Applied Data Finance Named to Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing U.S. Companies

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Powered by its disruptive fintech lending platform, ADF makes the Inc. 5000 rankings for the third year in a row

SAN DIEGO, August 16, 2022--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Applied Data Finance, LLC (ADF), which has built a disruptive, AI-powered platform that allows underestimated consumers to obtain responsible financing at rates they can afford, today announced that it has been named to the Inc. 5000® list of the fastest-growing, privately owned companies in America for the third consecutive year.

The list represents a one-of-a-kind look at the most successful companies within the U.S. economy’s most dynamic segment – its independent businesses. Facebook®, Microsoft®, Patagonia®, and many other well-known names in a variety of industries gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.

"To be included on the prestigious Inc. 5000 list for the third year in a row is both a great honor and a powerful validation of our business model," said ADF Co-Founder and CEO Krishna Gopinathan. "But it is also a testament to the strength of our people-first culture, the raw talent of our teams, and the enduring importance of our mission: to better meet the financial needs of underestimated consumers across the credit spectrum through our mastery of cutting-edge data science and technology and our commitment to mutual success."

Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at

About Applied Data Finance

ADF, an Inc. 5000 company for three years running, is the trusted financial partner for tens of thousands of underestimated and under-banked Americans. Combining state-of-the-art technology and world-class application of advanced data science and machine learning on its Personify Financial platform, ADF is setting a new standard for assessing near-prime and non-prime borrower credit and fraud risk. Learn more at and

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