Backer Overview

  • Founded
  • 2015
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 11
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Early Stage VC
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $8.4M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 27

Backer General Information

Description

Developer of an investment platform designed to guide college students to save money. The company's platform guides parents to open a tax-free investment account, determine savings goals as well as invite family and friends to get involved in the process, enabling parents to build a community of moral and financial assistance for their kid's future.

Contact Information

Website
www.backer.com
Formerly Known As
CollegeBacker
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Financial Services
Other Industries
Financial Software
Primary Office
  • 474 Bryant Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94107
  • United States
+1 (844) 000-0000

Backer Timeline

2018201920202021
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth
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Backer Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Early Stage VC 28-Apr-2021 $8.4M 0000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Seed Round 05-Aug-2019 00.00 00.000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Accelerator/Incubator 30-Oct-2015 $125K $125K Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 15-Jun-2015 Completed Generating Revenue
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Backer Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Seed 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Pre-Seed 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
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Backer Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jordan Lee Ph.D Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Bharat Mediratta Advisor
Matt Humphrey Advisor
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Backer Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since
James Feuille JD Crosslink Capital Board Member 000 0000
Jordan Lee Ph.D Backer Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Joseph Guzel Crosslink Capital Board Observer 000 0000
Tom Blaisdell Self Board Member & Advisor 000 0000
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Backer Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Backer Investors (27)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Andrew McCollum Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Ayush Agarwal Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bharat Mediratta Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Correlation Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Crosslink Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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