Cognism, a London, UK-based globally compliant international sales intelligence provider, announced that it secured $87.5 million in Series C funding led by new investor Viking Global Investors.
Joined by fellow new investor Blue Cloud Ventures and follow-on investors AXA Venture Partners, Swisscom Ventures, and Volution.
The capital will support Cognism as it continues its impressive rapid growth. It will aid the company’s ambitious plans to expand across Europe and strengthen its position in the US, solidifying its position as the leading provider of compliant and actionable B2B sales intelligence.
Company: Cognism Limited.
Round: Series C
Funding Month: January 2022
Lead Investors: Viking Global Investors
Additional Investors: Blue Cloud Ventures, AXA Venture Partners, Swisscom Ventures, and Volution
Company Website: https://www.cognism.com/
Software Category: B2B sales acceleration software
About the Company: Cognism is the leader in premium sales intelligence, setting a new standard for data quality and compliance, trusted by 1000+ revenue teams worldwide. Cognism helps businesses connect and win their dream customers by providing premium contact, company, and event information, including firmographics, technographics, sales trigger events, intent data, verified business emails, and phone-verified mobile numbers. In 2021, Cognism opened a US office in Boston, led by new VP Sales, Mark Bedard, previously of ZoomInfo, and welcomed industry veteran, Phil Garlick, to its board of directors. The company’s workforce currently includes over 250 employees based in seven countries including the UK, USA, Canada, South Africa, Croatia, Macedonia, and Germany.