Kingsoft Office Software, Inc., a Palo Alto, CA-based provider of mobile and desktop office solutions, raised $50m in capital.
Backers included Morningside Capital, GGV Capital and Shunwei China Internet Fund, L.P.. In addition, members of Morningside and GGV will join Kingsoft Office’s Board of Directors.
The company intends to use the funds to expand globally (it has offices in Hong Kong and China).
Led by Mr. Ke Ge, CEO, Kingsoft Office Software provides a free mobile office app for Android featuring capabilities for reading, editing and sharing word documents, presentations and spreadsheets.
The company’s office suite is also available for other platforms including iOS, Linux and Windows desktop.
It currently has over 100 million registered users.