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Upgrade Stock

Online Consumer Credit Platform

Upgrade is a neobank that aims to offer credit to mainstream consumers as well as help consumers better understand and manage their money.

About Upgrade Stock




San Francisco, CA, US

Notable Investor

Union Square Ventures

Total Funding


Upgrade is a neobank that aims to offer credit to mainstream consumers as well as help consumers better understand and manage their money. Upgrade Card claims to provide a credit card that brings the low cost and responsible credit of installment lending to millions of retail locations in the U.S., while Upgrade Account is a mobile banking product offered to mainstream consumers.

Founded in 2016, Upgrade is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with a service center in Phoenix, Arizona, and a technology center in Montreal, Canada. Notable investors include CreditEase Fintech Investment Fund, Mouro Capital, and Silicon Valley Bank.

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Upgrade Management

Leadership team at Upgrade

Chief Executive Officer

Renaud Laplanche

Chief Finance Officer

Jeff Bogan

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