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).