Verdigris Closes Strategic B-Round


Verdigris Holdings, Inc., the Phoenix, AZ-based parent company of BrightFi, a technology and operations platform to deliver banking solutions, closed a strategic B funding round of undisclosed amount.

Backers included Sterling National Bank, FIFO Capital, and Tom Ricketts, founder of Incapital, now InspereX, and chairman of the Chicago Cubs. 

The company intends to use the funds to add to its technical, sales and operations headcount and grow its product and feature offerings for both non-bank and community bank customers.

Led by Michael Coghlan, chief executive officer, BrightFi delivers a cloud-based banking as a service platform that lets financial institutions and non-banks configure, test and deploy digital banking products and bring financial services to communities that need them most.