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Research-Tech Innovator Glow Takes Funding From Tractor Ventures

Glow joins Tractor Ventures portfolio

Melbourne, Australia – Research technology business Glow has taken financing to support its continued international growth from Tractor Ventures, the alternative funding provider for technology focussed start-ups.  

Glow provides high quality, fast-turnaround market research to a wide range of blue chip clients including Bain, PwC, Cadbury, Reckitt, Yellow Pages, Carat, Havas Media and many more.   It’s unique SAAS+ model puts insights specialists, analysts, market researchers and marketers in control of the collection and analysis of business critical research data to enable agile decision making.  

Glow has recently hired a number of staff into business development and operations roles to support growth in Australia, the UK and Hong Kong.   Glow will use the funds from Tractor to invest in development of its products and platform and to accelerate its international expansion. 

Glow’s CEO, Tim Clover, states, “We are thrilled to be joining the Tractor team. They have a great model and an open and friendly team with a variety of skills that can provide us  a fresh perspective as we continue to scale here and overseas.”

The seven figure investment is Tractor’s largest yet and comes on the back of other recent additions to the Tractor portfolio including globally focussed companies such as resource management software Float and audience attention measurement innovator Dr Karen Nelson-Field’s Amplified Intelligence.

Tractor CEO Matt Allen said “Glow is a fantastic addition to the Tractor Ventures roster. The ever-emerging funding opportunities we see in the market for technology-focussed companies that are growing at a sustainable pace, on their terms, is what truly excites us about our revenue based funding model. We are so excited to help support their continued growth and expansion, and we absolutely love their research capacity and ability to deliver some incredible storytelling on trends and shifts in multiple industries.’ 


All media inquiries to:

Matt Houltham
CMO, Glow

To learn more about Glow:

Derek Brown
M(AU) +61 (0)407-128-390

Neil Gupta
M(UK): +44 (0)7769 681214

About Tractor Ventures: Tractor Ventures is a flexible, revenue based financing alternative for founders who want to lead profitable technology enabled businesses.

The Tractor Ventures team is made up of some of the very best technology operators in APAC. Former founders, with extremely deep horizontal and vertical expertise, here to help you further grow a profitable, sustainable business, on your terms.