Tech Company Financing Transactions

SoFi Funding Round

SoFi, based in San Francisco, secured $500 million from Silver Lake, Bloomberg Beta and GP Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
2/27/2017
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Amount
$500,000,000
Round
Undisclosed
Investors

Silver Lake (Lead Investor)

Bloomberg Beta

GP Capital

SoftBank Group

Wall Street Technology Investors

Proceeds Purpose
The company says it plans to expand service offerings to Australia and Canada by the end of the year.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Industry
FinTech
Mailing Address
1 Letterman Dr. Building A 4700
San Francisco, CA 94129
USA
Email Address
Overview
Founded in 2011, SoFi is building an innovative marketplace to fix finance -- starting with the broken $1T student loan industry. Today, SoFi connects alumni borrowers and investors to refinance private and federal student loans.
Profile
SoFi LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
SoFi Company Twitter Account
Company News
SoFi News
Facebook
SoFi on Facebook
YouTube
SoFi on YouTube

Management Team

Title
Name
Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Anthony Noto
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Chief Financial Officer
Michelle Gill
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Chief Marketing Officer
Joanne Bradford
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Chief Technical Officer
Tony Donohoe
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Vice President
Ashish Jain
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VP - Bus. Development
William Tanona
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VP - General Counsel
Robert Lavet
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VP - Human Resources
Anna Avalos
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VP - Operations
Richard Garside
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VP - Product Management
Assaf Ronen
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