Request Finance, a Web3 enterprise crypto payments startup that simplifies and automates invoicing, expenses, payroll, and accounting in crypto for more than 1,900 Web3 teams, announced that it closed $5.5 million in seed funding.
The round was led by Balderton, Animoca Brands, and XAnge. Web3 founders including Sebastien Borget co-founder and COO at The Sandbox, Michael Kong, CEO of Fantom, Stani Kulechov, founder and CEO of Aave, and Julien Bouteloup, Founder of StakeDAO, also participated in the round.
The latest round of funding announced will be used to expand its global team of more than 20 blockchain engineers, UX designers, growth hackers, and support staff working remotely from 12 different countries across Asia and Europe. This includes Singapore, Indonesia, South Korea, the UK, Netherlands, France, Greece, Germany, Portugal, Mauritius, Bulgaria, and North Macedonia.
Company: Request Labs SAS
Round: Seed Round
Funding Month: June 2022
Lead Investors: Balderton, Animoca Brands, and XAnge
Additional Investors: Sebastien Borget, Michael Kong, Stani Kulechov, and Julien Bouteloup
Company Website: https://www.request.finance/
Software Category: all-in-one Financial Solution
About the Company: Request Finance is built by Request Labs, part of the Request Foundation, a non-profit foundation whose mission is to democratize access to banking tools to make the world more equitable and promote financial opportunity for all. Request Finance is an all-in-one finance solution built for Web3 businesses, that simplifies and automates invoicing, expenses, payroll, and accounting in crypto for more than 1,900 Web3 teams. A suite of financial tools to make your life easier - crypto organizations & freelancers use Request Finance for invoices, expenses, payroll, or accounting. Freelancers, SMBs, companies, and DAOs use Request Finance to send and receive payments in 140+ cryptocurrencies and stablecoins, 9+ fiat currencies, and 10+ blockchains.
Source: https://www.balderton.com/news/request-finance-raises-5-5m-to-simplify-enterprise-crypto-payments https://www.request.finance/post/request-finance-raises-5-5m-seed-round