Osper empowers young people to manage money responsibly. The company is setting out on a journey to teach young people good habits with money, and are rebuilding banking for young people along the way.

Osper offers a safe MasterCard prepaid debit card with a simple mobile banking app with separate logins for young people and parents. All money on Osper is safely managed by a European regulated bank.
Osper was established in 2012 by Alick Varma. Alick previously worked at McKinsey and Spotify, and also trained to be a maths teacher.
Osper's investors include Index Ventures, Horizons Ventures and a number of entrepreneurs (some of the founders of Funding Circle, Jawbone, LastMinute.com, Mind Candy, Streetcar and SoundCloud) and individuals from the Financial Services market (Travelex CEO and ex-Chairman of Sainsbury's Bank).
Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
33 (est)+4%
Osper was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at Osper

Alick Varma

Alick Varma

CEO and Founder

Osper Office Locations

Osper has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
Chalk Farm Rd

Osper Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$11.2 m

Latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

almost 3 years


Osper's latest funding round in June 2014 was reported to be $10 m. In total, Osper has raised $11.2 m

Osper Financial Metrics

Numbers are in £, GBP

Cash (31-Mar-2016)

283.9 k
Numbers are in £, GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


362.9 k3.3 m283.9 k

Accounts Receivable

1.5 k606.1 k1.2 m

Current Assets

364.5 k3.9 m1.6 m


276.7 k968.4 k1.4 m


40 k30 k20 k

Total Assets

681.2 k4.9 m3 m

Accounts Payable

52.1 k146.5 k672.5 k

Current Liabilities

52.1 k146.5 k672.5 k

Total Equity

629 k4.8 m1.6 m

Financial Leverage

1.1 x1 x1.9 x
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

1.9 x
Osper's employees are reported to be approximately 13% female and 87% male.

Osper Online and Social Media Presence

Osper Company Life and Culture

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