techspert.io (formerly known as Biotechspert), a Cambridge, UK-based developer of an AI-powered expert finder, secured £1M in a second round of funding.
The round was led by Simon Thorpe, with participation from Angel CoFund and John Spearman.
Co-Founded by Graham Mills and David Holden-White in 2016, techspert.io has developed a search engine capable of scouring the internet for experts available to answer the complex questions of all types of business. Any company with a question or knowledge gap can use the platform to find and connect with an expert. There is no requirement for experts to be registered with the platform. The software facilitates everything from call hosting to expert payment,
Clients are offered a shortlist of precision-matched experts, with clear data on why each was selected, and can arrange contact and payment through the platform.
Clients include in Europe, PWC, IQVIA and Sofinnova Partners, while ZS Associates is a US user.
The company has a current team of 14.