Veriff is a global online verification company that protects businesses and their customers from online identity fraud by making sure that a person is who they claim to be.

Veriff enables organizations to build trust with their customers through intelligent, accurate, and automated online IDV.

Veriff was founded in 2015 by Kaarel Kotkas and Janer Gorohhov. The company is headquartered in Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia, with teams in the U.S., UK, Spain.


Veriff uses its AI-powered, video-first approach to make online IDV more accurate than physical face-to-face authentication and prevent more fraud than any other industry player. Secure global IDV enables businesses to unlock the full potential of the virtual world.


Veriff, with the largest document specimen database on the market, its intelligent decision engine can analyze thousands of technological and behavioral variables in seconds, matching people to more than 10,000 government-issued IDs from over 190 countries and in 40 languages.


Veriff serves a global portfolio of internet businesses including fintech companies, sharing economy providers and marketplaces in London, New York, San Francisco, Berlin, Vienna, and other major cities.


Veriff is backed by IVP, Accel, Tiger Global, Alkeon, Y Combinator, Mosaic Ventures, SV Angel, ACE Ventures, NordicNinja VC, Change Venture, and others. The company raised $100M in Series C round on Jan 26, 2022. This brings Veriff's total funding to $192.8M to date. The latest round mints Veriff a unicorn with a valuation of $1.5B post-money.



  • Year founded: 2015
  • Funding Info: $192.8M over 4 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $1.5B as of Jan 26, 2022
  • City/Town: Tallinn
  • State: Harjumaa
  • Country: Estonia
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