Accel Partners Leads $35m Investment in 99designs to Drive Global Expansion

28th April 2011. Melbourne and San Francisco- based 99designs, the largest online marketplace for crowdsourced graphic design services, announced a $35 million first-round investment led by Accel Partners, with participation from angel investors Michael Dearing (eBay, Harrison Metal), Dave Goldberg (Survey Monkey), Stewart Butterfield (Flickr, Tiny Speck), and Anthony Casalena (Squarespace). Andrew Braccia and Ryan […]

OzForex Receives est US$80m Growth Capital From Accel Partners and The Carlyle Group

22nd Nov 2010. The OzForex Group, an online foreign exchange payments platform operating as a Macquarie Bank majority-owned subsidiary, today announced a minority growth investment from Accel Partners and The Carlyle Group. The funds will help accelerate OzForex’s expansion into North America, Europe and Asia, as well as the development of complementary product and service […]

ACCEL Partners Invests US$60m in Sydney Software firm Atlassian

15th Jul 2010. Atlassian, an Australian and global leader in software tools for streamlining product development, today announced the closing of a USD $60M investment from Accel Partners for a minority equity position. Rich Wong, Partner at Accel Partners, will join Atlassian’s board of directors. The funds will fuel Atlassian’s continued leadership in software development […]