Tech Company Financing Transactions

Primer Funding Round

Primer secured a $40 million Series B funding round on 11/22/2018. Backers included Lux Capital, AME Cloud Ventures and Amplify Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B
Proceeds Purpose
The company intends to use the funds to expand team, language capabilities and enter new verticals, and grow its presence in Washington, D.C. and New York.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Artificial Intelligence
Mailing Address
244 Jackson St. 201
San Francisco, CA 94109
Email Address
Primer is an emerging out of stealth today wants to help companies understand massive stores of text data using AI. It uses machine learning techniques to help parse and collate a large number of documents across several languages in order to facilitate further investigation.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Sean Gourley
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Chief Marketing Officer
Karin Knox
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Chief Scientific Officer
John Bohannon
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Vice President
Brian Raymond
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VP - Engineering
Sachin Chawla
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VP - Engineering
Amy Heineike
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VP - Finance
Chris Hume
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VP - Human Resources
Suzannah Radack
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VP - Product Management
Chris Maddock
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VP - Product Management
Emmanuel Yera
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VP - Sales
Jon Wolken
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