5. Hello Alfred $40M
Round: Series B
Select investors: Invesco, New Enterprise Associates, Sherpa Capital, Spark Capital, SV Angel
Description: Hello Alfred is a New York-based disruptive commerce channel.
Industry: Grocery, Home Services, Hospitality, Laundry and Dry-cleaning, Professional Services, Retail
Funding round details: Hello Alfred, the in-home concierge service, has raised $40M in Series B funding from investors that include New Enterprise Associates, Spark Capital, Invesco, Moderne Ventures, Solon Mack Capital, and DivcoWest. Founded in 2014 by Jessica Beck and Marcela Sapone, Hello Alfred has now raised a total of $52.5M in funding over four funding rounds.
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