Headquarters: San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
CEO: Simon Arkell
New Funding: $20 million
Backers: Accenture, GE Ventures, DFJ Frontier, EMC, Miramar Venture Partners, Palomar Ventures, Frost Venture Partners
Predixion, a predictive analytics startup, focuses on developing portable predictive application solutions that provide data to customers in various sectors of health care, marketing, government and e-commerce. The latest round of funding comes from current investors as well as two new ones, Accenture and GE Ventures, and is geared toward accelerating product development as well as scaling sales for future growth, according to a company statement. In addition to its backing, Accenture plans to develop analytics solutions for its customers in conjunction with the startup, using Predixion's software.