Ben Raises $2.5M in Funding

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Ben, a London, UK-based employee benefit and reward software company, raised $2.5M in funding.

The round was led by Cherry Ventures and Seedcamp, with participation from angels including Paul Forster of, Taavet Hinrikus of Transferwise, Carlos Gonzalez-Cadenas of GoCardless (now Index Ventures), Philip Reynolds of Workday, and Matt Robinson of Nested.

The company intends to use the funds to expand operations and its business reach.

Co-founded by Sebastian Fallert and David Duckworth, Ben provides a software platform and financial infrastructure which allows SMEs to offer personalized benefits to employees. The system enables companies to personalize benefits and reward for each employee by combining a SaaS platform with per-employee Mastercards and financial infrastructure.

The company now services over 100 companies including Improbable, Lightricks and Impala.