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Captain401, A Service For Spinning Up And Managing 401(k) Plans, Raises $3.5M

TechCrunch • Feb. 25, 2016

Companies use Captain401 to set up a 401(k) plan for their employees online through a couple of simple steps. After that, the ongoing administration pulls data from HR software like Gusto and Intuit, and the service automatically manages investments for employees through index funds like those from Vanguard.

YC-Backed Captain401 Wants To Make Creating A 401k Easier For Businesses

TechCrunch • July 30, 2015

Captain401, a service that helps small businesses set up a 401k, is launching out of Y Combinator today. The goal of Captain401 is to make managing 401ks as simple as other services are for other functions within companies — and in a more digitally focused manner like Zenefits or Zenpayroll.

Founders / Key Team

Roger Lee
Roger Lee
CEO & Co-Founder

Prior to starting Captain401, Roger was a co-founder at PaperG, a startup that automates and scales online advertising across devices, formats, and volume, as well as SubProfile Network, a group of highly popular teen-oriented websites that owned 3 of the top 10 most visited websites by teens in 2002, according to Nielsen/NetRatings. He also was a creator at Job Change Notifier, a free service that sends you an email alert whenever one of your LinkedIn connections changes jobs. He graduated from Harvard University with a BA in Applied Mathematics.

Paul Sawaya
Paul Sawaya
CTO & Co-Founder

Prior to starting Captain401, a service that provides paperless 401k for small businesses with  built-in investment advising, Paul was a software engineering intern at Mozilla, Apple Inc., and, as well as a financial software developer intern at Bloomberg.