Fishtown Analytics, a Philadelphia Pa.-based provider of an open-source data engineering platform, raised $12.9m in Series A funding.
The round was led by Andreessen Horowitz. In conjunction with the funding, Andreessen Horowitz’ general partner Martin Casado joined Fishtown Analytics’ board.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations and its development efforts.
Led by founder and CEO Tristan Handy, co-founder and Chief Product Officer, Drew Banin, co-founder and CTO Connor McArthur, Fishtown Analytics is the company behind the open-source data engineering platform dbt (data build tool), which enables data analysts and engineers to organize, cleanse, denormalize, filter, rename, and pre-aggregate data so that it’s ready for analysis.
The company has a distributed team with team members in San Francisco, Denver, Austin, and Raleigh.