VouchedFor, a London, UK-based professional advice platform, closed a $5.4m (approx. £3.5m) Series A funding round.
The round was led by Octopus Investments with participation from Samos Investments.
The company will use the funds to invest in its technology and marketing platform.
Founded in 2012 and led by Adam Price, CEO, Barney Jones, Sales & Marketing Director, James Gellately Smith, CTO, Chris Burke, CCO, and Alex Whitson, CMO, VouchedFor allows consumers to find the right adviser for them using over 35,000 carefully vetted client reviews and a large amount of consumer data to match them with the ideal financial or legal professional.
Over 7,500 Independent Financial Advisers, mortgage advisers, solicitors and accountants in the UK currently are its membership base.