Job Today inks $10 mln Series A

By Iris Dorbian — 2 weeks ago

Luxembourg-based Job Today, a job marketplace that quickly connects employers and job-seekers, has raised $10 million in Series A funding. Accel led the round with participation from Felix Capital and return backer Mangrove Capital Partners.

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Grovo rakes in $40 mln Series C

By Iris Dorbian — 2 weeks ago

New York City-based Grovo, a platform for the modern workforce, has raised $40 million in Series C funding. Accel led the round with participation from Costanoa Venture Capital, SoftTech VC, Greg Waldorf and Vayner Capital.

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Fiverr nets $60 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

Freelance services marketplace Fiverr has raised $60 million in funding. Square Peg Capital led the round with participation from return backers Bessemer Venture Partners, Accel and Qumra Capital.

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Tenable Network raises $250 mln

By Luisa Beltran — 3 months ago

Tenable Network Security Inc. said Tuesday it raised a $250 million Series B funding round led by Insight Venture Partners and Accel. Columbia, Maryland-based Tenable provides cyber security software. Tenable, which raised $50 million in September 2012, said capital raised to-date totals $300 million.

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Portea Medical raises $37.5 mln

By Luisa Beltran — 5 months ago

Portea Medical said Sunday that it raised US$37.5 million in Series B funding led by Accel. International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group; Qualcomm Ventures and Ventureast also participated in this round. Portea, of Bangalore, India, is a home healthcare company.

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Catawiki raises $82 mln

By Luisa Beltran — 6 months ago

Catawiki said Thursday it raised $82 million in a Series C investment led by Lead Edge Capital. Previous investors Accel and Project A Ventures also participated in the round, as well as several former Booking.com executives, including former CMO Arthur Kosten. Amsterdam-based Catawiki is an online marketplace for buying and selling special objects.

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DJI, Accell launch SkyFund

By Luisa Beltran — 9 months ago

DJI and Accel said Wednesday they launched SkyFund. Financial terms were not disclosed. SkyFund aims to drive mainstream adoption of drone-based vehicles and services. The pool is investing in early-stage companies in sectors such as robotics and machine intelligence, software, computer vision and navigation, multimedia communities and tools.

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Recruit Strategic Partners leads $10 mln funding in 99designs

By Chris Witkowsky — 10 months ago

Recruit Strategic Partners has led a $10 million Series B funding round in 99designs, a marketplace for graphic design. Accel, which led the company’s 2011 Series A funding, has re-invested and added partner Rob Solomon to the board of directors. The investment from Recruit, the venture arm of Japan’s Recruit Holdings Co, will support 99designs’ international expansion.

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SeatGeek nets $62 mln in TCV-led round

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

New York City-based ticket search engine SeatGeek has secured $62 million in Series C funding. Technology Crossover Ventures led the round with participation from other investors such as Accel, Causeway Media Partners and Mousse Partners. In addition to the funding, Daniel O’Keefe, a general partner at TCV, has been added to SeatGeek’s board.

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BetterCloud grabs $25 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

New York City-based BetterCloud, a provider of critical insights, automated management and intelligent data security for cloud office platforms, has raised $25 million in funding. Accel led the round with participation from all previous backers that included Flybridge Capital Partners, Greycroft Partners through its new Greycroft Growth Fund, Tribeca Venture Partners, New Amsterdam Growth Capital and Millennium Technology Value Partners.

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Accel raises $305 mln for India fund

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

According to a blog post on its site, Accel has closed its fourth India-based fund at $305 million. Accel India IV will focus on tech startups as well as early-stage companies in the consumer, enterprise software, mobile and healthcare sectors. To read the announcement, visit here.

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