The Agent, a Paris, France-based platform that connects fashion brands and e-retailers, closed a € 7m funding round.
Backers included Ventech, Generis Capital and Bpifrance.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate development efforts, and expand its international presence, firstly in China.
Launched in 2014 by Dimitri Dewavrin and led by CEO Thibault Mollat du Jourdin and CCO Romain Aymeric, The Agent provides a platform for brands which aim to accelerate their international sales to distribute their products on e-commerce sites. The company currently partners with over 600 brands and nearly 90 online retailers, managing more than 150,000 items from nearly 10,000 collections in over 40 countries.
The Agent today has a team of 30 people.