Wire closes $21m Series B funding led by UVC Partners · Wire

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Accelerates growth of secure enterprise communication and collaboration solution
Following 3x growth, securing five G7 government customers, and a 50% increase in customer base in 2020

Funding supports further investment in our people and product to drive federation with Messaging Layer Security technology and scaling conferencing to support large organizations with the highest security needs

BERLIN & SAN FRANCISCO, 14 April, 2021

Wire, the most secure collaboration platform, today announced it has closed a $21m Series B funding round led by VC firm UVC Partners. This investment comes off the back of Wire's 3x annual revenue growth in 2020, and a number of significant customer wins across sectors such as energy, financial services and government - including five of the G7 governments.

With remote and hybrid working models emerging as the new normal, it is critical for governments and enterprises to ensure they have the right infrastructure to maintain both productivity and security. Data protection and privacy protocols must become more robust, while remaining dynamic in the context of the world's growing cyber threats, continued geopolitical tensions and increasing complexities around privacy regulation.

"Our investment in Wire shows our strong belief in their leadership team as well as their product and trajectory to date, particularly given their phenomenal revenue growth has well outpaced the market. Wire's platform is vital for serving the needs of governments and large-scale enterprises, which require the highest levels of security and privacy in their collaboration tools." Dr. Ingo Potthof, Managing Partner at UVC Partners

Developed with the highest levels of security from the outset, Wire's platform offers messenger, voice, video, conference calls, file-sharing and external collaboration, built upon an infrastructure of…
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