New Unicorn : Front

June 29, 2022
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Communications hub startup FrontApp Inc. Founded by two French people, becomes a unicorn and has raised $65 million in new funding to accelerate investments in both product and go-to-market initiatives.  

What is Front

Founded in 2013 In Paris it’s French-american startup with 70 employees in France and 8000 clients in 100 countries with many of them are from France. For example Lydia, Aircall,etc . Front is a multi-channel inbox designed to centralize communication channels in one place. The company's multi-channel inbox app facilitates internal discussions with support for comments on each message. The service also adds collaboration and social features that allow users to chat efficiently and save time.

Front is related with 21 other companies**,** in particular through investment.

The round was raised at a valuation of $1.7 billion, giving Front “unicorn” status for the first time. Including the new funding, the company has raised $203.6 million to date. They double their valuation in less than one year and thanks to that they achieved the goal of being a new unicorn.

Front want to expand their expertise in Europe and also in France. With their new investment they think with the new tech eco-systeme in France they will grow more and help other companies grow.

Their mission and vision

The world is on course to work happier. They believe that their role is to accelerate and shape this path in three ways:

  • the product
  • the culture
  • the example they set.

They really care about the employee's well-being as it is voted one of the best places to work in San Francisco Bay for the 4th year in a row.

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Lilya
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