The Hague, 16 April 2020 – The Rabobank Startup & Scale-Up team has provided EUR 1.5 million growth funding to scale-up Cybersprint. This The Hague-based company is a fast-growing Dutch cyber security company with large financial institutions, governmental organisations and large corporates as its customers. The growth facility enables a rapid international expansion of the company.
Other existing investors in Cybersprint include KPN Ventures, Vortex and Innovation Quarter. Cybersprint is dedicated to making the world more cyber-secure and is the European leader in Digital Risk Protection. The company developed a unique Digital Risk Protection SaaS-platform that works 24/7 as an automated ethical hacker, continuously in search of online vulnerabilities.
Roderick van Loon (accountmanager) from Rabobank:
“With its cyber security technology, Cybersprint fits very well with our ambition to contribute to sustainable growth for entrepreneurs and improving the level of digitisation in companies.”
Cybersprint enables its customers to unveil and mitigate online risks. As passionate believers in automation and data quality, they built a Digital Risk Protection platform to automatically map an organisation’s online footprint and its risks over a broad range of digital channels. By providing continuous, real-time and actionable insights into customers’ digital attack surface, customers regain control over their digital infrastructure and are equipped to combat cyber-threats. The latest feature Cybersprint is introducing is automating third-party risk management.
Pieter Jansen (CEO) from Cybersprint:
“The financing by the Rabobank Startup & Scale-Up team helps us to continue developing our platform and to expand to more partners and customers. We want to accelerate our reach and services, especially in an international context. I am excited about the next steps we can take with the support from Rabobank, and what we can learn from their knowledge and experience.”
About Rabobank Startup & Scale-Up team
An innovative idea can be the driving force behind the economy or give an impulse to job creation. This is why Rabobank supports starting technology-driven entrepreneurs. The bank also regularly draws inspiration from the fresh new ideas introduced by these entrepreneurs to help shape the future of the banking industry.
Robbert Lut (Startup & Scale-Up banker) from Rabobank Startup & Scale-Up team:
“The Rabobank Startup & Scale-Up team is dedicated to helping startups and scale-ups, with the goal of increasing their success rate and accelerating the pace of innovation by helping entrepreneurship with funding, (startup) knowledge and our network power.”