Pando Raises $6.9M in Funding


Pando, a San Francisco, CA-based career progression platform, raised a total of $6.9m in funding.

The round was led by Craft Ventures with participation from Lerer Hippeau, GFC, Correlation Ventures, and additional strategic investors including Jane Alexander CMO at Carta, Ashkay Kothari COO at Notion, and Des Traynor Co-founder at Intercom.

The company intends to use the new funds to expand the engineering team and to build out the go-to-market function to drive customer acquisition.

Led by Barbra Gago, Founder and CEO, Pando provides a software platform for career leveling, skills frameworks, and employee progression. It enables companies to build fair, structured, and scalable career paths for every employee–making career progression iterative, actionable, and on-demand.

Since its founding in late 2020, the company has built up a global team with hubs in San Francisco, New York, LA and Amsterdam. The company has on-boarded over 2,000 enterprise users, and customers including OysterHR, SHIPWELL, Codility, and casai.