Big Data Partnership, a London, UK-based big data services company, closed its £3.1m Series B financing round.
The round was led by Beringea.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its capabilities in sales and marketing, engineering and data science.
Founded in 2012 by Mike Merritt-Holmes, Pinal Gandhi & Tim Seears, Big Data Partnership provides vendor-agnostic big data consulting, training and support for diverse industries including banking, insurance, telecoms, utilities, web, gaming and media.
The company partners with several Fortune 500 companies, including financial institutions and big data technology providers such as Hortonworks, MapR Technologies, Databricks, Elastic and Platfora.
In December 2014, Big Data Partnership secured a match-funded grant for a £1m diabetes care project from Innovate UK (formerly Technology Strategy Board) to predict complications of diabetes far in advance of symptoms appearing.
05/06/2014: Big Data Partnership Closes £1.25M Series A Funding