Graphite Raises $15M for Remote Workforce
Graphite Solutions, Inc., a San Francisco, CA-based technology platform for enterprise companies to find, hire and manage highly skilled remote consultants on-demand, closed a $15M equity funding. This round, which brings total funding to over $20M, was led by Valor Equity Partners, Siren Ventures, with participation from existing investors Communitas Capital Partners, Accomplice, Alumni Ventures Group and Cianna Capital. In conjunction with the funding, Doug Atkin, Managing Partner of Communitas Capital Partners, joined Graphite’s Board of Directors.
“We are seeing unprecedented momentum in our business as companies are starting to realize the value that remote workers can deliver to their organizations on-demand. We are thrilled to be partnering with Valor to continue executing against our mission to enable seamless access to the world’s best independent talent,” said Vikram Ashok, Graphite’s Founder and CEO. Vikram founded Graphite after a successful career in private equity where he discovered the need for the product first-hand within his portfolio companies.
Graphite’s two-sided technology platform enables Enterprise companies to seamlessly and compliantly hire highly skilled independent consultants to address capacity and capability gaps on their teams.
The company intends to use the funds to scale its sales, marketing, recruitment, customer success and product development efforts.
Announcement: Graphite Raises $15M for Remote Workforce