Lever is a leading Talent Acquisition Suite that makes it easy for talent teams to reach their hiring goals and to connect companies with top talent.

Lever focuses on the candidate-company relationship and deliver unique insights into companies' talent.

Lever was founded in 2012 by Sarah Nahm, Nate Smith, and Randal Truong. The company is based in San Francisco, California.


Lever is the only platform that provides all talent acquisition leaders with complete ATS and robust CRM capabilities in one product, LeverTRM. It's Talent Acquisition Suite designed to help companies manage candidates through the entire hiring process. 

The Lever Hire and Lever Nurture features allow leaders to scale and grow their people pipeline, build authentic and long-lasting relationships, and source the right people to hire.

Lever Analytics provides customized reports with data visualization, see offers completed and interview feedback, and more, to inform strategic decisions between hiring managers and executives alike.


Lever also enables companies to hire with inclusivity in mind, helping eliminate any hiring bias. Lever supports the hiring needs of over 3,400 companies around the globe including the teams at Netflix, Atlassian, KPMG, and McGraw-Hill Education.


Lever is backed by Adam Street Partners, Scale Venture Partners, Matrix Partners, Y Combinator, Redpoint Ventures, Correlation Ventures and others. The company has raised a total of $72.8M in funding to date.



  • Year founded: 2012
  • Funding Info: $72.8M over 5 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: San Francisco
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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