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Geru

10 Disclosed Funding Rounds $166,088,751

0 Participating Investments


Credit, Internet, Personal Finance, Marketplace, Financial Services, Consumer Lending, Finance, FinTech

Geru is a simple, fast, fair, and cost-effective online loan platform that connects borrowers and investors.

São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil, South America (BR)

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Founded date 01, 2013

Founders Tomás Correa, Sandro Reiss, Karin Thies

Operating Status Active

Funding Stage Early Stage Venture

Last Funding Type Convertible Note

Also known as Geru Tecnologia e Serviços

Company Type For Profit


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Geru is a Brazilian lending marketplace created in 2013 offering personal unsecured term loans for prime and near prime borrowerers through a fast, simple, and transparent online experience. Lending operations started in 2015. Developed and started Brazil’s fully digital payroll loan product in 2018. Geru developed its own credit score model using unstructured data. Rates are lower than market and vary from 25% to 80% p.a., depending on the applicant’s score. The company is based in São Paulo, Brazil.

Date Round Raised Lead
March, 22, 2018 Convertible Note $3,016,142 Chromo Invest
December, 01, 2017 Debt Financing $72,143,676 -------
September, 06, 2017 Convertible Note $3,226,440 Chromo Invest
May, 01, 2017 Debt Financing $44,174,076 -------
November, 01, 2016 Debt Financing $15,542,024 -------
July, 01, 2016 Series A $6,643,055 Chromo Invest
July, 01, 2016 Debt Financing $9,310,376 Chromo Invest
December, 01, 2015 Debt Financing $4,528,494 Chromo Invest
July, 01, 2015 Debt Financing $5,099,080 -------
December, 01, 2014 Seed $2,404,915 -------

Geru Investors (10)

Investor Lead? Round Participating Raise Date Partners
Chromo Invest Yes Convertible Note $3,016,142 March, 22, 2018 -------
Chromo Invest No Debt Financing $72,143,676 December, 01, 2017 -------
Chromo Invest Yes Convertible Note $3,226,440 September, 06, 2017 -------
Chromo Invest No Debt Financing $44,174,076 May, 01, 2017 -------
Chromo Invest No Debt Financing $15,542,024 November, 01, 2016 -------
Chromo Invest Yes Series A $6,643,055 July, 01, 2016 -------
Chromo Invest Yes Debt Financing $9,310,376 July, 01, 2016 -------
Chromo Invest Yes Debt Financing $4,528,494 December, 01, 2015 -------
Chromo Invest No Debt Financing $5,099,080 July, 01, 2015 -------
Capital Lab Ventures No Seed $2,404,915 December, 01, 2014 -------