ThoughtRiver’s $10 Million Series A Funding Round


Goodwin Procter LLP advised Octopus Ventures on the deal.

Octopus Ventures led ThoughtRiver’s $10 million Series A funding round. Existing seed investors Crane, Local Globe, Entrée Capital, Syndicate Room, and angel investor Duncan Painter also participated in the round.

Octopus Ventures is one of Europe’s largest and most active Venture Capital firms investing in startups in the areas of health, money and deep tech. ThoughtRiver provides contract pre-screening services to in-house legal teams and law firms to increase sales velocity and deal throughput. ThoughtRiver has offices in New York, Singapore, London, Cambridge, and Auckland, and will use the new funding for further growth in the U.S. and expanding integrations with major tech partners.

The Goodwin team was led by Ali Ramadan (Picture), Ella Donegan, and Zena Hadjiargyrou, and included Rich Matheny, James Brower, Gretchen Scott, and James Taylor.

Involved fees earner: James Brower – Goodwin Procter; Ella Donegan – Goodwin Procter; Zena Hadjiargyrou – Goodwin Procter; Richard Matheny III – Goodwin Procter; Ali Ramadan – Goodwin Procter; Gretchen Scott – Goodwin Procter; James Taylor – Goodwin Procter;

Law Firms: Goodwin Procter;

Clients: Octopus Ventures Ltd;