yourstory.com – Bengaluru-based talent sourcing startup Belong, announced that it has raised $5 million in Series A funding led by Matrix Partners India. Blume Ventures; Snapdeal co-founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal; Phanindra Sama, co-founder of redBus, and Raju Reddy, founder of Sierra Atlantic, also participated in the investment round. The funding will be invested to build team and technology.
Founded in 2014 by BITS Pilani alumnus Vijay Sharma and Sudheendra Chilappagari, Belong was running for a few months in stealth mode. Both Vijay and Sudheendra were earlier a part of Exotel. The company is now 35 member-strong distributed across data science, product engineering and customer success team.
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