Kairos is a U.S based private company that builds products in the housing and healthcare sectors. Founded in 2008 by Ankur Jain, it is headquartered in New York City. As of 2017, the firm managed US$25 million to invest in affordable housing & personal health startups.
Kairos was launched in 2008 by Ankur Jain while at Wharton Business School as a talent incubator.
Some of the founders[who?]from Kairos later founded Periscope, Casper, FiscalNote, and Digital Genius.
Kairos has launched several companies in their focus areas. Rhino is an alternative to security deposits for renters. Little Spoon is a direct-to-consumer baby product brand. Cera is a homecare service for the elderly based in the United Kingdom.
The firm spun out an early stage venture fund, K50, which focuses on financial services products at the pre-seed and seed stages. .