Beekeeper, the Swiss company that had created the award-winning employee app of the same name for workplace collaboration between dispersed teams has announced that it has received an additional $10 million for their Series B funding.
The app is designed to help increase productivity, share crucial information with employees and ensure smooth operations. It can be deployed in numerous industries, from food and beverages, healthcare, manufacturing, among others.
Making a formal statement, Cristian Grossmann, the CEO and Co-Founder of the company has said that the funding will enable the company to grow and expand even faster and help connect more frontline workers around the world.
The series B extension was led by Energize Ventures, with additional investments from HighSage Ventures, SwissCanto, Thayer, Swisscom, Investiere, Alpana Ventures, and Swiss Post which brings the round’s total to $60 million. Explaining the need for giving the additional funding, Juan Muldoon, Partner at Energize Ventures said “Technology that supports frontline workers is more important than ever.
We have long believed that Beekeeper is setting the standard for how the modern frontline workforce operates and communicates, but the current crisis has given new urgency to Beekeeper’s mission”.