Attest, a London, UK-based technology startup launched to enable every business to be consumer-focused, raised $16m in Series A funding.
The round was led by global venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates, with participation from existing investors Oxford Capital and Episode 1 Ventures. In conjunction with the funding, Crystal Huang, Principal at NEA, will join the Attest board of directors.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth in North America with the opening of a new office in New York, while expanding engineering, product and design teams.
Led by Jeremy King, Founder and CEO, Attest provides a SaaS based consumer growth platform that enables companies to engage directly with over 100 million consumers across 80 countries, in as little as 90 seconds.
Clients use Attest to learn more about their target consumers, enter new markets, build new categories, validate decisions, develop better products and services, measure their brand, track competition, all in with the goal of building new, predictable, and repeatable growth.
The client roster include notable brands such as Heineken, Walgreens Boots, Samsung, Fever-Tree, Discovery and Transferwise, Nutmeg, among others.