Tech Company Financing Transactions

Paradox Funding Round

Paradox closed a $200 million Series C venture capital round on 12/28/2021. Investors included Sapphire Ventures, Stripes Group and Thoma Bravo.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C
Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds purposes were not disclosed.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Enterprise IT
Mailing Address
6330 E. Thomas Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Email Address
We are Paradox, the AI company that believes recruiting is a people game. Our flagship product is Olivia, the AI recruiting assistant obsessed with improving and reinventing the candidate experience. Olivia helps companies capture and screen candidates, improve conversions, and answer all candidate questions. She delivers one-to-one candidate experience at scale, and even handles interview scheduling.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Aaron Matos
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Chief Financial Officer
Ross Grainger
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Chief Marketing Officer
Josh Zywien
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Chief Operating Officer
Marc Chesley
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Olivia Matos
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Vice President
Kat Drum
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Vice President
Sylvia Miller
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Vice President
Eleanor Vajzovic
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VP - Client Services
Benjamin Bromberg
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VP - Client Services
David Stiefel
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VP - Engineering
David Stevens
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VP - Human Resources
Jessica Rush
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VP - Marketing
Jenny Budwig
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VP - Product Management
Adam Godson
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VP - Product Management
Stephen Ost
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