French start-up PayFit has raised a $107 million series D funding round (EUR90 million). Eurazeo Development and Bpifrance’s Big Endeavor fund are leading today’s round. Existing investors Accel, Frst and Xavier Niel are participating when again.
PayFit has actually been building a payroll and HR software-as-a-service platform. It lets you handle your payroll from a web browser and automate as lots of actions as possible. For instance, you can set up automate payslip generation, export your payroll information to your accounting software and get a list of payments you need to make when it pertains to pensions, health insurance, and so on
. Considered that it’s a software-as-a-service platform, whatever remains approximately date. For instance, if there are some regulative changes that require some adjustments, PayFit can upgrade its platform so that you stay certified from day one without having to think of it.
Over time, the startup has expanded beyond payroll to take on a bigger piece of the HR stack. Each employee gets its own PayFit login to access their payslips. However the business does not stop there as you can request time off and go into just how much time you’ve worked this week if you’re paid on a per hour basis. PayFit instantly informs the manager for approval.
PayFit can also become your main repository for receipts and expenditures. The company already has everyone’s bank details, which makes it much easier to transfer cash back to a staff member for a money expense.
Staff members can likewise see the company’s directory and management chain from PayFit. The HR department can set up an onboarding circulation in PayFit so that employees can request a computer system, a badge, and enter personal details as soon as they sign up with the business.
All of this probably sounds familiar if you work for a huge business that utilizes something like Workday. PayFit targets small and medium companies that don’t want to sign costly agreements with business companies. It has actually attracted 5,000 clients that utilize 100,000 employees in general– that’s an average of 20 employees per business. A few of the greatest clients consist of Revolut, Starling Bank and Treatwell.
The business is currently reside in France, Germany, Spain, Italy and the U.K. It presently has 550 staff members and it prepares to hire another 250 workers in 2021 to support its growth.
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