Artesian Solutions, a Winnersh, Berkshire and London, UK-based developer of social intelligence software, raised $8M in Series B funding.
The round was led by Octopus Investments and Kreos Capital. The investment coincides with the appointment of Rod Banner to the Artesian Board of Directors.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to grow in the UK, increase presence overseas and continue development of new mobile and social apps.
Led by Andrew Yates, CEO, Artesian Solutions software collects intelligence on customers, prospects and competitors from millions of sources such as news, corporate information and social media and deliver it directly to B2B sales people to build an up-to-date view of their customer and prospect base.
Customers range from American Express, Adobe, Barclays, HSBC, Royal Bank of Scotland, Towergate, Willis