The fundraising carried out last May would not be enough …
The American Tableau Software, specialized in the analysis and visualization of data, would like to raise 345 million dollars (248 million euros, ed) according to a new document sent to the SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission, editor’s note), the American Financial Markets Authority.
The company specifies that it wants to use the amounts raised for »working capital, sales and marketing activities […]. We may also use a portion of the net proceeds from this offering for acquisitions or investments in technologies, solutions or businesses that complement our business, although we do not have any current commitments or agreements to enter into these acquisitions or investments ”.
Founded in 2003 in Seattle, Tableau Software had already raised $ 254 million in May 2013 when it went public.