Tech Company Financing Transactions

Forter Funding Round

Forter closed a $125 million Series E venture capital round on 11/20/2020. Investors included Bessemer Venture Partners, Felix Capital and private investors.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series E

Bessemer Venture Partners (Lead Investor)

Felix Capital (Lead Investor)

private investors (Lead Investor) (Itai Tsiddon)

Commerce Ventures

March Capital Partners (Jamie Montgomery)

NewView Capital

Scale Venture Partners (Rory O'Driscoll)

Sequoia Capital

Proceeds Purpose
The company intends to use the funds to expand its suite of solutions and global data network.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
575 5th Ave. 36th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Email Address
Forter is based on intelligent technology, years of experience and a keen understanding of merchants' needs. Our fraud prevention system is designed to be consumer-centric, blocking fraud with accuracy and at the same time enabling growth by increasing approvals and ensuring an excellent customer experience.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Michael Reitblat
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Chief Financial Officer
Aaron Barfoot
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Chief Operating Officer
Colin Sims
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Chief Technical Officer
Iftah Gideoni
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Alon Shemesh
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Liron Damri
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VP - Engineering
Oren Ellenbogen
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VP - General Counsel
Scott Buell
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VP - Sales
Marcus Holm
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