AI-Startup “” with an Office in Lviv Raised $52.5 Million

by Mila Glushchenko
Monday, October 4, 2021
AI-Startup “” with an Office in Lviv Raised $52.5 Million

American startup “” with an office in Ukraine announced the attraction of round B investment in the amount of $52.5 million

The AI-Startup develops a service in the field of knowledge management, almost all of its product team works in Lviv, Ukraine.

The company announced an impressive set of metrics this morning, including that from July 2020 to July 2021, it grew its annual recurring revenue (ARR) 4x. also disclosed that it secured a $52.5 million Series B led by Tiger Global and Insight Partners.

The team is engaged in a service that helps company employees find the information they need faster in the corporate sources. It works for AI, connects to corporate information systems, learns and helps employees get the data they need. According to, on average, employees spend about 19% of their time on such tasks (including finding colleagues to help with this).

 Almost his entire product team bases in Lviv, and its CTO Tobias Jekel even moved to Ukraine five years ago to develop an office and a project here.

Among many European countries, Tobias Jekel and his partners chose Ukrainian Lviv. They explained their decision by the following factors:

  • In their opinion, Lviv is full of potential. Although the city is large, but simultaneously it’s small enough to maintain a sense of community. And they wanted to launch an office in a city where it is easier to build connections between people.
  • Ukraine is known for exceptionally talented engineers. Here IT is a very important industry, and many young professionals are trying to build a career in this area. A large number of successful and well-known outsourcing companies work here, which have made significant contributions to the development of a strong IT ecosystem.

Also, according to Tobias words, the company is growing rapidly and Kyiv is the next possible destination for the new office, but this is in their plans for the next year

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