Tech Company Financing Transactions

what3words Funding Round

On 6/30/2016, what3words announced $8.5 million in Series B investment from Aramex, Force Over Mass Capital and Intel Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B
Proceeds Purpose
The startup says other plans for the new investment including launching a voice recognition product in the smartphone, wearables and automotive sectors -- allowing for location sharing to be verbal to further increase efficiencies.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
65 Alfred Rd. Great Western Studios 301
London, W2 5EU
Email Address
Not Recorded
what3words is a global grid of 3mx3m squares. Each square has a preallocated, unique & fixed 3 word address. This means everyone and everywhere now has an address. Using words means non-technical people can find any location more accurately and most importantly, communicate it more quickly, more easily and with less ambiguity than any other system.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Chris Sheldrick
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Chief Financial Officer
Camilla Taylor
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Chief Marketing Officer
Giles Jones
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Chief Operating Officer
Jack Waley-Cohen
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VP - R & D
Mohan Ganesalingam
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