Dedicated interviewing solution Vervoe has recently announced the completion of a funding round where they secured $3.5 million USD with the assistance of leading investor, SEEK – the global marketplace operator. Out of the total, $2 million came from SEEK, but other investors included former COO of Etsy and Squarespace, Jesse Hertzberg, Zachary Lewy, Founder of Arrow Global Limited, and RusIan Kogan and David Shafer of Kogan.com. Additionally, David Shafer will be joining Vervoe’s Board of Directors.
Due to the nature of the investment, Vervoe and SEEK are in talks to discuss a potential strategic partnership.
Ronnie Fink, SEEK Managing Director of Corporate Development, discussed the occasion:
“We are pleased to support Vervoe in their growth ambitions. We know candidates are looking for ways to demonstrate relevant job skills and employers and recruiters are seeking confidence and efficiencies in the short-listing process. Vervoe is making great inroads leveraging technology to address these problems.”
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