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Checkr Stock

Automated background checks



Notable Investors

Khosla Ventures


San Francisco CA, US

Total Funding


About Checkr Stock

Checkr is a background check company that claims to use artificial intelligence and machine learning to make hiring more inclusive and efficient. Checkr uses the same data sources as traditional background check companies, but is able to provide clients with results of the background checks faster than traditional companies. Checkr also has a variety of tools on its website for HR and compliance teams to use throughout the hiring process. As of January 2020, Checkr has provided more than 42 million background checks. 

Checkr is backed by investors including Y Combinator, IVP, and Khosla Ventures. Checker was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. 


Funding History

October 2014$9.0M
October 2014$1.4M
October 2015$40.4M
April 2018$100M
September 2019$175M


Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Daniel Yanisse

Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Jonathan Perichon

Chief Trust & Security Officer

Cory Louie

Chief Business Officer

Marc Diouane

Chief People & Operations Officer

Linda Shaffer

Senior Vice President, Customer Success

Sangeeta Chakraborty

Vice President, People

Margie Lee-Johnson

General Counsel

Irene Liu


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