Front, an email and customer communication startup, began as a shared email inbox product that allows a company to interact with incoming emails as a team; over time, the startup has integrated more communication channels such as SMS conversations, live chats with customers on the website, Facebook messages, and more.
Laurent Perrin and Mathilde Collin co-founded Front in 2013. Since then, the company has grown steadily, and its customers now include Shopify, Dropbox, Flexport, Checkout.com, Lydia, Airbnb, and others.
Front raised a $65 million Series D round, which values the company at $1.7 billion. This latest funding round was led by Salesforce’s venture capital arm, alongside Battery Ventures. New investor PagerDuty CEO Jennifer Tejada also participated in the round, alongside existing investors Sequoia Capital, Threshold Ventures, and Uncork Capital.
Here’s a look at the pitch deck that was used to raise $65M in Series D funding for Front’s customer communication platform:
What were the slides in the Front pitch deck?
Browse the exact example slides from the pitch deck that raised $65M at a $1.7B valuation for Front.
Where to see Front’s pitch decks
The team behind Front has been generous enough to publicly share every one of their pitch decks since their $10M Series A round in 2016. Browse all of Front’s original investor presentations below on bestpitchdeck.com:
- Front Series A pitch deck — $10M in 2016
- Front Series B pitch deck — $66M in 2018
- Front Series C pitch deck — $59M in 2020
- Front Series D pitch deck — $65M in 2022
How-to create your own pitch deck like Front
We hope you learned something from the World Fund pitch deck, and that you are able to use these insights for your own business. If you’d like to, you can bookmark it at bestpitchdeck.com/front-series-d
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