Skyflow, a Mountain View, Calif.-based provider of an API for privacy, raised $7.5m in seed funding.
The round was led by Foundation Capital joined by former GE CEO Jeff Immelt, Mitsui’s MSAD venture firm, and former AthenaHealth CEO Jonathan Bush.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations and its business reach.
Founded by Anshu Sharma and Prakash Khot, both former Salesforce executives and tech founders, Skyflow allows companies with sensitive data (PII, PCI or PHI) to manage, access, and govern with a small set of API calls. The company has a team of over 20 engineers and experts in encryption, database technology, key management, cloud security, tokenization, and homomorphic encryption from Microsoft, Salesforce, Oracle, and PayPal, Cohesity, among others.