CartoDB, Interactive Mapping Start-Up, Raises $8 Million.Story by Oriol Juncosa.
- Yesterday CartoDB, a leader in geospatial cloud software based in Madrid and in New York, raised a Series A round of $8m, one of the largest Series A rounds ever completed in Southern Europe, from a mix of local and international investors: Earlybird (the lead) and Kibo + Vitamina K (the locals that first spotted the opportunity).
- This exceptional result is an evidence of the high quality company that Javier de la Torre and Sergio Alvarez Leiva, CartoDB co-founders, have built for the last five years, surrounded by an A+ team of professionals, like Miguel Arias, Andrew Hill and Javier Santana, amongst others.
- I have the pleasure and the privilege of advising the company on the fund raising and rolling up my sleeves beyond the round across finance, strategy and operations matters.
- What follows is the Advisor View of the fund raising (with permission from those involved) intended to provide some…
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