The demand for personal and nonetheless virtual customer interaction is essential not only in times of COVID-19. Okomo positions itself in this area as an all-in-one online customer communication solution and is successfully expanding. In order to further expand the market reach in the D-A-CH region, a financing round worth millions was concluded.
Wollerau, March 9, 2021: Okomo, the fast-growing Swiss technology company that enables companies to offer their customer service just as easily, securely and personally online as if it were on site, announces today a financing round worth millions. The award-winning SaaS startup will use the financing to further develop its all-in-one online customer communication platform for companies and to further accelerate growth in Europe. In addition to a Swiss investor group, individual business angels who support Okomo with both strategic and operational expertise took part in the round.
Okomo’s customer base has grown significantly over the past twelve months. Today, Okomo is mainly active in the D-A-CH region. The easy-to-use communication platform is close to “plug and play” integrated into existing online applications and counts among its customers numerous small and medium-sized companies and is also used by large brands such as Siemens, BMW, Canon and Ringier Axel Springer.
The fresh capital will be dedicated primarily to the expansion of product development and sales activities to ensure the upcoming scaling of the platform. In addition, investments will be made into raising awareness of the platform within Europe.
«Customers don’t buy from companies. People buy from people. This is why we believe personal shopping experiences remain particularly important in times of digitalization. Therefore, we are very pleased that a number of experienced investors, who have extensive knowledge in the industry, have placed their trust in us and support Okomo with their expertise in growing within our core markets. In addition to continuing our expansion in the D-A-CH region, we will use the new funds to further develop our online customer communication platform, which we developed ourselves. With our fantastic team, we feel well prepared to fulfill our ambitious growth targets.»― Philipp Rutz, founder & CEO of Okomo
Founded in 2018, Okomo was able to multiply its customer base and SaaS sales as well as grow its team in the last year. This will be expanded even further through the financing round. As a finalist of the Customer Relations Awards 2020, Okomo recently won the Best Retail Cases Award 2021 in Germany and is currently nominated for numerous other industry awards in the D-A-CH region.
Okomo is the most seamless & personal way of interacting with online customers and prospects. More information: www.okomo.com.