About us

A mission-driven team, solving one of the world's most complex problems

Our story

Nova started its journey as a graduate research project at Stanford University in 2015 and has since evolved into the premier cross-border credit reporting agency. Our team comes from all over the world is passionate about empowering consumers to use their data to improve financial access.

Today, Nova is a mission-driven company solving the problem of credit access for immigrants. We've built world-class technology to enable immigrants to transport their credit history around the world. We build integrations with credit databases internationally and allow lenders global access through a single API. In short, we've created the global platform for financial identity mobility so that immigrants never have to start from scratch again.

Nova is revolutionizing the way consumers own and share their information and enabling them to access the credit and rentals they deserve.

Our mission

Enable immigrants to access capital
and realize their potential.

Our partners

We’re backed by some of the world’s most notable investors.

Our team

Annie
Engineering
Betsy
Customer Success
Cat
Engineering
Collin
Business Development
Cynthia
International Partnerships
Damira
Legal
Eldar
Engineering
Erica
Compliance
Ian
Engineering
James
Engineering
James
Engineering
Jessica
Executive Assistant
Jinting
Engineering
Julie
International Partnerships
Kevin
Marketing
Kevin
Engineering
Laura
Business Development
Loek
Co-Founder & CTO
Mike
Engineering
Misha
Co-Founder & CEO
Nicky
Co-Founder & COO
Nico
International Partnerships
Peter
Product
Sumeet
Legal
Tolga
Engineering
Zak
Engineering

Our advisors

Xuezhao Lan
Former Head of Corp Dev Strategy
Dropbox
Steward Sui
Former Head of Int'l Analytics
TransUnion
Neil Munroe
Former Director, Equifax;
President, ACCIS
Maria Gotsch
CEO
Partnership Fund for NYC
Jeff Maggioncalda
CEO, Coursera;
Founder, Financial Engines
Hans Morris
Former President
Visa Inc.
Doug Reed
Former VPE
Better Finance & SmartBiz
Constance Freedman
Founder
Moderne Ventures