Taimer, a Jyväskylä, Finland-based startup providing innovative CRM and business management solutions, closed a $1M USD in its pre-seed funding round.
The round was led by international venture capitalist Trind VC (Nordics) as the lead investor, TAO Ventures (Australia), and FiBAN (Finnish Business Angels Network), with participation from several other investing groups and angel investors from the UK, US and Finland. In addition, funding was also provided by Business Finland that supports innovative companies in Finland to go global.
The company intends to use the funds to expand the team, product, and services in local and new target markets.
Co-founded by Tero Alanen, CEO, Eero Saarinen, Founder & CTO, and Fredi Palmgren, Co-founder, CIO & CMO, Taimer provides a cloud-based software platform for startups, SMEs and professional service providers to Taimer provides businesses with a business management software platform to manage sales, projects, and finances via sales CRM, project management, collaboration, invoicing, time tracking, business intelligence reporting, and various other business functions. The company has over 400 customers with 6 000+ active users in 8 countries. The customer base includes industry-leading companies in Finland like SEK, Fimpec, Dagmar, Lahdelma & Mahlamaki, and Freshwind.