Humaans, a London, UK-based employee management platform designed to help People Ops, Finance, and IT teams operate collaboratively, announced that it raised $15 million in Series A funding.
Lachy Groom led the round with participation from Exor; Exponent Founders Capital; Shopify founder Tobias Lütke; Slack founder Stewart Butterfield; Niantic COO Megan Quinn; Asana CRO Oliver Jay; Peakon founder Phil Chambers; BOND General Partner Jay Simons; former Slack CPO April Underwood, ASDF Ventures; Pleo Senior People Leader Jessie Danyi; Fidel API CEO Dev Subrata.
Previous investors, including Moonfire Ventures, Frontline Ventures, and Next Play Ventures, also participated in the round.
This funding will enable Humaans to further invest in the product, hire top talent, and strengthen the company's position. It also allows Humaans to accelerate expansion into the European market.
"We're grateful for the support and are excited to be able to draw on the expertise of some of the best operational and product thinkers in technology and beyond, who have invested in our vision." said Giovanni Luperti, CEO at Humaans.
Company: Humaans Software UK LTD
Round: Series A
Funding Month: October 2022
Lead Investors: Lachy Groom
Additional Investors: Exor, Exponent Founders Capital, Tobias Lütke, Stewart Butterfield, Megan Quinn, Oliver Jay, Phil Chambers, Jay Simons, April Underwood, ASDF Ventures, Jessie Danyi, Dev Subrata, Moonfire Ventures, Frontline Ventures, and Next Play Ventures
Company Website: https://humaans.io/
Software Category: HR Software
About the Company: Founded in 2020 by Giovanni Luperti and Karolis Narkevicius, Humaans is an HR software for modern people teams to onboard, manage, and grow their employees. Humaans' employee management platform allows organizations to maintain a central hub of employee data while building a customizable people operations stack instead of a one-size-fits-all software platform. The stack helps companies manage employee data, documents, reporting, and people processes that power the entire structure. Humaans' goal is to automate the full employment lifecycle and turn complex manual processes, such as onboarding, offboarding, promotions, compensation management, and more, into simple workflows. The company is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.