WI Harper Group | October 26, 2021 | Source: Weixin
Datablau, which provides companies with: data extraction, agile data analysis, raw data problem solving, data visualization and decision-making, has raised ~RMB100 million at in a Series A+ round of funding. The round was led by Sequoia China, with participation Linear Capital and WI Harper Group. Proceeds will be used to expand the reach of key markets.
WI Harper Group previously participated in Datablau’s Pre-Series A financing in March 2017.
Founded in 2016, Datablau is a world-class data governance platform and technical service provider. Datablau empowers customers with digital transformation capabilities by accelerating the transformation process of traditional industries, improving the operational efficiency of businesses, and releasing the growth potential of new businesses.
Earl Yu, Principal of WI Harper states, “With the rapid development of digital economy, data governance is the key to data value conversion process. By breaking through the business internal data barriers and improving data quality, Datablau realizes the output of supporting business applications and strengthens external data service capabilities. Thus, enhancing data value in actual business can allow data to become a key production factor. As an early investor of digital language, we are very confident about the value of underlying products such as data governance, and firmly continue to support the company’s progress.”
Datablau continues to improve the layout of enterprise-level data governance products. With many commercialization cases, Datablau won the Forrester NowTech Global MLDC (Machine Learning Data Catalog), and is the only selected vendor in the Asia Pacific region.
| About WI Harper Group
WI Harper is a pioneer and leading cross-border venture capital firm investing in early and expansion stage companies globally. With offices in San Francisco, Beijing, and Taipei, the firm actively oversees more than $1 billion in assets under management. Since inception nearly three decades ago, WI Harper has invested in over 400 startups and has successfully experienced more than 100 IPO and M&A exits.
We look for innovative companies and visionary founders in healthcare, technology and sustainability fields where there are high synergies and meaningful value-add cross selling opportunities. While our healthcare team is presently honing on bioinformatics and digital biology, our technology team is focused blockchain, big data, analytics, artificial intelligence, AR/VR, IoT, robotics, drones, autonomous driving, as well as digital media and green energy projects.