ChatWith continues to take giant steps. Recently, the platform that promotes sales of SMEs and freelancers via WhatsApp has closed a financing round of 750,000 euros. It has been led by the investment company of Juan Roig, Angels.
ChatWith.io, founded in April 2021, is a platform that has the objective of Solve a major communication problem between companies and customers. In recent years, private customers have been leaving aside email to focus their communication on messaging, which offers a closer, more direct and faster experience.
The company, which is being promoted by the Lanzadera accelerator, makes available to its clients a set of tools to enhance their online presence through WhatsApp, facilitating consultations, previous appointments, sending budgets and payments without the need for an e-mail. commerce. There are already more than 500,000 companies that have made use of its services.
Unlike other tools, ChatWith.io does not require the use of the WhatsApp API. Any company, using WhatsApp or WhatsApp Business, can benefit, which is very important to be able to reach the 90% of companies worldwide whose size makes it impossible to reach the WhatsApp API.
Multiply turnover by five in 2022
The investment round will allow the company to consolidate the project international level, where it wants to grow solidly in markets such as Mexico, Chile, the United States, Italy or France.
In addition, it will double its workforce to 30 people to provide a better service and experience to this market segment, which requires solutions that are very easy to use from the mobile phone but with features that until now were only available to large companies. ChatWith expects to multiply its turnover by five in 2022.
“I want to thank the support of Angels and their entire team, who have been exemplary in all aspects. In entrepreneurship projects, 9 noes and one yes are received. The key is that this yes comes from a professional team that can accompany us in the following stages of the project and help us improve in all aspects of the company, as has happened”, says César Martín, founder and CEO of ChatWith.
“We invested in César because of his extensive experience as an entrepreneur in various technology companies in Spain and the United States. Thanks to ChatWith, many businesses will be able to improve the communication experience with their customers through WhatsApp, being able to respond to them in real time, making them more satisfied and, therefore, achieving more sales”, stands out for his part Pepe Peris, general director of Angels.