Storyblok, a Linz, Austria-founded headless CMS for developers and marketers to deliver content experiences on any digital platform, raised an $8.5m Series A funding.
The round was led by Mubadala Capital, and existing investors firstminute capital and 3VC. In conjunction with the funding, Fatou Bintou Sagnang, Director at Mubadala Capital – Ventures, joined the board of Storyblok.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its platform by introducing new features including a new custom design system for third parties, agency partner listing, geo location filtering and typed GraphQL support, grow its international team and begin its global expansion with sales offices set to open in Germany and the Republic of Ireland in the coming months.
Founded by developers Dominik Angerer and Alexander Feiglstorfer in 2017, Storyblok provides a headless CMS built for both developers and business users. It is currently powering more than 60,000 projects across 130 countries. Clients include large enterprises such as Pizza Hut, Adidas, UPC, Greggs, Decathlon and tens of thousands of solo developers.
The company recently launched its eCommerce integration offering, teaming up with the leading eCommerce platforms to give customers fast and easily maintainable webshop content experiences. Integration for leading eCommerce solutions includes BigCommerce, commercetools, Shopify Plus, and Shopware.