Nextbit Systems Inc., a San Francisco, CA-based stealth startup, raised $18m in Series A funding.
The round was led by Accel Partners and Google Ventures. As part of the fundraising, Nextbit will add Rich Miner (Google Ventures) and Rich Wong (Accel Partners) to its board of directors.
Co-founded by Tom Moss and Mike Chan, both EIRs at Accel Partners, Nextbit has not released any information regarding its product plans. It has just made public that the team includes engineers from Google’s Android team, Apple’s iOS team, Dropbox, and Amazon’s AWS team.
The company is currently hiring engineers for its San Francisco office (read here).