eSentire has raised US $19.5 million.
The round was co-led by existing investor Edison Partners and Georgian Partners with participation from Cisco Investments, with additional participants including Northleaf Ventures Catalyst Fund, and new investor, Information Venture Partners II.
The Ontario-based comany’s expertise in cybersecurity has contributed to its success as a leader recognized as one of Deloitte’s Fast 50 in Canada and Fast 500 in North America.
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The equity investment will enable eSentire to scale and strengthen its presence in key markets, launch operations in new geographies and verticals, and expand on early success in cloud-based threat intelligence harvesting.
“This investment recognizes our success and will help us to continue to expand our reach to protect even more clients,” said J.Paul Haynes, CEO eSentire.
“eSentire and its leadership team continue to prove their ability to innovate and effectively mitigate threats for its clients and its apparent their success isn’t slowing down,” said Lenard Marcus, Edison Partners.