Socotra Raises $5.2M

Socotra, the creator of a cloud-native, productized insurance core platform, announced today that it has raised an additional $5.2m in funding on the heels of its $5.5m Series A, bringing its total funding to date to $18m. Investors included 8VC, which also led the Series A, the venture investment arm of insurance and financial services provider Nationwide, and MS&AD Ventures, the venture arm of Japan-based insurer Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance. Previous investors include a subsidiary of USAA, which invested in a seed round and again in Socotra’s Series A.



Socotra is a cloud-native platform with open configuration and APIs to allow insurers to deploy backend technology with their own engineering resources or the systems integrator of their choice.  Recall insurance-related investments here.