Rapyd is the mobile-first financial network that makes the world’s favorite ways to pay and be paid instantly available through a single API and SDK.

Rapyd helps businesses and their customers pay and be paid however they choose.

Rapyd was founded in 2016 by Arik Shtilman, Omer Priel, & Arkady Karpman. The company is headquartered in London, United Kingdom, with offices in London, Singapore, Silicon Valley, and Tel Aviv.

Rapyd's fintech-as-a-service platform enables any payment type for in-country or cross-border commerce. Seamlessly integrate local payment methods like bank transfers, e-wallets, or cash into digital applications from a single API. 

Rapyd operates the world’s largest local payments network that connects to over 2B+ consumers transacting around the corner and across the globe.

Rapyd supports local payments capabilities for any digital solution, including mobile and web applications, increasing consumer transactions and conversions. The company enables any local or cross-border payment directly into your digital application including cash, bank transfers, eWallets, local cards, and 300+ additional alternative payment methods.

Rapyd's modular SDK and API are easily integrated into your existing digital experience letting you extend your solution with only the specific capabilities you need - its solutions are elegantly designed to fit intuitively into your products.


Rapyd's investors include Oak HC/FT, Tiger Global, Coatue, General Catalyst, Target Global, Stripe, Entrée Capital and others. The company raised $100M from a "Series C" financing on Oct 1, 2019. The round brings Rapyd's total funding to $160M to date. The latest round values the company close to a billion dollar.



  • Year founded: 2016
  • Funding Info: $160M over 3 Rounds of Funding (Last Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: Valued at nearly $1B as of Oct 1, 2019
  • City/Town: London
  • State: London
  • Country: United Kingdom
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