Avaamo, a mobile messaging app designed specifically for the mobile workforce, announced a USD 6.3 million seed financing round and launch of the Avaamo mobile messaging app, available simultaneously on the Apple Store and Google Play today.
WI Harper Group led this USD 6.3 million seed round. Additional investors include Rembrandt Ventures Partners, Streamlined Ventures, Eleven Two Capital and Ovo Fund.
“The smartphone is rapidly redefining ad hoc workplace communications,” said Ram Menon, Founder and CEO of Avaamo. “Legacy enterprise communication tools have failed to keep up with a mobile-first world where requirements are being redefined by ease of use, form factor, bandwidth and battery life. Avaamo’s mission is to deliver a messaging platform that improves the productivity of today’s mobile workforce and at the same time addresses enterprise needs around scale, security, reliability and governance.”
“Avaamo is led by founders with decades of enterprise software experience,” said Peter Liu, Founder and Chairman of WI Harper. “We believe Avaamo’s founders have an outstanding track record of execution and deep understanding of needs of global enterprises. We are impressed with their clarity of vision and their ability to put together a world class enterprise software team to pursue this opportunity.”
The Avaamo says its app is Instantaneous, Private and secure – All messages are encrypted. The off the record mode offers additional security, Organized with relationships in mind, Integrated via open API and Enterprise Ready.