Assent is the supply chain sustainability management solution dedicated to helping complex manufacturers bring responsible products to the world.
Assent provides cloud-based SaaS solutions that help companies manage their supply chain data, facilitate stakeholder and supply chain education on regulatory and program requirements, and increase transparency between businesses.
Assent was founded in 2010 by Matt Whitteker, Jonathan Hughes and Rob Imbeault. The company is headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Assent delivers enterprise-wide supply chain sustainability solutions across product compliance, trade compliance and ESG. Exclusively focused on complex manufacturing, Assent has the industry's largest network of supplier intelligence.
Assent's SaaS platform, regulatory subject matter experts, and professional services team continuously deep-map supply chains down to every part of every product. The company's network of more than 300,000 suppliers provides access to real-time contact data.
Assent currently works with over 30 percent of S&P 500 product companies and thousands of small and medium-size businesses globally. Customers include Ashcroft, ASMI, ESCATEC, GE Appliances, Plexus, Terumo Medical, Woodward, and others.
Assent is backed by Warburg Pincus, Vista Equity Partners, Greenspring Associates, Volition Capital, First Ascent Ventures, StepStone Group, and others. The company raised $350M in Series D round on Jan 06, 2022. This brings Assent's total funding to $533.6M to date. The latest round mints Assent a unicorn with a valuation of over $1B post-money.