What does Looker do?
Looker, is the data platform company which empowers data driven companies. This software company employs business intelligence for making data accessible to organizations and data analysts. The company is established in 2011, is an inventive software firm which focuses on the intersection of engineering and economics, aiding consumer in using data for achieving success. It is approaching business intelligence industry in a new way. The company believes that businesses can only flourish when info is accessible easily and consistently defined across the total organization. The company is building the real discovery driven businesses, one customer at a time.
How much Looker was funded?
$48M in Series C on January 14, 2016 from Sapphire Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, Meritech Capital Partners and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
- $2M on March 6, 2013 from First Round and PivotNorth Capital
- $16M in Series A on August 13, 2013 from Redpoint Ventures and First Round
- $30M in Series B on March 11, 2015 from Meritech Capital Partners, First Round, PivotNorth Capital, Sapphire Ventures and Redpoint Ventures
What is next for Looker?
Looker plans to use the funding for accelerating the company’s growth through investments in marketing, sales and engineering and for further expansion of its business internationally. With the latest funding the company has raised a total of $96 million since it was launched in 2013. The company has driven 400% revenue growth by the expansion of its customers count from 150 last year to over 450 currently and the average deal size has also increased by 30%.
More about Looker
Looker was founded in 2011 by Marc Randolph, Lloyd Tabb and Ben Porterfield. It has its headquarters in Santa Cruz, CA. The company’s aim is to bring better insights and data driven decisions for enterprises at every level.