Company coaching startup Attensi — which initially emerged out of Oslo, Norway — has raised $26 million from New York-based Lugard Street Capital, DX Ventures (a VC fund backed by Supply Hero), and current shareholder Viking Venture. The brand new funding will probably be used to develop in North America and Europe.
Attensi makes use of a ‘gamified strategy to company coaching, placing workers into 3D simulations of their office and work processes. Its opponents embrace firms like GoSkills, Mindflash SAP Litmos Skilljar.
With the pandemic shifting all workplace work to distant, digital coaching platforms like this stand to profit.
That is additionally yet one more current instance of how US VCs are ‘going searching’ for startups in Europe, placing stress on native VCs.
Attensi co-founder and co-CEO, Trond Aas mentioned in a press release: “With gamified simulation coaching, now we have mixed one of the best of office psychology with our experience in simulations and gamification to create a brand new class of coaching options.”
The corporate claims it’s skilled a 63% CAGR in annual recurring income. Its purchasers embrace Daimler Mercedes Benz, Circle Okay, Equinor, BCG, and ASDA.
Doug Friedman, a accomplice at Lugard Street Capital, mentioned: “We couldn’t be extra excited to be investing within the Attensi workforce as they work to eternally change and enhance company studying and growth via their Attensi options.”