【200324 Kr-asia】Singapore-based cybersecurity company Horangi has raised USD 20 million in a Series B funding round led by Southeast Asia-focused private equity firm Provident Growth. The investment included cash from Singapore-based Monk’s Hill Ventures, Australia’s Right Click Capital, as well as Singaporean venture debt fund Genesis Alternative Ventures. This new investment brings the company’s sum of raised funds to USD 23.1 million.
【谷歌翻译 未经校对】总部位于新加坡的网络安全公司Horangi在B轮融资中筹集了2000万美元，该轮融资由专注于东南亚的私募股权公司Provident Growth领投。这项投资包括来自总部位于新加坡的Monk’s Hill Ventures，澳大利亚的Right Click Capital以及新加坡风险债基金Genesis Alternative Ventures的现金。这项新投资使公司的募集资金总额达到了2310万美元。
Horangi will utilize the fresh cash to boost its expansion plans in Southeast Asia, according to an official statement. The company will also enhance the capabilities of its cloud computing product Warden, as well as improve its artificial intelligence and machine learning tech capacities to counter cyber threats. Moreover, Horangi will expand its team to 160 people to bolster the company’s presence in Singapore and Indonesia, where demand for cybersecurity solutions is high.
The company was founded in 2016 by cybersecurity experts Paul Hadjy and Lee Sult, who have experience working in major tech companies such as Grab and Palantir Technologies. Horangi provides security software and services backed by a team of CREST-certified global cybersecurity experts in Asia. Since its establishment, Horangi has worked with more than 200 tech companies, including big names like Gojek, Ninja Van, Shopback, and Tiket.
该公司由网络安全专家Paul Hadjy和Lee Sult于2016年创立，他们在主要技术公司（例如Grab和Palantir Technologies）工作过。Horangi提供由亚洲CREST认证的全球网络安全专家团队支持的安全软件和服务。自成立以来，霍兰吉已与200多家科技公司合作，其中包括Gojek，Ninja Van，Shopback和Tiket等知名公司。
Its flagship product, Warden, protects organizations from critical security threats and compliance violations in the cloud, such as misconfigurations, non-standard deployment, and insecure key management. Horangi’s other services, like penetration testing and vCISO (virtual chief information and security officer) provisions, also help organizations of all sizes to stay ahead of cyber threats.
Horangi is a partner of Amazon Web Service (AWS), and it was recently appointed as the first cybersecurity partner of Tokio Marine Insurance Singapore in the Asia Pacific region.
Horangi是Amazon Web Service（AWS）的合作伙伴，最近被任命为Tokio Marine Insurance Singapore在亚太地区的第一位网络安全合作伙伴。