Inventia, a Milan, Italy-based video customer engagement software startup, raised €750k in funding.
Backers included some members of Italian Angels for Growth, Eleventure and other private investors.
The company intends to use the funds to expand globally, firstly in the USA.
Led by CEO Andrea Cinelli, Inventia provides a customer engagement platform, Connect™, which allows users to sell products and services remotely via a multi-channel (online, mobile, kiosks, ATM, etc.) video-agent. The video-agent communicates with clients by video and manages the sales process entirely via technologies.
The client list includes Monte dei Paschi di Siena, Che Banca!, Extrabanca, 3 Italia, Wind, Tiscali, Carglass and Easybox, among others.
The product can be used in such secotrs as banking, pharma, government, energy, hospitality, etc.
The company was named “Cool Vendor 2015” by Gartner.