Tech Company Financing Transactions

TeleSign Funding Round

TeleSign, based in Marina del Rey, secured $40 million from Adams Street Partners, March Capital Partners and Summit Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B
Proceeds Purpose
The funding will primarily be used to invest in TeleSign's global growth strategy, as well as financing an aggressive hiring strategy for the company's product development and engineering teams.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
4136 Del Rey Avenue
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Email Address
TeleSign protects the world's largest Internet and Cloud properties by establishing and verifying Mobile Identity. Digital businesses use TeleSign's Mobile Identity platform to preserve their ecosystem by detecting a suspicious user before account creation, and to better protect their existing user base from account compromise.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Aled Miles
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Chief Financial Officer
Matt Hardy
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Chief Technical Officer
Charles McColgan
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VP - Client Services
Max Powers
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VP - Operations
Terry Somers
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VP - Product Management
Jess Leroy
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