Confiant, a NYC-based advertising security company, closed a $4.1m Series A funding.
The round led by River Bay Investments and Rubicon Venture Capital. In conjunction with the funding, Tom Leonard, River Bay Investments’ CEO, will join Cofiant’s Board of Directors.
The company intends to use the funds to support investments in product innovation and continue to attract and hire top talent.
Co-Founded in 2013 by Louis-David Mangin and Jerome Dangu, Confiant provides a platform that protects publishers’ and platforms’ reputations, revenue, and resources with always-on anti-malware software. It gives protection for desktop, mobile, and video ads. With its technology safeguarding billions of programmatic impressions in 2018, the solution has visibility into the threat and attack landscape.
The company works with top publishers and platforms such as Tribune Media, Internet Brands, Vice Media, Inc. and Topix, among others.