5. Pymetrics $40M
Round: Series B
Select investors: BBG Ventures, General Atlantic, Khosla Ventures, MassChallenge, Salesforce Ventures
Description: Pymetrics develops neuroscience-based assessment and prediction technology for staffing services.
Industry: Artificial Intelligence, Intelligent Systems, Neuroscience, Recruiting, Staffing Agency
Funding round details: Job matching platform Pymetrics, which uses technology to remove bias in the hiring process, has raised $40M in Series B funding from investors that include Khosla Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, General Atlantic, Workday Ventures, and Jazz Venture Partners. Founded by Frida E Polli and Julie Yoo in 2013, Pymetrics has now raised $56.6M over seven funding rounds
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