Ascend raised a $30M Series A led by Index Ventures to continue modernizing the insurance industry’s financial infrastructure.
How did Anurag Goel turn side-projects into a company?
A graduate of IIT in India and employee #8 at Stripe, Anurag joined SPC knowing only that he wanted to take on big problems. He built apps around healthcare, deep learning, and real-time communication, while helping other members with their projects. All this building and feedback revealed the opportunity for Render, a zero DevOps cloud platform Anurag founded out of SPC that has raised $26.75M and become one of the fastest growing tools in the developer ecosystem.