Nylas Raises USD 25M For Innovation in Communication APIs

Nylas, a provider of communications APIs for developers, has announced USD 25 million in Series B funding, the company said.

This round was led by 8VC and Round13 Capital, with participation from existing investors Spark Capital, ScaleUP, and Slack Fund. Additionally, new investors Citi Ventures joined the round.

Nylas provides an API platform that enables developers to quickly and securely access and process user data from any email, calendar, and contacts provider in the world. Nylas´ solution saves customers an average of 16 months and USD 2M in up-front development costs by allowing developers to efficiently integrate complex, unstructured communications data into their applications in days, providing secure and reliable pre-built integrations that are SOC 2 certified, GDPR compliant, Privacy Shield certified, and HIPAA and FINRA-ready.

Nylas is a pioneer and provider of universal communications APIs that allow developers to quickly connect their applications to every email, calendar, or contacts provider in the world.

Over 40,000 developers around the globe use the Nylas communications platform to process over 1.2 billion API requests and 15TB of data per day from providers such as Gmail, Microsoft Exchange, Outlook.com, Yahoo! and more. Nylas was founded in 2013 and has raised over USD 55M to date from 8VC, Spark Capital, Slack, Citi Ventures, Round13, ScaleUP, Data Collective, Fuel Capital, and SV Angel. Nylas customers include Comcast, Hyundai, Realtor.com, Dialpad, Freshworks, Pipedrive, Qualia and Clio. Learn more at www.nylas.com.