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freee

Headquarters: Japan

CEO: Daisuke Sasaki
New Funding: $8 million
Round: B
Backers: DCM, Infinity Venture Partners

Founded by ex-Google SMB marketing exec Daisuke Sasaki, freee provides online accounting Software-as-a-Service for small businesses. The software is already integrated into 1,600 banks in Japan and more than 70,000 small and medium businesses. The latest round of funding will help accelerate the product development.