Leading Fast Data software vendor Intersec announces $10 Million funding led by Omnes Capital and Cisco Systems

Leading Fast Data software vendor Intersec announces $10 Million funding led by Omnes Capital and Cisco Systems
Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Paris, France-- March 8th, 2016 --  Intersec (https://www.intersec.com/en/), the leading Fast Data analytics software vendor, today announced it has closed a $10 million funding round from Omnes Capital, Cisco Systems, Harbert European Growth Capital and its banks; thereby joingning Innovacom, Highland Capital Partners Europe and CMC-CIC Innovation.
With a strong 50% growth on its core market in 2015 resulting in many new software platforms sold to both existing and new customers, Intersec has now delivered platforms to customers on every continent, expanding its original European and African base to all other regions of the world.

The company’s live solutions address various needs, from Location Data Monetization to Data Analytics and Customer-Base Management. Leading operators like Telefonica Group, MTS in Russia, Etisalat, Orange, SFR in France, Maroc Telecom, PCCW in Hong Kong, Mobinil in Egypt, Entel in Chile, Vivo in Brasil and Zain in Saudi Arabia trust Intersec.
The funding will be used to strengthen Intersec’s operations worldwide and to fuel innovation and development offering Smart Data software solutions for both the telecom industry and other verticals looking to benefit from its technology.

“Intersec is now a recognized leader in the telco Fast Data Software market. We are looking to strengthen our market position through continued growth of our traditional telco vertical and to expand into new verticals.” comments Yann Chevalier, Intersec CEO. “This funding will also be used to innovate further in building additional disruptive technology".
"We chose to invest in Intersec since they have all the right components to fulfill their ambition. The team’s technical and operation expertise, combined with their breathtaking software is an unbeatable value proposition", said Renaud Poulard, Partner at Omnes Capital. "With its Fast Data capabilities, Intersec is further enabling companies looking to make sense of their data lakes in the fields of telco, retail, transports or banking".

About Intersec
Intersec designs innovative software enabling companies to leverage their Big Data. Our disruptive technology crunches and consolidates huge amounts of data coming from heterogeneous network equipment and IT, and turns them into actionable insights in real-time. Applications range from Customer Base Management, mass-scale Location-Based Services, Fraud Management and Business Analytics.
For more information: www.intersec.com

Intersec Press Contact
Marion Choppin
Marketing Communication Director                       
Tel: +33(0)155703356
Email: marion.choppin@intersec.com

About Omnes Capital
Omnes Capital is a major player in private equity and infrastructure. With €2.1 billion in assets under management, Omnes capital provides companies with the capital needed to finance their growth and with key expertise in a number of areas: Buyout & Growth Capital, Private Debt, Venture Capital, Renewable Energy, Co-Investment, Secondary Funds of Funds. Omnes Capital was a subsidiary of Crédit Agricole until March 2012. The firm is now owned by its employees.
Omnes Capital is a signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).
For more information:  www.omnescapital.com

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