Cyber Guru, a Milan, Italy-based cyber security awareness training platform, raised € 3.6M in Series A funding.
The round was led by P101 SGR, which invested €2.1m through its second fund, P102, and through ITALIA 500 (Azimut Group), with participation from Adara Ventures, which invested €1.5m.
The company will use the funds to further product development and scale internationally across Europe.
Founded in 2017 by Gianni Baroni, CEO, and bootstrapped until this round, Cyber Guru is a Cyber Security Awareness training platform designed to increase company’s cyber resilience by strengthening the human factor. The platform strengthens the human factor, converting it from a weak link in an organisation’s defence chain against cybercriminals to the first line of protection.
Cyber Guru has grown 600% in the last 12 months, adding more than 30 leading corporations and public administrations as customers.