Kin Insurance

Kin Insurance

Kin Insurance is an insurance technology company offering home insurance.

Kin Insurance is an insurance technology company offering home insurance that is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois that was founded in 2016 by Lucas Ward, Sean Harper, Sebastian Villarreal, and Stephen Wooten.

Kin Insurance analyses thousands of data points to create personalized home insurance quotes for their customers that they claim can save customers up to 20% on their home insurance compared to other home insurance companies. Kin Insurance also helps their customers lower their premiums by recommending and finding deals on products and services that make their homes safer

Funding

Angel

On September 9, 2016 Kin Insurance completed an angel funding round with $650,000 in funding from Yishai Lerner, Stella Fayman, Shawn Budde, Seth Harris, Sam Hodges, Randy Redding, Mihir Shah, Jonathan Gheller, Francisco Larrain, and Daniel Scrivner.

Seed

On August 1, 2017 Kin Insurance completed their seed funding round with $4 million in funding from Service Provider Capital, Sandalphon Capital, Portag3 Ventures, Omidyar Network, Picus Capital, Commerce Ventures, Chicago Ventures, 500 Startups, and Dr. E. Bora Uygun.

Series A

On February 14, 2018 Kin Insurance completed their series A funding round with $13.1 million in funding from Commerce Ventures (lead investor), August Capital (lead investor), Sandalphon Capital, and 500 Startups.

Timeline

Funding rounds

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Funding type
Funding round amount (USD)
Funding round date
Investment
Kin Insurance funding round, August 2017
4,000,000
August 2017
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People

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Role
LinkedIn

Alex Mobashery

Employee

Alexander Borushek

Employee

Allison O'Brien

Employee

Becca Wilson

Employee

Brad Liebmann

Investor

Brendan McCashin

Employee

Brennan Sharp

Employee

Brian Medansky

Employee

Chris Dempsey

Employee

Colin McBride

Employee

Curt Wagner

Employee

Dan Raveh

Investor

Daniel Carrino

Employee

David Rodriguez

Employee

Denny Abraham

Employee

Donald Lantz

Employee

Eli Gratz

Employee

Emma Kautz

Employee

Grafton Robinson

Employee

Harry Orenstein

Employee

Ian Akers

Employee

Ivanna M

Employee

Jacob T Payne

Employee

Joe Beeso

Employee

Joe Kern

Employee

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Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Filing Indicates August Capital Joins Kin Insurance's Board As Startup Closes $13M

Jason D. Rowely

Web

February 15, 2018

With $4 million in funding, Kin wants to change how homeowners get insured

Ryan Lawler

Web

August 1, 2017

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