Tech Company Financing Transactions

Credit Benchmark Funding Round

On 10/19/2018, Credit Benchmark received $7 million in funding from Index Ventures, Balderton Capital and private investors.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

Index Ventures (Lead Investor) (Jan Hammer)

Balderton Capital

private investors (Michael Sherwood)

Proceeds Purpose
With this new infusion of capital, Credit Benchmark plans to grow its contributor base -- with the goal of reaching 50 contributor banks by the end of 2019. It also plans to add non-bank contributors, such as insurance companies, which maintain rigorous credit risk analytics, to broaden its credit risk purview.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
12 East 49th St. 9th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Email Address
Credit Benchmark is an innovative provider of credit risk data and analytics.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Donal Smith
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Chief Executive Officer
William Haney
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Chief Technical Officer
Nick Pastoressa
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Mark Faulkner
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VP - Bus. Development
Joshua Jian
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VP - Bus. Development
Mahim Mehra
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VP - Product Management
Oliver Smith
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VP - R & D
David Carruthers
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VP - Sales
Valerie Bakare
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VP - Sales
Kieran Connaughton
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