NEWS12 October 2016

Brandwatch expands to France

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FRANCE — Social intelligence company Brandwatch has opened an office in Paris.

According to the announcement, the opening is the first step towards the global expansion enabled by a recent $33m series C funding round from French venture capitalists Partech Ventures. 

The office will be led by Bertrand Saint-Martin, as VP for France. Saint-Martin spent the last 14 years at software developer Dassault Systèmes and in his new role will help the company expand its offering and activities in France.

“Bertrand brings extensive management experience and market knowledge," said Giles Palmer, Brandwatch CEO (pictured).

"He will be a strong asset for our expansion in France. We are determined to develop our services and expand our global footprint to fulfil the growing needs of our customers.”