Tech Company Financing Transactions

Kong Funding Round

Kong closed a $43 million Series C financing round on 3/29/2019. Investors included Index Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz and CRV.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C

Index Ventures (Lead Investor) (Michael Volpi )

Andreessen Horowitz (Martin Casado)

CRV (Devdutt Yellurkar)

GGV Capital (Glenn Solomon)

World Innovation Lab (Robert Theis)

Proceeds Purpose
Kong will use the funds to deliver the industry's first service control platform that acts as the nervous system for an organization's modern software architectures by intelligently brokering information across all services.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Enterprise IT
Mailing Address
150 Spear St. 1600
San Francisco, CA 94105
Email Address
Kong makes connecting APIs and microservices across today's hybrid, multi-cloud environments easier and faster than ever. We power trillions of API transactions for leading organizations globally through our end-to-end API platform.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Augusto Marietti
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Chief Technical Officer
Marco Palladino
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VP - Bus. Development
Ken Kim
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VP - Engineering
Geoff Townsend
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VP - Human Resources
Janet Phillips
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VP - Product Management
Reza Shafii
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VP - Sales
David Pieterse
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