Hippo Insurance

Hippo is a new kind of insurance company that uses modern technology to provide a simpler process, smarter coverage, and a completely new approach to how we care for our homes.

Hippo offers intuitive and proactive home insurance by taking a smarter, tech-driven approach.

Hippo was founded in 2015 by Assaf Wand & Eyal Navon and is based in Mountain View, California.

Hippo Insurance automated the process and modernized coverage, allowing us to offer policies that cover the homes and possessions that consumers own today, often with greater savings.

Hippo Insurance takes a proactive approach to home insurance, providing our customers with smart home devices and working with them to identify and solve small issues in their homes before they become big claims.


Hippo Insurance is backed by investors including Felicis Ventures, Horizons Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Bond, & ICONIQ Capital among others. The company raised $100M during it's latest funding of a "Series D" round on Jul 24, 2019, bringing Hippo's total funding to $209M to-date. Hipp was reported a $1B valuation during the financing.



  • Year founded: 2015
  • Funding Info: $209M in 4 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series D)
  • Yearly Revenue: $70M-$100M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $1B as of Jul 24, 2019
  • City/Town: Mountain View
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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