4iQ Raises $30M in Series C Funding


4iQ, a Los Angeles, CA-based Cyber Intelligence company, raised $30m in Series C funding.

The round was led by ForgePoint Capital and Benhamou Global Ventures, with participation by C5 Capital, Adara Ventures and the addition of TheVentureCity. 

The company intends to use the funds to ramp investments in go-to-market activities and accelerate innovation.

Led by newly appointed CEO Kailash Ambwani, 4iQ provides adversary intelligence for organizations to measure, monitor and manage digital risk. The 4iQ IDLake™ archives more than 45 billion identity records collected from data breaches and leaks found in open sources, on the surface, social and deep and dark web. It powers 4iQ IDHunt™, an identity intelligence and attribution analysis solution used by Fraud Investigation Units, Anti-Money Laundering and Financial Crime Intel Units, and advanced Security Operations Centers. The 4iQ IDLake™ also powers 4iQ IDTheft™, used by some of the largest Identity Theft Protection service providers, security vendors and Enterprises to alert millions of consumers of exposed personal information, prevent account takeover and identity theft.

Ambwani brings a proven track record of scaling businesses with more than 20 years of leadership experience, most recently as CEO of Waterline Data, a global leader in data cataloging solutions and applications. Prior to that, Ambwani was President and CEO of Actiance, a provider of compliance, security, archiving and eDiscovery for all critical business communications.



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