Yammer Receives $85,000,000 Series E Financing Round

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  • Date
    2/29/2012
  • Company Name
    Yammer
  • Mailing Address
    410 Townsend St San Francisco, CA 94107
  • Company Description
    Yammer is a tool for making companies and organizations more productive through the exchange of short frequent answers to one simple question: ‘What are you working on?’As employees answer that question, a feed is created in one central location enabling co-workers to discuss ideas, post news, ask questions, and share links and other information. Yammer also serves as a company directory in which every employee has a profile and as a knowledge base where past conversations can be easily accessed and referenced.
  • Website
    http://www.yammer.com
  • Transaction Type
    Venture Equity
  • Transaction Amount
    $85,000,000
  • Transaction Round
    Series E
  • Proceeds Purposes
    Yammer will use the additional financing to rapidly scale its sales and engineering teams in the U.S. and internationally. This growth round of funding will also allow Yammer to consider potential strategic acquisitions and invest in building brand awareness among enterprise buyers.
  • M&A Terms
  • Venture Investor
    DFJ Growth Fund
  • Venture Investor
    Meritech Capital Partners
  • Venture Investor
    Capricorn Management LLC
  • Venture Investor
    Khosla Ventures
  • Venture Investor
    CrunchFund
  • Venture Investor
    Charles River Ventures
  • Venture Investor
    Emergence Capital Partners
  • Venture Investor
    Founders Fund
  • Venture Investor
    The Social+Capital Partnership
  • Venture Investor
    U.S. Venture Partners

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