Zorus Raises $9M in Series A Funding


Zorus, Inc., a Norwalk, Conn.-based cybersecurity software company, closed a $9m Series A funding.

The round was led by Asymmetric Capital Partners with participation from Innospark Ventures and existing seed investor General Catalyst.

The company intends to use the funds to introduce new services to its cyber security suite adding extensive detection and response security solutions on top of its filtering engine.

Founded in 2017 by CTO Greg Gage and led by CEO Ian McChord, Zorus focuses on developing innovative new technologies for the I.T. channel, providing cybersecurity products to MSP partners to help them grow their business and protect their clients. The company sells A.I.-focused web filtering and productivity monitoring software as a service through the managed service provider network. The company also announced the formation of a new board of directors that includes Austin McChord, founder and CEO of Datto until the company’s acquisition, and currently CEO of Casana; and Paul Sagan, a senior advisor at General Catalyst, and formerly CEO of Akamai and Non-Executive Chair of Datto.