[ Algolia raises $53M in Series B ]

Algolia has raised $53 million in Series B funding.

Founded in 2012, Algolia provides businesses with the infrastructure, engine and tools they need to create fast, relevant consumer-grade search for their users. Its hosted search engine has already handled 1 trillion API calls, currently delivering 25 billion searches each month across 8,000 websites and mobile apps.

The company will use the new financing  to continue to bring more search innovations to apps and websites.

Funding  Series B
Founded  2012
Country  France
City  Paris, Ile-de-France
Founder / CEO  Nicolas Dessaigne
Deal Size  $53M
Investors  Accel Partners
 SaaStr Fund
 Point Nine Capital
 Storm Ventures
 Alven Capital
 Des Traynor
 Jyoti Bansal
 Clark Valberg
Previous Investors  same as above except Des Traynor,Jyoti Bansal, Clark Valberg, SaaStr Fund
 500 Startups
 Acequia Capital (Acecap)
 Lead Edge Capital
 Index Ventures
 LocalGlobe
 Solomon Hykes
 Y Combinator
  Zillionize Angel
 Ilya Sukhar
 Erik Swan
 Kevin Rose
 Anshu Sharma