Created in 2012 by Armand Thiberge and Kapil Sharma, SendinBlue offers emailing and SMS sending tools accessible in SaaS mode. The company has 50,000 users in 140 countries for which it manages eMailing campaigns, newsletters, like Mailchimp or French Mailjet. The company has since offered a marketing automation solution for SMEs. “We want to increase the effectiveness of our clients’ marketing campaigns by opening up new communication channels to them.“, explains Armand Thiberge, co-founder and CEO of SendinBlue.
After a first funding of 1.6 million dollars from business angels, SendinBlue has just announced a fundraising of 30 million euros from Partech Ventures. The company has 85 employees spread across France, the United States and India. SendinBlue plans to recruit around 100 additional employees for its three offices by 2018.
We invite you to find the interview of its founder Armand Thiberge, carried out by Frédéric Hermelin during a Beyond The Pitch.