Certifier, a Warsaw, Poland-based digital credential software startup, secured over $700,000 in seed funding.
Backers included Movens Capital, FundingBox Deep Tech Fund, DEPO Ventures, and Black Pearls VC.
Founded in 2018, Movens Capital is a venture capital firm based in Warszawa, Poland. The firm seeks to invest in seed and Series A rounds. The firm prefers to invest in AI-driven companies, and companies operating in sectors such as fintech, SaaS, and platforms (marketplaces) as well as a deep tech & industry 4.0 across European markets.
FundingBox Deep Tech Fund is a venture capital firm that seeks to invest in early-stage startups in deep tech, medtech, software, robotics, artificial intelligence, big data, insurance tech, and web3 sectors. Founded in 2020 and is based in Warszawa, Poland.
DEPO Ventures is a venture capital firm based in Prague, Czech Republic. Founded in 2016, the firm manages angel funds and an international network of angel investors and invests in technological startups.
Black Pearls VC I is a 2015 venture capital fund managed by Black Pearls VC. The fund is based in Gdańsk, Poland. The fund will invest $0.12 million to $0.75 million in information technology, healthcare, TMT sector in Poland.
Certifier Use of Funds
The company plans to invest in product development and build an API-first platform.
Founded by Sergey Butko and Vlad Turak, Certifier offers a SaaS based digital credential infrastructure platform based on APIs for issuing certificates, diplomas, and digital badges. The system helps companies to handle all stages of the certification process, such as creating documents, managing the process, distribution, analysis, and hosting the created documents. Currently, 800 businesses and individuals use it to store their digital certificates and badges. Customers include Avon Canada, University of Illinois, and Oxford School District.
Company: Certifier sp. z o.o.
Round: Seed Round
Funding Month: October 2023
Lead Investors: Movens Capital, FundingBox Deep Tech Fund, DEPO Ventures, and Black Pearls VC
Company Website: https://certifier.io/
Software Category: Credential Software