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Freshdesk buys former Google execs’ social chat platform Chatimity

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 | More »

San Francisco- and Chennai-based Freshdesk Inc, which provides cloud-based customer engagement software, has acquired Chatimity Software Pvt. Ltd, a social chat platform that uses artificial intelligence (AI) and chatbot technology. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. “With th...


Women-focused jobs portal Sheroes gets $1.8 mn from Lumis Partners, others

Sheroes, a career platform for women, has raised Rs 12 crore in a Series A round of funding led by Gurgaon-based investment firm Lumis Partners. The HR Fund, angel investor Rajul Garg and existing investor Raghav Bahl-led Quintillion Media also participated in the round, according to a press stateme...

2 August, 2016 | More »

Girish Mathrubootham

Freshdesk launches CRM solution for SMB sales teams

San Francisco- and Chennai-headquartered cloud-based customer service software provider Freshdesk Inc has launched a customer relationship management (CRM) solution designed for corporate sales teams. The product, Freshsales, will feature sales functions including lead, deal and account management; ...

22 June, 2016 | More »


Accel, Matrix lead $1.5 mn seed funding round in SaaS startup Zarget

Osmnez Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs SaaS (software as a service) based conversion rate optimisation startup Zarget, has raised $1.5 million (around Rs 10 crore) in seed funding led by Accel Partners and Matrix Partners. Cloud based SaaS startup Freshdesk’s CEO Girish Mathrubootham, too, p...

11 May, 2016 | More »

Girish Matrubootham, CEO, Freshdesk

Private unicorn’s no big deal, challenge is to be a public unicorn: Freshdesk’s CEO

The year 2016 will be a year for scaling up, according to Girish Mathrubootham, CEO of Freshdesk Inc. The San Francisco- and Chennai-based provider of SaaS-based customer support platform for enterprises also intends to set up its first European base. In an interview with Techcircle.in, Girish Mathr...

8 February, 2016 | More »


Freshdesk acquires Konotor for in-app customer support play

Tiger Global Management-backed Freshdesk Inc has acquired in-app customer support platform Konotor for an undisclosed amount. Konotor allows businesses to talk to their mobile app users by creating a chat inbox inside the app. “Mobile-­first companies face a unique set of challenges in customer s...

16 December, 2015 | More »


Freshdesk launches integrated cloud telephony feature Freshfone

SaaS-based customer support platform Freshdesk Inc has launched its integrated telephony feature called Freshfone. It is a virtual cloud-based contact centre software that allows staff to handle telephone-based queries through its unified service. Talking to Techcircle.in earlier this year, Girish M...

31 October, 2013 | More »


Freshdesk crosses 11k customers, to launch chat and automated phone-based support

SaaS-based customer support platform Freshdesk Inc has come a long way since it was launched in 2010. It now has a customer base of 11,000 from over 18 countries. Majority of its customer base is small and medium businesses (SMB) but it has now started to attract larger companies too. It counts firm...

1 October, 2013 | More »


Freshdesk launches mobile software development kit for iOS developers

SaaS-based customer support platform Freshdesk has launched a free mobile software development kit (SDK) for iOS developers, which it claims, will help identify and solve issues related to customer support within mobile apps. Set up in 2010 by Girish Mathrubootham and Shan Krishnasamy, the Chennai-b...

9 November, 2012 | More »