funding round led by Coatue Management, valuing the op...

Payment card startup Marqeta confirms $260M round at close to $2B valuation

Startups that are disrupting and unlocking the lucrative world of financial services continue to unlock big fund funding rounds for themselves. Today, Marqeta — which helps third parties like Square, Affirm, DoorDash, Kabbage and Instacart build and offer card services to their customers — announced…

Goldman Sachs-backed Marqeta rides payments wave to a $2 billion valuation

The payment company powering Square, Instacart, and other popular start-ups closed a new funding round Tuesday that brings its valuation to roughly $2 billion.
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Marqeta Blogs

At Money20/20, Payments Take Center Stage

From brands you know (think Uber) through to brand new startups, the future of payments continuing to evolve well beyond debit and credit cards.Uber’s Head of Payments Peter Hazlehurst perhaps put it best in his Money20/20 keynote when he talked about ways to measure the success of a payments ecosys…

The Shift to Digital-Only Banking Is Intensifying

A New Marqeta Survey Uncovers Opportunities for Digital Banks To Cross the Chasm to Accelerated Customer GrowthHow do consumers today want to interact with their banks? We took this question to the market to find out. In partnership with Propeller Insights, we conducted an extensive survey of more t…

Prefunding New Card Programs is Now Easier with Marqeta

Marqeta Reserve Financing Offers Payment Innovators a New OptionAt Marqeta, we’re always looking for new ways to help our customers bring innovative payment experiences to market quickly. One of our latest focus areas has been onboarding, specifically addressing the roadblock that pre-funded reserve…

Visa and Marqeta Radically Simplify The Process of Launching Card Programs in APAC

Visa and Marqeta Radically Simplify The Process of Launching Card Programs in 10 Countries in Asia-PacificNew partnership offers fintechs a path to growth in the world’s fastest growing digital payments landscapeAsia’s booming economy is largely supported by a payment ecosystem built on hyperlocal p…

Write Your Developer Docs in AsciiDoc

At Marqeta, we’re always thinking about how we can elevate the developer experience. We’re focused on providing the best resources and tools to help innovative businesses build and maintain integrations with the Marqeta payments platform.To help level up our developer experience, we recently release…

Introducing our new, mobile-friendly, documentation experience

Introducing Marqeta’s New, Mobile-Friendly, Documentation ExperienceToday, we’re proud to announce the public release of our new Marqeta Docs site, ensuring developers have an even smoother experience navigating our open APIs.In 2014 we were the first issuer-processor to publish our platform as an o…
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Marqeta Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Marqeta founded?

    Marqeta was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Marqeta key executives?

    Marqeta's key executives are Jason Gardner, Tony Ford and Omri Dahan.

  • How many employees does Marqeta have?

    Marqeta has 366 employees.

  • Who are Marqeta competitors?

    Competitors of Marqeta include Megacool, Wassup Laundry and FiftyThree.

  • Where is Marqeta headquarters?

    Marqeta headquarters is located at 180 Grand Ave 6th Floor, Oakland.

  • Where are Marqeta offices?

    Marqeta has an office in Oakland.

  • How many offices does Marqeta have?

    Marqeta has 1 office.