The 13 Largest NYC Tech Startup Funding Rounds of January 2021 [AlleyWatch]

The 13 Largest NYC Tech Startup Funding Rounds of January 2021 [AlleyWatch]

Originally posted on AlleyWatch

By Reza Chowdhury

Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the largest NYC Startup funding rounds in New York during January 2021.  I have included some additional information such as industry, description, round type, total equity funding raised to further the analysis for the state of venture capital in NYC

11. Brigit $35.0M

Round: Series A
Description: Brigit is a financial health app helping every American build a brighter financial future. Founded by Hamel Kothari, Len Kunin, and Zuben Mathews in 2017, Brigit has now raised a total of $38.0M in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include DN Capital, Canaan Partners, CRV, DCM Ventures, and Flourish Ventures.
Investors in the round: Abstract Ventures, Canaan Partners, Core Innovation Capital, CRV, DCM Ventures, DN Capital, Flourish Ventures, Hummingbird Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Nyca Partners, Secocha Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Sound Ventures, Thirty Five Ventures
Industry: Finance, FinTech, Internet, Mobile Apps, Personal Finance
Founders: Hamel Kothari, Len Kunin, Zuben Mathews
Founding year: 2017
Total equity funding raised: $38.0M
AlleyWatch’s exclusive coverage of this round: Brigit Raises $35M to Help the 78% of Americans That are Living Paycheck-to-Paycheck