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Gong Raises $250 Million in Series E Funding at $7.25 Billion Valuation

On the heels of a $200M funding round in August 2020, Gong experiences significant growth as digital transformation continues to accelerate during remote work Gong, the revenue intelligence leader leveraging artificial intelligence to transform revenue teams, has raised $250 million in Series E funding.  The round is being led by Franklin Templeton, bringing Gong's total funding to $584 million.  Existing Gong investors also participated in the round including Coatue, Salesforce Ventures, Sequoia, Thrive Capital, and Tiger…

Strava Announces $110 Million Financing

Strava, the leading social platform for athletes, announced that it has raised $110 million in a Series F financing round led by TCV and Sequoia Capital, with participation by Dragoneer Investment Group and existing investors including Madrone Capital Partners, Jackson Square Ventures and Go4it Capital. Strava is the largest sports community in the world with more than 70 million members in 195 countries. This financing will help the company build more features that athletes love, support its global community and expand…

Samya.AI Raises $6 Million in Seed Funding Led by Sequoia India

Ex-Mu Sigma leadership team members have come together at Samya.AI to create a next-gen Enterprise AI company. Samya.AI, an enterprise Revenue Growth AI SaaS company, announced today that it has raised $6 million in seed round funding led by Sequoia India. Samya’s other initial investors include Ashish Gupta (Founder of Junglee.com and Helion VC), Deb Henretta (Partner, G100 Companies and Ex-Group President, P&G), Arijit Sengupta (Founder of Kradle Ventures and Antuit Inc), Deborah Kops (Ex COO and Board Member of…

Freshworks Secures $150 Million Funding Round, Led by Sequoia, CapitalG and Accel at $3.5 Billion Market Valuation

New Customer-for-Life Cloud Aggregates Data Across Silos to Improve Customer Engagement from First Touch to Latest Interaction Freshworks Inc., the customer engagement software company, announced the signing of definitive agreements for a $150 million series H round of funding at a post-financing valuation of $3.5 billion. The round was led by existing investors Sequoia Capital, CapitalG, and Freshworks' first investor, Accel. The capital will be used to further Freshworks' worldwide expansion as well as accelerate…

Freshworks Secures $100 Million Investment Led by Accel and Sequoia

With New CFO in Place, Company Raises Largest Round of Funding to Date to Fuel Growth, Geographic Expansion Freshworks, a global leader in customer engagement software, announced it has secured $100 million in financing and has hired former AppDynamics Vice President of Finance & Treasury Suresh Seshadri as its chief financial officer. The latest round of funding is co-led by Accel and Sequoia, with participation from CapitalG, bringing Freshworks' total amount of capital raised to $250 million. The cash infusion will…