Humu Raises $60M In Series C Funding

Humu, a Mountain View, CA-based HR technology company combining behavioral science and technology to help employees build better habits at work, raised $60m in Series C funding.

The round was led by TCV, with participation from Index Ventures, IVP, and SVB Capital, and new investors Global Founders Capital and Blue Ivy Ventures. TCV venture partner Jessica Neal, former Chief Talent Officer at Netflix, will join Humu’s Board of Directors as part of the partnership.

The company intends to use the funds to boost product development and hiring to bring behavioral science software to more companies, managers, and employees.

Led by CEO Laszlo Bock, Humu is an action management platform that makes it easy for employees to improve, every single week. The system nudges managers and their teams to build the specific habits that will lead to their organization’s success. Humu combines science and technology to pinpoint which behaviors and people skills leaders, managers, and employees need to be effective and to help customers drive outcomes like improving managers, increasing agility, building more inclusive cultures and boosting team performance.

The company works with organizations like Expedia Group, Kickstarter, and sweetgreen.