Company

We are the world’s first modern card issuing platform

Our mission is to be the global standard for modern card issuing, empowering builders to bring the most innovative products to the world.

Our journey has focused on simplifying payments for businesses

In 2009, our founder and CEO Jason Gardner had a vision to simplify payments. Built from the ground up, our platform enables developers to launch new card programs with speed, flexibility, and scale. Obsessed with making the complex easy, Marqeta evolved into the world’s first open API modern card issuing platform.

Our journey has focused on simplifying payments for businesses

In 2009, our founder and CEO Jason Gardner had a vision to simplify payments. Built from the ground up, our platform enables developers to launch new programs with speed, flexibility & scale. Obsessed with making the complex easy, Marqeta evolved into the world’s first open API modern card issuing platform.
“Marqeta runs 24/7, 365 days a year. If we don’t operate near perfect, our customers suffer. We take that responsibility as mission critical.”

Jason Gardner, Founder & CEO

Our global growth is driven by world-class employees & satisfied customers

Our global growth is driven by world-class employees & satisfied customers

400+

employees

Forbes Fintech 50

award

12

countries

Named a top startup

in Oakland 2019 & 2020

We define the modern card issuing category

CNBC Disruptor

top 50 in 2020 award

10+ years

of modern card issuing experience

140+ million

cards issued through our platform

We define the modern card issuing category

Doubled revenue

3 years in a row

$410M

total series E Funding

140 Million

cards issued through our platform

Ready to accelerate new possibilities and inspire the world’s innovators?