Human Interest

Human Interest is the affordable, full-service 401(k) provider for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). It offers an easy and affordable 401(k) retirement plan for the modern workforce.

Human Interest empowers all businesses, no matter their size, to safeguard the financial futures of their employees.

Human Interest was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.


Human Interest has built a digital retirement benefits platform from the ground up, using modern technology combined with human expertise. The platform allows customers to launch a retirement plan in minutes and put it on autopilot, while delivering exceptional participation and savings rates for employees.


Human Interest works with “every kind of SMB” — from tech startups to law offices, from dentists to dog walkers, manufacturing firms and social justice nonprofits. Customers include a San Francisco Bay Area electrician company, a Denver-based  pizza chain and a Seattle-based chain of gas stations and convenience stores.


Human Interest has helped nearly 3,000 businesses across America to offer retirement accounts to their more than 80,000 employees.


Human Interest is backed by TPG’s The Rise Fund, SoftBank Vision Fund 2, NewView Capital, Glynn Capital, Wing Venture Capital, U.S. Venture Partners, Crosslink Capital, and others. The company raised $200M in Series D round on Aug 04, 2021. This brings Human Interest's total funding to $334.9M to date. The new round valued the company at $1B post-money.



  • Year founded: 2015
  • Funding Info: $334.9M over 8 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series D)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $1B as of August 04, 2021
  • City/Town: San Francisco
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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