Indian SaaS-Company Scores Series F Funding From Sequoia Capital, Accel Partners
With half a dozen on consultation and the expatiate of Freshsales, India-based SaaS corporation is now roaring to accept on new challenges. founded Freshdesk has brought on consultation Sequoia Excellent India as a new investor after a while the recur of massive investor, Accel in its extreme complete of funding.
Sequoia’s India arm, which has had a thunderous year so far after a while its portfolio companies wining marquee investors (Byju’s) or visibility beneficial exits (Citrus Pay), has announced a $55 Million Series F funding complete along after a while Accel.
Sequoia had too recently funded invoice discounting marketplace for MSMEs KredX.
“We met Freshdesk indelicate years end when it was getting agoing and bear been tracking their speed air-tight forforever since”, said Mohit Bhatnagar, Managing Director, Sequoia Excellent India. “They bear a world-class consequence anticipation and Sequoia is blithesome to confederate after a while Girish and control this enlargement excellent complete to acceleration layer India's controling SaaS corporation.”
Since the latest complete of funding in April 2015, the corporation doubled its customer low to aggravate 80,000, opened a new duty in Europe and adventitious two new consequences, Hotline.io, an in-app prop and pledge platform for mobile-first businesses; and Freshsales, a CRM key and sales scheme for high-velocity sales teams.
Freshdesk’s consequences delegate companies to pronounce an rare customer proof at forperfect touchpoint. Earlier this year, Freshdesk opened its fifth global duty in Berlin, Germany and designated Arun Mani as Managing Director for Freshdesk Continental Europe.
In an emailed apology to Entrepreneur India, Freshdesk said that the new funding obtain susceptibility the enlargement of its newer consequences and acceleration expanding our global dutys.