Headquartered in San Francisco and founded in 2012, Figma offers the leading web-based collaboration platform for interface design and other digital design cases.
This is the first tool of it’s type to be built entirely in the browser and enables an entire team’s design processes to happen in one online tool. Initially offered as a freemium model, Figma only launched its paid offering 12 months ago and has already signed clients that include Microsoft, Uber, Twitter, Square and Deliveroo. Additionally, Figma has raised over $80M from an exceptional investor syndicate that includes Venture Capitalists – Sequoia Capital, Kleiner Perkins, Index Ventures, Greylock Partners and Founders Fund. The syndicate has been joined by a number of Silicon Valley’s most successful executives – Jeff Weiner (CEO, LinkedIn), Andrew Wilson (CEO, Electronic Arts), Mike Krieger (CTO and Co-Founder, Instagram) and Dan Rose (VP Business Development and Monetisation, Facebook).
Pierre joins Figma from Mixpanel where he held the joint roles of Head of Global Sales and GM EMEA/APAC. Prior to this, Pierre was CRO of the London based fintech company DueDil and he spent the bulk of his career at LinkedIn growing their Talent Solutions business from 30 people to 800 people and $500M in revenues over a six year period.
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