Jun 18

KnowBe4 raised $300M in new growth funding

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Edited: Jul 1

The funding was led by KKR, with significant participation from existing investors Elephant and TenEleven Ventures. This follows the $50M Series C funding announced in Mar 2019.

Customers (incl. tech. partners*): more than 25000 customers including West Aurora School District, e+CancerCare, Insurica, UNICO Engineering, Birmingham-Southern College, Takeform, Celina Insurance Group, EMPR Group, Artesian Valley Health System, Suddath Companies, Limeade, Devry University, Proteus Digital Health.

Active CISO/CSO on the Board of Advisors: ?

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