Checkr, a startup, has raised $9 million


Checkr, a startup that provides background checks for potential hires, has raised $9 million in a Series A round led by Accel Partners with participation from Khosla Ventures, SV Angel, Data Collective and Google Ventures along with a handful of angel investors.

Checkr has built a platform that connects to companies’ hiring systems to automatically run background checks and deliver reports as an API in two days or less.
An August Y Combinator grad, Checkr currently runs more than 500 reports per day and will use the new cash to drive U.S. expansion