Kirusa is one of the leading global developers of Mobile Social Media and Value Added Services enabling mobile subscribers to reach out to their family and friends. Kirusa’s solutions include the hugely successful Kirusa Voice SMS service, the world’s most advanced Voice SMS solution, used by over 30 carriers around the world. Kirusa has pioneered a suite of social media applications that facilitate mobile subscribers to interact through voice, including the Call-n-Tweet application which helps users update their Twitter status using voice. Kirusa provides an open platform with APIs to enable third parties to offer mobile applications services to mobile subscribers. Kirusa invented Voice SMS, and has filed more than 25 patent applications covering a broad array of multimodal and Voice SMS technologies. The thought leadership and technological innovations from Kirusa have helped carrier improve their ARPUs by 2-4%.It has also won AlwaysOn Global 250 in 2008, and AlwaysOn250 in 2009. The company was Silver Mobile Star Award in Mobile Consumer Messaging. Used by mobile subscribers millions of times daily, Kirusa solutions are built on its patented and patent pending technology and its highly reliable and scalable open multimodal platform. Kirusa has been recognized as one of top 100 technology companies by Silicon India, and one of top 25 emerging technology companies by Smart Techie magazine. Headquartered in New Jersey and led by an experienced team of wireless telecom executives and technologists, Kirusa has offices in three continents. ‘Kirusa Voice SMS,’ is a trademark of Kirusa, Inc.
Type
Private
HQ
New Providence, US
Founded
2001
Employees
141 (est)+3%
Kirusa was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in New Providence, US

Key People at Kirusa

Barinderpal Singh Mumick

Barinderpal Singh Mumick

VP, Operations
Raja N. Moorthy

Raja N. Moorthy

VP, Engineering
Baldeep K. Dua

Baldeep K. Dua

CFO
David A. Berkley

David A. Berkley

Chief Scientist Emeritus
Taranjit Singh Batra

Taranjit Singh Batra

VP, Sales
Surinder Singh Anand

Surinder Singh Anand

VP, Product Management

Kirusa Locations

New Providence, US
New Delhi, IN
Lagos, NG
Accra, GH
Kigali, RW
Dar es Salaam, TZ
Bengaluru, IN

Kirusa Metrics

Kirusa Summary

Founding Date

2001

Total Funding

$26.8 M

Latest funding size

$2.53 M

Time since last funding

over 3 years

Investors

Kirusa's latest funding round of $2.53 M was in August 2013. In total, Kirusa has raised $26.8 M.

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Kirusa Company Life

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