About Krikey

Krikey is an Augmented Reality gaming app that is live on iOS and Android. Krikey just closed their Series A round, led by India’s largest telecom operator, Reliance Jio. Krikey has partnered with Google Maps, The Ellen DeGeneres Wildlife Foundation, Sony Pictures Entertainment and the National Audubon Society, building custom AR games for each brand partner and reaching 1.7M+ users. In 2020, Krikey launched their first action-adventure game, Yaatra. In 2021, Krikey launched Krikees - custom 3D Avatars! The Krikey app is ranked in the Top 100 Social Apps on Google Play India. Krikey was named to the Fast Company list of Best Apps and Games of 2020. In 2021, Krikey won the UserTesting Outstanding Small Business Illumi Award.

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Meet The Founders

Krikey was founded by sisters (Jhanvi and Ketaki) in 2017. They have previously worked at YouTube, Facebook's Oculus and Google X. Jhanvi holds a BA, MBA from Stanford and an MFA from USC, and Ketaki holds a BA, MA, and PhD from Stanford (in virtual reality and game development). Ketaki was named to the Forbes 30 under 30 list for gaming in 2020.

Our Values

Kindness, Honesty, Trust and Respect


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Co-Founder, CEO

Headshot of Krikey CTO Ketaki Shriram

Co-Founder, CTO

Highly Skilled Engineering Team

Krikey's team brings together top talent in Augmented Reality, Artificial Intelligence and Human-Computer Interaction Design. Our team is drawn from Stanford, Harvard, UC Berkeley, Google, Facebook, YouTube, Apple, Lucasfilm and other top companies.

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Working at Krikey

Our mission is to entertain the world with Augmented Reality. At Krikey you will be welcomed into a community of amazing artists and developers. Our team unites around a passion for supporting each other and developing the best product together. Every day brings new and exciting challenges to solve in this cutting-edge field. Krikey culture is built on a foundation of gratitude. Our core values are kindness, honesty, trust and respect. Thank you for considering Team Krikey!

To apply, email your resume to careers@krikey.com* (list the job you are applying for in the subject line).

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Krikey in the News

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