Authess Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2015

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

Authess General Information


Developer of a software platform intended to support authoring, delivery, analysis, and reporting of authentic, performance-based assessment of candidates. The company's software puts people in real-world scenarios and then analyses it using several tools including problem-based assessments, signal tracking, and user pattern analysis, thereby enabling businesses to broaden opportunity, close skill gaps, and reduce organizational risk.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Corporate Office
  • 281 Summer Street
  • 2nd Floor
  • Boston, MA 02210
  • United States
+1 (617) 000-0000

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Authess Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Merger/Acquisition 09-Mar-2020 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC 04-Nov-2019 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Seed Round 29-Dec-2017 00.000 00.000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 09-Nov-2015 $675K $675K Completed Generating Revenue
1. Accelerator/Incubator 10-Feb-2015 $18K Completed Generating Revenue
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Authess Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Seed 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
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Authess Comparisons

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Post Valuation
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Authess Competitors (29)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
GetApp Formerly VC-backed Barcelona, Spain 00 00.00 000000&0 00.00
Pymetrics Corporate Backed or Acquired New York, NY 000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
iMocha Venture Capital-Backed Pune, India 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
Edsby Venture Capital-Backed Richmond Hill, Canada 00 00.00 00000000000 00.00
Mettl Formerly VC-backed Gurugram, India 000 00.000 000000&0 00.000
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Authess Patents

Authess Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20160378853-A1 Systems and methods for reducing search-ability of problem statement text Inactive 26-Jun-2015 00000000000

Authess Former Investors (8)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Bisk Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Cambridge Innovations Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Cambridge Technology Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
ECMC Foundation Not-For-Profit Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Edulab Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Authess FAQs

  • When was Authess founded?

    Authess was founded in 2015.

  • Who is the founder of Authess?

    Chris Kaiser Ph.D and Sundar Subramaniam are the founders of Authess.

  • Where is Authess headquartered?

    Authess is headquartered in Boston, MA.

  • What industry is Authess in?

    Authess’s primary industry is Business/Productivity Software.

  • Is Authess a private or public company?

    Authess is a Private company.

  • What is Authess’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Authess is 00000.

  • How much funding has Authess raised over time?

    Authess has raised $3.26M.

  • Who are Authess’s investors?

    Bisk Ventures, Cambridge Innovations, Cambridge Technology, ECMC Foundation, and Edulab are 5 of 8 investors who have invested in Authess.

  • Who are Authess’s competitors?

    GetApp, Pymetrics, iMocha, Edsby, and Mettl are some of the 29 competitors of Authess.

  • When was Authess acquired?

    Authess was acquired on 09-Mar-2020.

  • Who acquired Authess?

    Authess was acquired by Elsevier.

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