Workera Closes $23.5M Series B Financing


Workera, a Palo Alto, CA-based provider of a skills intelligence platform, raised $23.5M in Series B funding.

The round was led by Jump Capital with participation from existing investors NEA, Owl Ventures, AI Fund, and new investor Sozo Ventures. 

The company intends to use the funds to increase its comprehensive ontology to include soft skills assessments, accelerate growth and expand operations.

Led by CEO Kian Katanforoosh, Workera is a skills intelligence platform that provides organizations with actionable skills data that drives innovation across talent strategies in hiring, upskilling, and mobility. Enterprises get an objective pulse on their workforce through its configurable skills ontology and AI-powered measurement at a granular level. Utilizing Its computational psychometrics and learning, the company delivers computer adaptive assessments with personalized learning plans to companies across all industries.

Organizations, including Samsung, Siemens Energy, and the US Air Force, use the platform to intelligently invest in and support their talent.