Cognism, a London, UK-based startup which uses artificial intelligence to generate sales leads, closed a £2m funding round.
Backers included South Central Ventures, Newable Private Investing, the London Co-Investment Fund and Start-up Funding Club.
The company intends to use the funds to open new offices in the United States, alongside its base in Macedonia, and to double the headcount at its UK HQ over the next year.
Founded in 2016 by James Isilay and Stjepan Buljat, Cognism leverages a Salesforce and Microsoft Dynamics native big data platform to allow companies to accelerate sales and recruitment leads. The company has over 80 paying customers in Europe and America.