FirstBest Overview

  • Founded
  • 2006
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 51
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $37.8M
Latest Deal Amount

FirstBest General Information

Description

Provider of underwriting management software to property & casualty insurers. The company provides insurance software and services that help property & casualty insurance companies to improve underwriting profitability, scale their business and achieve high service levels with agents and brokers.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Property and Casualty Insurance
Other Industries
Other Financial Services
Financial Software
Primary Office
  • 213 Burlington Road
  • Bedford, MA 01730
  • United States
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FirstBest Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Merger/Acquisition 04-Aug-2016 $37.8M 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series C1) 16-Jan-2014 00.000 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series C) 03-Apr-2012 000.00 0000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 24-Mar-2009 000 000.00 0000 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC (Series A1) 13-Nov-2007 $7M $9.3M 0000 Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 17-Aug-2007 $2.3M $2.3M 000.00 Completed Startup
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FirstBest Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series C1 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.00
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series A1 4,098,273 $0.000010 8% $1.74 $1.74 1x $1.74 14.27%
Series A 1,916,668 $0.000010 $1.2 $1.2 1x $1.2 6.68%
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FirstBest Comparisons

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HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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FirstBest Competitors (25)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Insuresoft Corporate Backed or Acquired University Park, IL 000000&0
00000000 Venture Capital-Backed Toronto, Canada 00 00.00 00000000000
000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Chicago, IL 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
00000000 Private Equity-Backed Shanghai, China 0000 0000 0000000 0000 0000
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed Cape Town, South Africa 00 000 000000000000 000
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FirstBest Executive Team (12)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Julian Pelenur Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Massood Abolfazli Vice President of Marketing & Communications
David Burns Vice President, Professional Services
Ed Giangrasse Vice President, Sales
John Belizaire Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member
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FirstBest Board Members (7)

Name Representing Role Since
John Belizaire Self Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member 000 0000
John Chu Self Board Member 000 0000
Michael Roe Self Board Member 000 0000
Neil Spector FirstBest Board Member 000 0000
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FirstBest Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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FirstBest Former Investors (6)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Eastward Capital Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Flybridge Capital Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
NewSpring Capital Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
NextStage AM Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Pilot Growth Equity Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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