MindTickle, a Sunnyvale, CA-based provider of a platform for businesses to prepare and train their sales teams, raised $27m in Series B funding.
The round, which brings total amount raised to $41.3m, was led by Canaan Partners with participation from existing investors Accel Partners, New Enterprise Associates (NEA), and Qualcomm Ventures, the investment arm of Qualcomm Incorporated. In conjunction with the funding, Joydeep Bhattacharyya, partner at Canaan Partners, has joined MindTickle’s board of directors.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate product innovation and global expansion.
Led by Krishna Depura, co-founder and CEO, MindTickle provides a data-driven sales readiness platform offering a mobile and engaging experience for onboarding, micro-learning, skills development and coaching.
Users include companies such as Symantec, Phillips, Micro Focus, DexCom, Ola, Cloudera, and Nutanix.